How are you celebrating Creative Commons 10 year anniversary?

How will you celebrate Creative Commons' 10 year anniversary?

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Release new work under a Creative Commons license
15 votes
Attend a user group meeting
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Remix existing work
5 votes
Tell a co-worker
9 votes
Get a friend to use a Creative Commons license
6 votes
Other (tell us in the comments)
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Creative Commons is celebrating 10 years of helping artists, writers, technologist, and other creators share our knowledge and creativity with the world. We've been able to maximize our digital creativity, sharing, and innovation. For example, governments are using Creative Commons for their open data portals.

Earlier this year, the UC Santa Cruz library adopted a Creative Commons (CC-BY) license for all of its content. YouTube now has over 4 million videos available under Creative Commons, allowing everyone to remix and edit the videos.

"If you want to give people the right to share, use, and even build upon a work you’ve created, you should consider publishing it under a Creative Commons license." —Creative Commons

Join Creative Commons during a 10 day celebration of their mission and worldwide successes from December 7-16. Tell us how you plan on celebrating and then find out more about the anniversary activities.



If you're near Research Triangle Park (RTP) in North Carolina on the evening of December 12, join Red Hat, New Kind, and for the Triangle Creative Commons 10-year celebration.


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Jason Hibbets
Jason Hibbets - Jason Hibbets is a senior community evangelist in Corporate Marketing at Red Hat where he is a community manager for He has been with Red Hat since 2003 and is the author of The foundation for an open source city. Prior roles include senior marketing specialist, project manager, Red Hat Knowledgebase maintainer, and support engineer. Follow him on Twitter: @jhibbets