Hacktoberfest Part 2

Season 1 Episode 15 | October 10, 2019

October means it's time for Hacktoberfest. We're talking with Shannon Crabill about what open source is, how to get involved with Hacktoberfest, and tips & tricks for maintaining open source projects.



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Show notes

1:17 - Who is Shannon?

4:19 - What is open source?

4:55 - How did you get involved in Hacktoberfest?

6:27 - What is it like to maintain an open source project?

7:35 - Tips && tricks for people wanting to work on maintaining an open source project

8:54 - How to contribute to Hacktoberfest projects?

11:51 - Advice for beginners getting started in open source

13:09 - How do you find projects to contribute to?

14:30 - Hard parts of open source

15:38 - Best parts of open source

16:52 - How to gain confidence to contribute

18:06 - Advice to someone beginning their coding journey



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