“At its core, Developer Relations is best defined as building relationships with the developer community. It is acting as the liaison between your company and existing developer communities.” — Mike Stowe
“You shoot off a lot of small patches until the point where the maintainers trust you, and at that point you become more than just a guy who sends patches, you become part of the network of trust”
But life is made in the in-between. It’s the lunch date that cancelled. It’s the night you couldn’t sleep. It’s the time in-between projects.