Platforms to consider

Websites and/or software that might meet the requirements to be part of the CN. Please include status for each. OneClimate (site). Not open source or with open protocols, but have expressed an intention to work with the Coalition model, i.e….
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Writing for the Web

Writing for the Web (e.g. people scan rather than reading word for word) Writing Style for Print vs. Web We should accept that the Web is too fast-paced for big-picture learning. No problem; we have other media, and each has…
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Platforms to consider

Please include status for each. OneClimate (site). Not open source or with open protocols, but have expressed an intention to work with the Coalition model, i.e. interoperability. Watch this space. Status: Site is operational; no interoperability yet? Upcoming open source…
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Interoperability

You do not have to understand how the internet works in order to play casino games at http://casinochoice.ca. It is very easy. Interoperability lets different platforms share information. It is helped by:open protocols, data portability (See Wikipedia:DataPortability and the DataPortability.org…
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Non-federated platforms

these could be pertinent if steps are made towards interoperability, allowing connections between each other and with other social network platforms: Kopernik Connecting donors and needs around appropriate technology solutions worldwide. Global Action Plan An ambitious, coordinated (multi-site) project in…
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Protocols

To understand how online slots work, you must understand how the internet works. It is a complex yet very straight forward process. Open protocols in software and websites enable easier and more reliable interoperability. Open protocols are the basis of…
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Meshworks

With a growing variety of existing social networks, including many with intentions related to those of COTW, we are considering methods of aggregating and interconnecting networks instead of competing for limited attention and inputs. Such a “meshwork” might exist as…
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Collaborative editing

The most established and proven form of collaborative editing. Wikis usually don’t allow instantaneous updates, so editing by more than one person at one time can cause edit conflicts. MediaWiki is the most established and proven wiki software, being used…
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Why Federation

There is value and logic in using a single platform. E.g. in the area of the Green Knowledge Trust, Appropedia is actually the product of mergers between several wikis.[1] However, the idea of a single platform has some big drawbacks….
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