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Posts from January, 2013

Improvements to the Reviewer Program

The reviewer incentive program has been running for a few months now, and a few reviewers are already on Level 5! Since this is a new program, we’ve been monitoring the point accumulation and listening to feedback, and have decided to make a few changes. Point Distributions To spread out the points more evenly between… Continue reading

Categories: developers

Themes on AMO

Personas has officially joined the Themes family on AMO! The renaming is finally complete, and we’d like to thank you for your patience. People looking for ways to change the look of their Firefox no longer have to worry about the difference between a “background” theme and a “complete” theme. Simply click over to the… Continue reading

Categories: end users, themes

Add-ons Update – Week of 2013/01/09

I post these updates every 3 weeks to inform add-on developers about the status of the review queues, add-on compatibility, and other happenings in the add-ons world. In case you missed it, give 2012 in Add-on Reviews a look. It’s a good overview of what the review team did last year and how it compares… Continue reading

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Categories: compatibility, developers, documentation

Add-on SDK 2013 Roadmap

During December I worked with the rest of the SDK team as well as other stakeholders to develop a product road-map for the SDK for the next year. This road-map planning is critical as 2013 promises to be a very eventful year for both the Jetpack team and the SDK, and I think a very,… Continue reading

Categories: developers, general, jetpack, sdk

2012 in Add-on Reviews

As we begin 2013, I thought it’d be a good idea to look back and see what we accomplished last year. Overall it was another good year for the review team, full of challenges and successes. This year we had three major events: New Year’s Challenge, where you cleared the review queues for the first… Continue reading

Categories: developers, general