Archive Team recruiting
- Want to code for Archive Team? Here's a starting point.
- Help us: ☞ Download and run your warrior ☜.
- What's on: online tracker.
Warrior based projects
- PureVolume: PureVolume's going deaf on/around
June 30thJuly 31st. IRC Channel .
- Zetaboards: Migrating all forums to Tapatalk "in the coming weeks" as of early May. Content will get lost in the migration, and some forums are moving elsewhere, i.e. disappearing from Zetaboards entirely. IRC Channel .
- NewsGrabber: Saving all news articles. Help with server power or by finding more newssites. IRC Channel .
- URLTeam: URL shorteners were a fucking awful idea. IRC Channel .
- WikiTeam (WARC format): Saving wikis and their external links for the Wayback Machine. IRC Channel .
- FTP: Download all the FTP sites! IRC Channel .
- AOL: Climbing into the decaying walled garden. IRC Channel
- ArchiveBot: For those with lots of disk space, bandwidth and long-term commitment. IRC Channel .
- Audit 2014: It's time to verify our shit. IRC Channel .
- Froogle: Let's do a census of all of Google's products. IRC Channel .
- FTP: Help us find all FTP sites! IRC Channel .
- INTERNETARCHIVE.BAK: Grab a slice of the big cake of The Archive! IRC Channel .
- ISP Hosting: Finding ISP web hosting services before the Grim Reaper finds them. IRC Channel .
- Project Newsletter: Archiving e-newsletters, currently in development. IRC Channel .
- Valhalla: Where to store what even the Internet Archive doesn't have space for? IRC Channel .
- WikiTeam (XML dumps): Exporting Mediawiki databases. Permanent effort, everyone can help (you choose the size of your downloads). IRC Channel .
- Woohoo: Yahoo is untrustworthy, let's do a census of all their products. IRC Channel .
- GitHub: Reportedly embraced-uh, I mean, bought by Microsoft. IRC Channel .
- The Escapist: Staff activity dwindling due to layoffs, remaining supporters are doing it for free. IRC Channel TBD.
- LiveJournal: Very old, widely regarded as in decline, and has a lot of important stuff buried in it. IRC Channel .
- DevPort: This portfolio SaaS provider has reportedly been having infrastructure issues, and removed their social media accounts. Possible impending shutdown.
- Tumblr: Yahoo! considered killing it, now Yahoo has been acquired. IRC Channel .
- Ownlog: Ownlog is losing popularity and support from its owners. IRC Channel .
- Google Groups: "Gone within a year" (SketchCow, 2016-06-07).
- The Pirate Bay: Recently came back up, grabbing an archive for sanity's sake. IRC Channel .
- 500px: Grabbing a metric fuckton of photos in just a few days. Start your Warriors and spread the word. IRC Channel .
- Storify: Now this is the story all about how Storify wants us to take a minute to preserve their content before they pack their suitcase on May 16, 2018. IRC Channel .
Hiatus / Missed the Mark
- yuku: Lately yuku is very unstable and hosting thousands of forums. Project currently paused. IRC Channel .
- Flickr: Yahoo! decided to kill it, now Yahoo has been acquired and then Verizon flicked it to SmugMug. IRC Channel .