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Gem Barrett takes a look at what makes the community behind web app architecture Hoodie tick.
0 comments Posted 4 Feb 2016 by Gem Barrett Feed
5 keys to project success on GitHub
How do you engage the open source community? RethinkDB's Michael Glukhovsky shares tips.
4 comments Posted 27 Jan 2016 by Michael Glukhovsky Feed
A first-timer's guide to getting started with open source
D. Ruth Bavousett offers some tips for getting started testing, deploying, and contributing to open source software.
2 comments Posted 19 Jan 2016 by D Ruth Bavousett Feed
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Katie McLaughlin tells us about octohat, a tool for keeping track of both code and non-code contributions to GitHub projects.
1 comment Posted 15 Oct 2015 by Katie McLaughlin Feed
In his latest Six Degrees column, Jono Bacon discusses the intangible value of meeting in person.
2 comments Posted 12 Oct 2015 by Jono Bacon Feed
Major Hayden offers tips for dealing with impostor syndrome, a feeling that's far too common in open source projects.
4 comments Posted 18 Aug 2015 by Ben Cotton Feed
Open source on the seven seas
When society pushed her toward a job as an accountant, Victoria Martinez de la Cruz decided to forge her own path and pursue a career in IT.
0 comments Posted 18 Aug 2015 by Mikey Ariel (Red Hat) Feed
Open sourcing, Jim Whitehurst says, is different from crowdsourcing is several ways, not least of which is its tendency to reciprocate—and often multiply—community efforts. But open sourcing requires a new mindset.
2 comments Posted 4 Jun 2015 by Bryan Behrenshausen (Red Hat) Feed
In an open organization, measuring performance for particular roles like community managers may not be straightforward, especially when comparing those roles to others with more defined success metrics, goals, and outcomes.
7 comments Posted 2 Jun 2015 by Jason Hibbets (Red Hat) Feed
We all have the facile answer, but the more interesting question when you're at the summit is, "What is an adult in the context of a community?" Red Hat founder Bob Young once said that a community is nothing more than a group of people with something in common, and he's right. There's nothing... Read more
2 comments Posted 20 Apr 2015 by Stephen R. Walli Feed

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