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The success of an open source project is strongly tied to the community that supports and contributes to it. Our community management articles explore common problems, solutions, and tactics to create vital, productive open source communities.

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Identify your open source project's dependencies through the Back Your Stack initiative and consider one of the many creative ways to show support.
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Happy New Year. Learn more about what topics we're interested in for 2022.
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How to give the gift of open source and make it stick.
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I recently interviewed Stefano Maffulli to learn more about him and his vision for the Open Source Initiative.
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How one open source project found a way to give credit for all kinds of contributions.
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Participate in Tidelift’s fourth annual open source survey and help shed light on how organizations manage their use of open source components for application development.
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Data can help identify a project's stakeholders, enabling the project to make connections with the people behind the numbers.
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Contributing to the Open Practice Library is a fun way to participate in a global community of practitioners who are all willing to share their knowledge and improve their own ways of working.