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IMC New Project

Welcome to the IMC New Project working group's wiki page.

Photo.indy as an example

A request was made for phot.indymedia as a subdomain for an indymedia project. An example to play around with some questions that could be asked.... NewProjectPhoto

Email Lists

The work of this group is done on the new-project email list -- you can subscribe to the list and read the archives of the list.


Clara has suggested these questions to be asked about each new project:

  • what this url is for: event / working group / etc:
  • if it is for an event or: for how long, and what the ideas are for afterwards
  • contact technical
  • contact editorial group
  • existing contacts with indymedia? like are people already engaged in indymedia?
  • short introduction
  • a commitment to the PrinciplesOfUnity


Domain Names

A suggested name for projects that are event specific is for on-going projects it is it has also been suggested that domain names be used.

Another suggestion is and and both of these names have been registered.

Another suggestion is: (topicname)

Also, since has become official, it has been suggested that for North American events (dnc, rnc, etc) they be Or something like that!

Application Form

This is a draft form that doesn't actually do anything!

Background Discussion

  • GlobalThemes - please read the discussion relating to issue/theme based IMCs.

New Local, Geographical IMCs

  • See NewImc for the process for new local, geographical IMCs - some elements for project IMCs should be the same, some should be different.

The global Indymedia search engine

An idea to create - a search engine that includes all indymedia sites. See NewProjectSearch

Fixed typo - JoeBos - 05 Jan 2004
Topic revision: r11 - 20 Oct 2006, SerpicO
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