As a community manager, you might need to onboard contributors who may not contribute in technical ways.
- Send a personalized welcome message expressing gratitude and introducing the project.
- Provide an overview of the project’s mission, values, and community culture.
- Highlight non-technical contribution opportunities like documentation, user support, translations, design, and community management.
- Create clear contribution guidelines with step-by-step instructions and templates.
- Maintain regular communication to share updates and opportunities.
- Recognize and appreciate all contributions, both technical and non-technical.
- Foster a welcoming and inclusive community environment.
- Ensure adherence to the project’s code of conduct.
OSS management (TODO)#
- Overview of issues and PRs among several repositories
- Reviewing PRs or assigning reviewers to the PRs
- Solving the issues/responding to the issues
- Responding - to maintain communication with the author
- Closing stale PRs and old issues
- Labelling issues