of content. • I asked at various places for people's opinions on this topic. • I got a very good response from everywhere. • So, opinions could be of my friends, family, colleagues or may be of some internet trolls.
this – http://raftconsensus.github.io/ – Raft is a consensus algorithm for fault-tolerant distributed systems. • He also shared the fact that Perl is missing there. • I didn't know about it until he told me :(.
to people, some of them asked me for statistics. • So, I asked some Perl trainers for statistics. • Sadly, I can't present the raw data due to privacy issues. • I extracted statistical trends from that data.
introducing Perl in various MOOCs. • By organizing internship programs like Google Summer Of Code & GNOME's Outreach Program frequently. • By talking about Perl at non-perl events – Tell them about advantages of Perl over other languages. – Tell them that Perl is not horrible at all. • CPAN authors – Please document your modules in a newbie friendly manner!
• Start with any of these books – Beginning Perl by Curtis Ovid Poe – Modern Perl by Chromatic • If you want to stay up to date with latest perl happenings – blogs.perl.org • Many perl programmers post there. – Subscribe to Perl Weekly