Contributing to Open Source Part I: The Easy Way

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The Odin Project
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How do you contribute to open source? In this video, I'll describe the easiest way to make a simple contribution to an open source project -- without using the command line, a text editor, "forking a repo", or even touching Git outside of Github. I'll also describe what kinds of contributions open


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Wing N. 2 years ago (edited)
"use your powers for good" haha
thank you for the video

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andrewscheurmann05 5 years ago
FYI: the edit button has changed to a diagonal pencil

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Fer Del Valle 1 month ago
Awesome, thanks

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ButtonMasher 3 years ago
Wow this video was super helpful, clear, and concise. Thank you very much.

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Luyi Ren 1 year ago
Your video helped me try to make my first contribution! Thank you so much!

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Phillip Gouldman 2 years ago
This video didnt help. I see it was uploaded 3 years ago but I wonder if that would really matter. I'm trying to submit my solution to the Ruby: Ceasar Cypher project but can't really figure out how to do it....it's on my Github repository entitled Odin-Project. help :(

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Sampath Lokuge 3 years ago
Nice. Thanks a lot :)

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Purple Strike 1 year ago
What if the project is huge and the issues involve things you don't even understand?

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