Your first open source contribution

Contribute to software you like, use and identify with.

Your first open source contribution

HI!

Picking a project

Start small

Let's see some examples.

Picking a small project

> Activity
> Good documentation
> Lots of issues to pick from
> Managable size

People won't be mad at you for contributing to their project ...

.. as long as you read the docs :D

Before you start on your first issue

> Read setup instructions and available documenation
> Setup the project locally
> Learn about Pull Requests

Picking an issue

> Documentation

> Translations

> Practicing

Recap

> Start small and simple

> Don't be scared

> Read the docs

Have fun ♥




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