In 2016, over 24 days, 2,769 developers submitted 16,713 pull requests to 6,293 different open source projects.
Happy Holidays and see you all next year when we do it all again!
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Give forward by contributing to open source, social good projects that benefit organizations making a difference in the world.
Give back to open source, one issue at a time, with CodeTriage. You’ll get one issue from your favorite repo per day to help you dig deeper, learn more, and stay involved with the code you rely on.
Contribute to Open Source. Search issue labels to find the right project for you!
Find open source pull requests that need a reviewer before merging.
You’ve been benefiting from the use of open source projects all year. Now is the time to say thanks to the maintainers of those projects, and a little birdy tells me that they love receiving pull requests!
There are lots of ways to get involved in an open source project: improving documentation, fixing issues and bugs, improving code quality and test coverage, or adding missing features.
We’ve prepared a special page, where you can find some information about contributing. If you are new to open source, please take a look.
Contributing to open source projects is also a great way to build your profile in the community and improve your CV.
It’s really easy to get started. Even small contributions can be really valuable to a project.
Gratitude? Gratipay! Weekly payments to people and teams you believe in. https://gratipay.com/
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