Astrodevil

GirlScript Summer of Code Learning And Experiences: From Contributor To Project Admin

GSSoC stands for GirlScript Summer of Code. It is a three-month-long Open-Source Program conducted by the GirlScript Foundation for beginners. This year I am selected as project admin for the program. (GSSOC'22) In this article, I am going to share my experiences from being a contributor in an open-source program to the project admin & mentor of one. How I started? My first open-source contribution was to a friend’s repository. After doing some small contributions I came to know about GSSoC program and I took part in it....

April 28, 2022 · 3 min · Mr. Ånand
Astrodevil

All Resources To Help You Start Your Open-Source Journey: Open Source Gallery

Do you want to start your open source journey? Don’t know where to start? Difficulty in finding suitable projects according to your tech stack? Then this article is for you. In this article, I am going to discuss a resource gallery that I curated to help beginners get into the open-source world. Open Source Gallery About❓ Are you a beginner? Wants to start open-source? Don’t know how, where, why to start?...

January 1, 2022 · 2 min · Mr. Ånand
Astrodevil

How NOT to contribute to Open Source on GitHub: Tips For Beginners

While maintaining some projects on GitHub during Hacktoberfest 2021, I came across many new open source contributors. They are just starting their open-source journey and making mistakes. In the beginning, making mistakes is not a bad thing. But, correctly contributing to open-source projects is also very important. In this article, I am going to discuss some tips on - How Not to contribute to Open-Source on GitHub. Understanding Projects Understanding of project like how folders are arranged?...

January 1, 2022 · 5 min · Mr. Ånand
Astrodevil

Some Cool GitHub Actions You Won't Believe Exists

With GitHub Actions, you can automate, customize, and execute your software development workflows right in your repository. You may find, create, and distribute actions for any job you want to do, including CI/CD, and combine actions in a fully customized workflow. In this Article, I am going to discuss Some Cool GitHub Actions You Won’t Believe Exists. For Bloggers Hashnode Blog: You can use this GitHub Action to fetch & display your latest blog posts From Hashnode on your profile or project README....

December 31, 2021 · 3 min · Mr. Ånand