FROM THE OURLOCALITY BLOG
Many of you are updating your websites hosted on the ourlocality platform. This is great, for never before have we needed timely and accurate information. But, some updates won't reach the parts they need to reach, so here's some tips on making sure your post hits the...
You want your own domain, it's cheap isn't it? One extreme case I got hired to help out with had purchased over 20 for a brand new initiative. It had sunk a lot of money into the new initiative, so maybe they thought this domain acquisition spree was an incidental...
Since 2010 we have provided free webspace for all kinds of locally based projects. OurLocality is open to anyone, to organisations, clubs, societies and individuals. The free offering has been available on a DIY basis with free assistance for unfunded projects or...
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We live in a global world, but one which still revolves around things local.
Most publishing models still rely heavily on advertising.
Not only is Ourlocality locally-based but its advert-free.
More’s the point we don’t use personal information for marketing.
Who is Ourlocality?
It could be you!
Ourlocality is everyone, and anyone with an East Lothian connection.
Individuals, community groups, small businesses, community councils and much much more.
In fact anyone with a legitimate connection with the county can claim a site and start publishing within minutes.
We use a popular opensource software platform, based on WordPress, with lots of security built-in.
We foster an environment that encourages free thinking, debate and communication.
We want local democracy flourish and provide people a platform for any cause, however small.
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