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IndieWebCamp 2014 was a distributed IndieWebCamp Summit held across three cities (and timezones) from 2014-06-28…29, in Portland, New York City, and Berlin.

IndieWebCamp 2014

Own your data.

We should all own the content we're creating, rather than just posting to third-party content silos. Publish on your own domain, and syndicate out to silos.

Join us for two days of brainstorming & creating at IndieWebCamp 2014 and be a part of advancing & growing the indie web.
  • When: from June 28, 2014 () at 9:30am through June 29 () at 6pm
  • West Coast: Esri R&D Center, Portland, 309 SW 6th Ave, Ste. 600, Portland, OR, US, 97204. http://pdx.esri.com
  • East Coast: The New York Times Building, 620 8th Ave, New York, NY, US, 11225.
  • Berlin: The Agora Collective, Mittelweg 50, Neukölln, Berlin, Germany, 12053. http://agoracollective.org
  • URL: http://indiewebcamp.com/2014


  • Schedule - see for links to sessions inline in schedule spots


West Photos

Day 1: 29 people pictured

Day 2: 28 people pictured

See also:

East Photos

Day 1:

"Your high school's yearbook club just graduated and knows HTML"—Chloe Weil

Day 2:

Further East Photos

Day 2:

Dinner after Indie Web Camp Berlin, 2014


Additional listings:

Also consider signing up for Open Source Bridge, June 24-27, 2014 also in Portland (register for OSBridge 2014 on Eventbrite).


Remote Indiewebcamp Parties

Indiewebcamp has a strong tradition of remote participation, typically utilising IRC, google hangouts and etherpad during as well as after the event. If you can't get to the Portland event, consider remote participating or finding/running an indiewebcamp remote party near you.

Indieweb Remote Parties:


See buttons and put one your blog/site sidebar for IndieWebCamp 2014!


Blog and post about IndieWebCamp. See what others are posting: http://tagboard.com/indiewebcamp

Help Out


Bridgy is an open source project and proxy that implements backfeed as a service. Bridgy sends webmentions for comments, likes, etc. on Facebook, Twitter, Google+, and Instagram.


Known is a flexible, IndieWeb-compatible platform for building personal and community sites. (formerly Idno)


&yet is a different kind of consulting company who builds software for people first.

Esri Portland

Esri Portland is graciously hosting the 2014 event in Portland.

The New York Times

The New York Times is graciously hosting the 2014 event in NYC.

The Agora Collective

Agora Collective is graciously hosting the 2014 event in Berlin, Germany and dinner is being provided by Jolocom

West Sponsors

West Coast (Portland) sponsors:

  • Friday Pre-party: Known
  • Venue: Esri R&D Center Portland
  • Breakfast Saturday: Bridgy
  • Coffee Saturday: p3k
  • Lunch Saturday: food cart lunch!
  • Dinner Saturday: Esri
  • Breakfast Sunday: Bridgy
  • Coffee Sunday: p3k
  • Lunch Sunday: Bridgy

East Sponsors

East Coast (New York) sponsors:

  • Venue: New York Times
  • Breakfast Saturday: New York Times
  • Coffee Saturday: New York Times
  • Lunch Saturday: &yet
  • Dinner Saturday: Mozilla
  • Breakfast Sunday: New York Times
  • Coffee Sunday: New York Times
  • Lunch Sunday: &yet

Further East Sponsors

Berlin, Germany sponsors:


Put suggestions for Indie Web Camp 2014 here, inline or as links to your own notes.


This is our unordered "to-do" (GTD next-actions) list for IndieWebCamp 2014. Strike and sign done items and move them to the done section.

  • improve the design and layout of this page since it will be the primary point of entry for many people
  • create Calagator event and add it to the lanyrd, plancast links above (and on Main_Page and on Guest_List.
  • Add target audience (Who is this event for?) for web developers & designers.
  • Find sponsors, advertise them through Twitter and other means
  • Add Login / Register on top left of nav bar, so it's easier to find.
  • buy a bunch of the large sticky note pads (multiple colors is good, extras to share with OSBridge even better)
  • print "Hello My URL is" nametacs
    • be sure to include Name, URL, other URLs (gtalk, twitter, github), and "IndieWebCamp.com/2014" on it.

See also the overall to-do page for IndieWebCamp.com in general.


Other Activities

Other activities to check out in Portland/NYC/Berlin before / after IndieWebCamp

Get Your Flights and Hotel

Flights: If you're flying from the SF/Bay Area to Portland (PDX), Alaska, Southwest, and Virgin America are recommended and have frequent flights to PDX. Virgin America also flies SFO-JFK or Newark.

Portland Hotels:

  • Ace Hotel
  • Paramount Hotel
  • Nearby AirBNB

New York Hotels:

  • Element New York Times Square West, 311 W 39th St, New York, NY 10018
    • just a couple of blocks from the New York Times building
  • Club Quarters-Midtown, 40 W 45th St, New York, NY 10036

Berlin Hotels:

  • ...

See Also

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2022 Analog Meets Online (P)Personal Libraries (P)Create Day March (O)DüsseldorfCreate Day July (O)BerlinCreate Day September (O)How to Make the IndieWeb More Approachable (P)Create Day December (O)
2021 Respectful Responses (P)Webmentions Beyond Webmention.io (P) • Very Sensitive Data (P)Create Day July (O)Microsub (P)IndieAuth (P)Gardens and Streams II (P)Create Day October (O)IndieAuth 2 (P)DüsseldorfCreate Day December (O)
2020 OnlineAustin London (O)Garden & Stream (P)West (O)Micropub (P)IndieAuth (P)Get Started with WP (P)microformats2 (P)Friendly WP Themes (P)East (O)Create Day (O)
2019 AustinOnlineNew HavenBerlinDüsseldorfUtrecht9th IndieWeb Summit (Portland)AmsterdamOxfordNYCBrightonBerlin2SF
2018 BaltimoreDüsseldorf8th IndieWeb Summit (Portland)SFOxfordNYCNürnbergBerlin
2017 BellinghamDüsseldorfNürnberg7th IndieWeb Summit (Portland)IstanbulNYCBerlinAustin
2016 NYCMITNürnbergDüsseldorf6th IndieWeb Summit (Portland)NYC2BrightonLA (Santa Monica)BerlinMIT2
2015 Cambridge MAGermany (Düsseldorf)Portland & Brighton (5th Summit) • EdinburghMITSF
2014 SFNYCPortland/NYC/Berlin (4th Summit)UK (Brighton)Cambridge MAOnline
2013 Portland (3rd Summit)UK (Brighton)Hollywood
2012 Portland (2nd Summit)UK (Brighton)
2011 Portland (Summit)
  • To-do - general IndieWebCamp to-do items