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Wednesday, August 26 • 14:28 - 14:40
Welcome Home! How The Best Projects Lower The Contribution Barrier

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Think of the last time you thought about getting involved with an open source project or developer community. Did you feel like you had all the information? That you knew what was expected? Or if people would be friendly? 🤔 The best communities go out of their way to provide information to contributors-to-be and new contributors, greatly increasing their chance of success. In this talk, I’ll share some tips and examples that will help your community make new contributors feel right at home.

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Josh Dzielak

Co-Founder & CTO, Orbit
Josh Dzielak is a developer advocate and software engineer, and currently the cofounder and CTO of Orbit. Prior to Orbit, Josh led the developer relations team at Algolia and was the VP Engineering at Keen IO. It was there Josh started developing the Orbit Model, an alternative to... Read More →

Wednesday August 26, 2020 14:28 - 14:40 PDT
Purple Stage