This is a very good question.
The quick answer is: Yes - they can work together, but not without a
lot of pushing and pulling. It is less than ideal and would require
somebody that really knows their databases and general programming
languages (php and ruby).
Just to let folks know: Spot.Us is going to start its next
development phase soon (Septemberish) and the site will begin to
improve again so that it will be more functional for people and easier
On Jul 9, 4:02 pm, Nathan Moore <thetallnat...@gmail.com
> Hi all,
> Nathan Moore here, the General Administrator at Free Speech Radio News.
> Just joined this Google group to look at some details of rolling out the
> Spot.Us model as a component of FSRN's operations. We're looking at this as
> a way to solicit donations for and increase the presence of some of our
> reporting that is very rare in the U.S. -- particularly our on-the-ground
> reporters in Pakistan, Gaza, Iran, etc.
> Many thanks to David for pointing me tohttp://www.digidave.org/2009/03/how-to-build-your-own-community-funde.