Laura Hilliger is a writer, educator and technologist. She’s a multimedia designer and developer, a technical liaison, a project manager, an open web advocate who is happiest in collaborative environments. She’s a co-founder of We Are Open Co-op, an Ambassador for Opensource.com, is working to help open up Greenpeace, and a Mozilla alum. Find her on Twitter and Mastodon as @epilepticrabbit

Authored Content

Open source prescription.

Successfully addressing shared global problems requires open source—both principles and code—to foster innovation quickly and bridge gaps in effective remote collaboration.
Brand and community balancing on a see-saw

A community's brand is its visual identity, its logo a unifying symbol. How does a community rebrand in the open?
A two way street sign

As open projects mature, their governance models inevitably change. Here's how we're evolving ours.
a big flag flying in a sea of other flags, teamwork

Open communities are living, breathing entities that grow and change. Join us as we help one evolve.

Building a global platform for environmental activists revealed a spirit of openness that's central to human nature—and taught me how to design for it.

Contributed Content

Browser window with birthday hats and a cake

Our community dedicated to exploring open organizational culture and design turns four years old this week.