CC Developers: For general technical discussion open to all members. Join
on Google Groups or by sending an email to
CC Usability Announcements: Announcement-only list for users to sign up for
usability testing. Join on Google Groups or by
sending an email to
Creative Commons has a large Slack community with sub-communities for tech/developers (of course), the CC Global Network, specific countries, open education, GLAM, and more. It is open to the public and you can sign up here. If you're not familiar with Slack, please read "Getting Started" on Slack's usage guide. Information on joining a specific channel is on "Join a channel".
Once you join, please introduce yourself in the
The channels most relevant to CC's developer community are:
|Channel||Discussion related to|
||GSoC, GSoD, Outreachy, and other internships|
||cc-chooser project (new CC license chooser)|
||cc-licenses project (CC Licenses formatting and translation)|
||mp project (CC Platform Toolkit)|
||wp-plugin-creativecommons project (creativecommons WordPress plugin)|
||general technical issues, new tech blog posts, etc.|
||general usability issues, seeking feedback on new releases of CC products from the community, etc.|
#cc-announcementschannels when you sign in to Slack for the first time.
#generalis for general purpose discussions relevant to CC.
#cc-announcementsis reserved for important announcements from CC staff.
We don't use IRC much, but if you'd like, you can join the
#creativecommons-dev channel on Freenode. This
channel is mirrored to the
#cc-developers channel on Slack so that messages
posted on Slack show up on IRC and vice-versa.