Community management

Five community management tips for 2014

open source community managers
The role of community managers continues to evolve. I started to realize this after attending my first Community Leadership Summit earlier this year...Read more

Training college students to contribute to the Linux kernel

open source courses at universities
Following my recent post on the initiatives now in place to rebalance the demographics of the Linux Kernel community, I would like to share a set of...Read more

The Linux kernel community learns how to grow more penguins

Linux and open source communtiies
The Linux kernel is one of the largest and most successful open source projects today. A report from the Linux Foundation addressing Who Writes Linux...Read more

Participation value and sustainability through the lens of American Idol

open source communities
Whether in the US or abroad, most everyone is familiar with American Idol . While not an open source project or community, American Idol is a good...Read more

User guide for open source project bug submissions

fixing bugs in open source projects
I recently announced a call to action for GNOME 3.10 Test Day for Fedora 20 on Facebook and I got a response that caused me to think about how...Read more

Community management tips from Greg DeKoenigsberg of Eucalyptus

why open source
Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook Leading communities as individually unique as those found in open source software is not a...Read more

Tips for community managers and the state of OpenSocial from SugarCRM's John Mertic

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Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook A writer, community manager, and standards pundit—John Mertic is a jack of all trades. At...Read more

MySQL community manager keeps watchful eye on database industry

Interview with Oracle's Dave Stokes
Download the free All Things Open interview series eBook Dave Stokes has worn a lot of hats in his career, from network engineer to CTO and beyond...Read more