Author: Topher DeRosia

A New Sponsor: rtCamp

This last week you may have noticed a new sponsor for the essay. rtCamp is testing a new model for me, sponsoring a single essay, as opposed to the recurring model we’ve been using. It worked well enough that we have a different sponsor already for next week, which I’ll introduce then. rtCamp has been …

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Accepting Donations

Over the years people have occasionally said, “You should have a donation form; I’d like to help support HeroPress”. Recently a particularly deep conversation convinced me that allowing people to take part financially is a different, broader way for others to contribute to HeroPress. Since HeroPress doesn’t exist without its contributors, I consulted them first …

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HeroPress Downloads

Did you know that HeroPress has stuff you can download?  For a while now we’ve had a plugin available, but this evening I posted some cool wallpapers.  I made them about a year ago, but had them only on my personal site. Now they’re available on this site as well. I’m interested to know if …

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Scholarship Update

The Up and Running Scholarship has been open for 10 days now, with 9 more to go! We’ve gotten many applications, from all of the world.  I’ve been really pleased with the diversity of the applicants. They really are all over the map, both in location and gender. Several people have come to me privately …

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