Market your Open Source or kill it

Market your Open Source or kill it

A simple 2 step strategy on how to market your open-source project to get feedback, contributors and users. Insights from my experiments with growth hacking.

At VilniusRB meetup, 2015-01-08 @WIX
Domas Bitvinskas

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Domas Bitvinskas

January 08, 2015
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  3. RUBY ♦ WEEKLY

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  6. I WAS NAIVE

  7. 7 STARS 1 ISSUE

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  9. OPEN SOURCE

  10. PUSHED TO GITHUB WROTE CODE

  11. 2 users GRANDPA AND YOURSELF

  12. COMPETITIVE

  13. STRATEGY

  14. KNOW HOW TO SAY IT HAVE SOMETHING TO SAY

  15. IDEA

  16. SOLVE YOUR OWN PROBLEM

  17. I SOLVE DEVELOPER PROBLEMS

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  20. GO TO MARTYNAS

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  22. HACKER NEWS

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  27. HAVE A WEBSITE

  28. SHORT TITLE

  29. WRITE TO INFLUENCERS

  30. RUBY WEEKLY RUBY DAILY @RUBY ON RAILS NEWS @RUBY NEWS

    RUBY5 A FRESH CUP SITEPOINT THE CHANGELOG DAILYJS @DHH
  31. 152 179 601 1 116 INFLUENCERS GITHUB TRENDING REDDIT TWITTER

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  33. YOU SOLVE YOUR OWN PROBLEMS

  34. LEARN OUT LOUD

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  36. GET LAID

  37. T om HANKS