Community management

A guide for community management from Jono Bacon

We've seen a remarkable growth in community all over the world—people are getting together to make things, do things, hack, etc. This simple idea of...Read more

10 top-notch community tools

Open community, gardeners and food co-op
Open source evangelist Jono Bacon provides some practical recommendations of tools you can use to build strong and empowered communities.Read more

Plant volunteers, grow an organization: an interview with Stormy Peters

As part of our OSCON speaker interview series, Stormy Peters talks about the current state of community management and where it's going.Read more

7 stories that make you feel good about open source in 2015 (so far)

One of the great things about open source is its reach beyond just the software we use. Open source isn’t just about taking principled stands, it's...Read more

Troll repellent: fighting online harassment with open source

As part of our OSCON Speaker Interview series, Randi talked to us about online abuse and her upcoming talk, "Open sourcing anti-harassment tools."Read more

Making collaboration sustainable

Open sourcing, Jim Whitehurst says, is different from crowdsourcing is several ways, not least of which is its tendency to reciprocate—and often...Read more

Measuring the performance of a community manager

In an open organization, measuring performance for particular roles like community managers may not be straightforward, especially when comparing...Read more

Nethserver's robust open source community drives innovation

Nethserver community manager Alessio Fattorini shares how he engages his open source community and talks about what's on the horizon for the project.Read more