When handled poorly, engaging with a community can lead to major growing pains, raging headaches, and total meltdowns. In this article, I'll discuss how to prevent the headaches before they happen.
One of the most popular types of event are unconferences, and there are more and more of them cropping up all over the world. Find out how to make the most of your time at an unconference with this practical Unconference Survival Guide.
In this two-part series, we examine the question, "What happens when selling a site means selling a community?" In Part 1, ownCloud CTO Frank Karlitschek talks about selling his first startup, a network of open source community sites. In Part 2, Logan Abbott, President at SourceForge Media, LLC. (... Read more
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Pete Savage takes a look at the different types of open source contributors.
A look back at the most popular articles from our record-breaking January, and preview a few February highlights.
Best wishes for a happy I love Free Software Day 2016 and Valentine's Day from Opensource.com.
We check in with the Kramden Institute, a non-profit in North Carolina that is helping bridge the digital divide, and we find out the role 10 new Raspberry Pi devices will play in their classroom.
The 2016 Opensource.com Community Awards celebrates people from our community who have excelled in contributing and sharing stories about open source. Votes were cast to select winners in the following categories.
Thoughtful problem solving, kindness, and collaboration are pieces of the open source ethos.