Video: Successful Open Source Communities & Projects


(Michael Downey) #1

If you’ve ever wondered how to be a better contributor, encourage more people to submit pull requests for your projects, or what makes the best communities successful, look no further.

Jono Bacon, author and community expert, and Jessica Deen from Microsoft, share their 4 “golden rules” for increasing contributions and incentivizing the right behavior. Additionally Chris Dias from the VS Code team demonstrates how to he likes to share his project’s cool features & tips, and how they plan ways for others to contribute.


(Tenly Snow) #2

Thanks for sharing @downey, great video! I liked the suggestions about being intentional, strategic, and data-driven