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Should Trailhead use Open Badges?

Trailhead is a great addition to the SFDC learning platform.  And given SFDC's long-standing tradition of supporting standards and cross-platform integration, I think it would be really neat if the Trailhead badge infrastructure was built on top of the Open Badge Alliance ( OBI standard.  Then SFDC badge earners could have many more ways to make their accomplishments visible externally.

What do you think?   
I think that would be really neat.  I'm not sure who you could reach out to and have this filed as an official request.  I would start with a IdeaExchange post and see if it gets any traction from there.  Maybe tweet @salesforce and @salesforceDevs.  I would upvote an Idea if you posted it.
Sagar PareekSagar Pareek
I think its really great idea. Please post your idea here and i will upvote it !
Harshit PandeyHarshit Pandey
Thanks for idea, I'll try to take it to table and see what comes out of it !
@Harshit, I'm pretty active in the BA community, so if you guys are interested in learning more, I suggest you just drop by our weekly Community Call that happens every Wednesday @ 9:00 AM PT.  Details are here (  You can ask just about any question you want, and you'll get really honest answers right away.  The team is just wrapping up work on a first release of directory and endorsements standard.  You can read more about the working groups here (  
Harshit PandeyHarshit Pandey
Thanks looks like we are not going to that path in near future, but if we get plan down the road, we will touch the base with community.
Avelino Salvante Jr.Avelino Salvante Jr.
Has anyone started an idea related to this?