How to measure the health of your community, identify problems, and track progress towards your goals.
Metrics. Measures. How high? How low? How fast? How slow? Ever since the dawn of humankind, we've had an innate and insatiable desire to measure and compare. We started with the Egyptian cubit and the Mediterranean traders' grain in the 3rd millennium BC. Today we have clicks per second, likes, app... Read more
Measuring the ROI on "community" is no easy task, but there are plenty of practical business reasons why an organization might consider supporting communities.
For a short month, Opensource.com sure was action-packed. We look back at the highlights and top 10 articles.
A look back at the most popular articles from our record-breaking January, and preview a few February highlights.
Happy New Year! Before we dive into 2016, let's quickly look back on Opensource.com in 2015.
November was an extra busy month on Opensource.com. We published 91 articles and had 756,947 page views, which beat our previous record of 692,826 set back in June. We completed our LISA15 interview series, and we ran an Open Food & Beverages series. We had 15 new authors, and 64% of our... Read more
Measuring open source community project activities and contributors is vital for maintaining a healthy, active project. Here's 5 top metrics worth tracking.
In October we ran 110 articles, including 17 by first-time Opensource.com contributors. We've rounded up our most popular reads and six of our editor's favorites.
In September we ran 101 articles, including 10 by first-time Opensource.com contributors. We've rounded up our most popular reads and six of our editor's favorites.