I love open source documentation and if you’re reading this, maybe you do too. I have a personal mantra of “Inspire, Educate, Motivate” and documentation fits right into that. Documentation allows us to educate others to a near infinite scale.
You know, I partially owe my career to the free and accessible Linux server documentation that is available on the Linode Docs website. I’m a die-hard Ubuntu user but I can’t tell you the countless times the Arch Linux Wiki has helped me out of tight spots.
Docs are invaluable.
I want to motivate more people to contribute and learn from one another on how we can make better contributions and better doc websites. DocsThursday is a party, campaign, workshop, or whatever you want to call it to create and contribute to open source documentation on the 3rd Thursday of every month.continue reading →