Grant for the Web, a $100m Plan to Spur New Business Models for Online Creators

Good news for people and groups working on ways to empower creators: Today, Coil announced Grant for the Web, a new $100 million fund to benefit creators and promote the open Web Monetization standard. Grant for the Web is funded and led by Coil, in collaboration with Creative Commons and Mozilla. The fund hopes to … Read More “Grant for the Web, a $100m Plan to Spur New Business Models for Online Creators”

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Book Preview: “Creative Commons for Educators and Librarians”

Over the last several months, Creative Commons has collaborated with the American Library Association (ALA) on the first-ever print complement to the CC Certificate program—and we are thrilled to announce that the book will be available in November!   The CC Certificate program is Creative Commons’ official training in open licensing. It targets copyright law, CC … Read More “Book Preview: “Creative Commons for Educators and Librarians””

You Loved the 2019 CC Global Summit Logo, So We Put it on a T-Shirt

We’re excited to release our latest Teespring campaign that features the artwork created by João Pombeiro for the 2019 CC Global Summit! When we asked Portuguese artist and filmmaker, João Pombeiro to design a logo for the 2019 CC Global Summit, we were confident he would create something that would capture the global movement for … Read More “You Loved the 2019 CC Global Summit Logo, So We Put it on a T-Shirt”

SELF Magazine and the AAP Promote Vaccine Awareness Through CC-Licensed Images

Today, SELF magazine released a collection of new CC-licensed photos created to increase awareness about vaccines and promote accurate information about immunizations. The project, developed in partnership with the American Academy of Pediatrics, includes several dozen high-quality images made by photographer Heather Hazzan. These photos are available to the public as a free alternative to … Read More “SELF Magazine and the AAP Promote Vaccine Awareness Through CC-Licensed Images”