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The Numbers

The ds106 flow includes syndicated 91792 distributed blog posts created by our participants since December 2010 when Jim Groom blogged the idea of ds106 as an open and online experiment.

Stuff to Try

Assignment Bank

Explore more than 400 800 media assignments created for and by members of ds106. Try one at random or add your own.

The Daily Create

Each day you get a new creative challenge in photo, drawing, audio, video, or writing form, that you can do in 20 minutes or less. Every day since January 8, 2012. Want a taste? Try one at random.

ds106 Radio

Our own open free form internet-based radio station, broadcasting shared music, recordings, cross casts from other stations, as well as live broadcasts from community members. Learn how to tune in and how to grab the mic.

Remix Machine

And now for something completely different! Interpret a random remix of the ds106 assignments. Make a new twist on an existing ds106 assignment.


The best of ds106! A site designed by ds106 students to showcase the works of others. Nominate anyone’s creations in ds106 that inspires you or explore it to become inspired.

DS106 Never Parked

DS106 just keeps going and going… See where it’s been before.

They’re Here… The Open ds106 Course

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

ds106 poster by Jim Groom

Random Sampling the Past ds106 Flow

  1. New Logo in Town

    --Originally published at Everyday is a new thing
    Bank Assignment My assignment was picked from Logo Create using Tailor Brands. I have been quilting for about 20 years now, just for myself and to enjoy my hobby. I thought if one day, I could go into business and
  2. Week 9 Daily Creates

    --Originally published at A Rush of Words and Colors
    Howdy! Here’s this week’s Daily Creates. This week’s post is a bit of a special edition—the assignment for the Daily Creates is not only to do them, but also to “look at them and find a way to tie them together in a story.” (from Week Nine: and everything’s fine). The prompt sparked my memory […]
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