Articles tagged with community


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

Fighting the misconceptions of open source

Open is a better way
After almost 10 years in open source, Robin Muilwijk is still fighting the misconceptions that come with working in the industry. He says the...Read more

50 community building tips from Feverbee

Community building the open source way
If you're looking for a few immediately useful actions for community building, here are 50 that might help.Read more

Make it easy to contribute by making the software easy to test

testing software
Question: How do you get more developers to contribute to a free and open source software project? Contribution is the lifeblood of a FOSS community...Read more

Four types of open source communities

open source communities
Open source software is not only about programming code. There exist a vast amount of different organizational structures that facilitate the...Read more

Open source code and business models: More than just a license

Open source strategy and business models
As an organization or even individual there always seem to be questions when considering whether or not to make your project or code snippet open...Read more

JQooBe platform helps communities manage communication

open here
JQooBe is a platform that allows users to create simple blogs, websites, and advanced applications within a community. It is developed in PHP, Ajax,...Read more

Open data: Meaningful, visual information

Heat map of Raleigh open permit data
One of the keys to a successful open data portal is to make it useful for the end user. Citizens and developers should be able to understand data...Read more