Community

The open source community is dynamic and growing. Our articles about community shares tips for getting new contributors, how to make newcomers feel welcome, how to encourage and support a healthy community, and more.

Top 10 and editor's picks: June review

top 10
We look back at our top articles, must-reads, and highlights from June.Read more

A simple menu system for blind Linux users

A simple menu system for blind Linux users
ADRIANE is a great interface with a solid plan for design and functionality.Read more

The Opensource.com preview for July

The Opensource.com preview for July
Sys admin series, annual reader survey (and prizes), and special guests to July's Open Org Twitter chat.Read more

How a student in India got started with open source

How a student in India got started with open source
In this interview, Trishna Guha explains how an open source community in India taught her to become a successful developer.Read more

Using Pirate Metrics to measure success of open source projects

Using Pirate Metrics to measure success of open source projects
How do you measure your open source community's success? Gaby Fachler explains why you might want to take a look at Pirate Metrics.Read more

Top 10 and editor's picks: May review

top 10
We look back at our top articles, must-reads, and highlights from May.Read more

Opensource.com preview for June

The Opensource.com preview for June
Highlights from last month, editorial announcements for coming months, and other tidbits.Read more

7 tips for bringing open source to networking

7 tips for bringing open source to networking
Jay Turner gives tips for attracting and maintaining an open source community around networking.Read more