thanks the open source community

5 big reasons the team is thankful

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In the past year, the open source community has helped publish more than 1,000 articles on Thank you.

Thank you to our readers and open source community members who visit the site, share personal and professional experiences, and participate in online and in-person discussions.

Thank you to our writers and columnists for collecting, contributing, and sending us your articles, and for filling our days with "work" that is a refreshing mix of fun, fascinating, and inspiring story-telling. And thank you for trusting us to help tell your tales and share your insights.

Thank you to our community moderators, who devote countless hours to helping us grow and nurture the community, contribute hundreds of articles, guide the editorial direction, and help us set the tone for an inclusive, inviting place where open source communities can connect.

Thank you to our editors and colleagues who work behind the scenes to write, edit, review, and deliver high-caliber content for a diverse international audience.

And thank you to the thousands of project communities who collaborate to create innovative open source solutions that help us work, play, learn, and live better.

A year ago, received about 400,000 page views each month. Now we're quickly approaching 700,000. We're thankful you're collaborating with us to help build the world's premier open source story-telling platform.

About the author

Rikki Endsley - Rikki Endsley is the Developer Program managing editor at Red Hat, and a former community architect and editor for In the past, she worked as the community evangelist on the Open Source and Standards (OSAS) team at Red Hat; a freelance tech journalist; community manager for the USENIX Association; associate publisher of Linux Pro Magazine, ADMIN, and Ubuntu User; and as the managing editor of Sys Admin magazine and...