These are the key takeaways that really stood out for me, as I spent some time working on global and local education projects.
We realized it wasn’t very useful to make lots of lessons in many different topic areas, because the lessons had varying levels of quality. So, we decided to narrow our scope to figuring out how to teach a particular topic effectively… The main thing that allows us to maintain momentum is our focus. …
To kick off the Open Source Growth Guidebook interview series, Mend-Orshikh /MJ/ had a great discussion this week with Norbert Sendetzky from Aimeos PHP E-Commerce Framework, an eCommerce solution that lets you easily create a webshop, online store, or marketplace.
Here are some insights that can be applicable to any kind of open source projects:
🧐 Open source projects aren’t things that go viral. Optimizing your page for search engines (SEO) is usually much cheaper.
😍 Developers who are enthusiastic about an open source product can convince their peers much easier to try the project than by marketing.
📢 Release early! Perfection doesn’t give you an advantage if your competitors had several years for building a community in the meantime. …
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