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The Open Source Initiative

The Open Source Initiative
Open source software is software that can be freely used, changed, and shared (in modified or unmodified form) by anyone. Open source software is made by many people, and distributed under licenses that comply with the Open Source Definition. The Open Source Initiative (OSI) is a global non-profit that supports and promotes the open source movement. Among other things, we maintain the Open Source Definition, and a list of licenses that comply with that definition. See our about and history pages for more. OSI Membership

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Top 50 Open Source Companies: Where Are They Now? glasses When The VAR Guy launched his website in January 2008, our resident blogger kept a super close eye on open source channel partner programs. At one point, The VAR Guy published the Open Source 50 -- tracking how the top open source companies were working with VARs and IT service providers. Programmatically Assign Menus To Theme Locations In WordPress In this tutorial we are going to look at how we can programmatically set a menu to a menu location. In WordPress you assign a menu to a location by going to the menu page in the admin area and click on manage locations this will take you to the page /wp-admin/nav-menus.php?action=locations. From here you will see a list of all the locations assigned to your theme with a dropdown where you can choose what menu you want to assign to the location.

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How to Turn 1 Piece of Content Into 100 Content is King. Oops. I mean, Quality Content is king. As you already know, content can be made available in different forms; ArticlesSlideshowsQuizPinterestInfographicVideoTwitter TweetsFacebook PostsVisitor-Generated Content In this article, I’m going to share with you how to turn just one piece of content into 100 and above using a well-known technique called “content repurposing”.

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