OSS Know-how

@KarandikarMihir 

why is it important

  • Duh! It's free.¬†
  • Fork -> Fix -> Use
  • Potentially 24x7 support
  • Best of the minds at work
  • Sophisticated

How do i contribute

  • Documentation
  • Reporting issues
  • Bug triage
  • Bug fixing
  • Writing proposals
  • Developing features
  • Submitting comments

WHY do i contribute

  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Knowledge sharing
  • Gratitude
  • Respect++

WHAT'S IN IT FOR ME

  • Experience
  • Fame
  • Monetary gains
  • Job opportunities

WHERE DO I START?

  • Create a Github account
  • Go to "Explore" page
  • Choose a project of your liking
  • Go to "issues" section
  • Pick up the easy ones
  • Work
  • Send a PR

my first and last oss project

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By Mihir Karandikar