Measuring open source community project activities and contributors is vital for maintaining a healthy, active project. Here's 5 top metrics worth tracking.
In her Texas Linux Fest keynote, Joan Touzet talked to us about how to improve our open source communities.
Major Hayden offers tips for dealing with impostor syndrome, a feeling that's far too common in open source projects.
Nicole Engard recaps an OSCON workshop on how to plan and run tech events.
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We've seen a remarkable growth in community all over the world—people are getting together to make things, do things, hack, etc. This simple idea of people getting together to make communities makes Jono Bacon excited. He hosted a half-day workshop at OSCON about community management, where he... Read more
PhD student Dawn Foster previews her OSCON 2015 talk about measuring the health and success of an open source community.
As part of our OSCON speaker interview series, Stormy Peters talks about the current state of community management and where it's going.
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.
ScrollBack is a new, open source community management tool that aspires to offer the extensive reach of social media, the engagement and archival abilities of forums, and the interactive and real time experience of chat.