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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.

Haters gonna hate: 7 ways to deal with criticism

When you share your work there will be criticism. Learn how to handle the haters in a way that fits...
12 ways to maintain your existing community

Help us collect community knowledge by blogging about the weekly community management theme . Blog...
8 new blog posts on how to encourage new contributors

Help us collect community knowledge by blogging about the weekly community management theme. This...
Blogging challenge: Share your knowledge about how community works

How can we create a collection of what we know as a group on open source community management?...
Node.js: A project for casual contributors

Mikael Rogers talks managing the Node.js community in a "post-GitHub" world.
9 relevant topics for community leaders today

A recap of the Community Leadership Summit at linux.conf.au 2017.
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...
Unpicking the community leader

A story from Jono Bacon about why community leadership matters and why you should be sure to say...