Community

The open source community is dynamic and growing. Our articles about community shares tips for getting new contributors, how to make newcomers feel welcome, how to encourage and support a healthy community, and more.

Top 10 and editor's picks: February review

Top 10 and editor's picks: February review
We set another new record in February, and we round up our most popular reads.Read more

9 relevant topics for community leaders today

9 relevant topics for community leaders today
A recap of the Community Leadership Summit at linux.conf.au 2017.Read more

Top 10 and editor's picks: January review

Top 10 and editor's picks: January review
Thanks to our community of writers, readers, and moderators, we kicked off the new year with a record-setting traffic month on Opensource.com.Read more

4 questions to answer when choosing community metrics to measure

4 questions to answer when choosing community metrics to measure
When evaluating a specific metric that you are thinking about including in your metrics plan, you should answer four questions.Read more

A look at 6 iconic open source brands

A look at 6 iconic open source brands
Look to these six open source projects who are doing branding right for inspiration and guidance.Read more

How to join a technical community

How to join a technical community
Following a few simple steps can ease your transition into a community.Read more

Unpicking the community leader

Unpicking the community leader
A story from Jono Bacon about why community leadership matters and why you should be sure to say thanks.Read more

Innovation requires new approaches to feedback and failure

Building a culture of innovation in your organization
"Organizational culture" is something plenty of people are puzzling over today, and with good reason. More and more leaders are realizing that the...Read more