Open Source

Hi Guys,

I hope from my previous blog posts, you might have gained some information about Git and GitHub. Now question is, how can you use all that information.

I will today introduce you all, to some Open source Projects,

Firstly, What is Open Source??

Open source projects are projects whose source code is available to everyone. Yes, your favourite IDE’s (Visual Studio) code is available to you and its not just available, you can go and file issues, you found while working on one of your projects and you know what is amazing, you can not just file but also fix bugs for them. Isn’t it cool.

Why Open Source??

Now days, Open source has created so many opportunities for young developers to show their skills in the market by contributing to all these Projects, Business needs developers, If not trust me listen to Microsoft CEO, shouting about developers!!! So, this provides you the platforms, where you can be recognized, So, my friend sit inside your home and shout in the world with your skills!!

Open Source Projects to start with: (There are millions available outside, its just a suggestion, explore and find yours)

  • Sinatra:

Sinatra is a free and open source software web application library and domain-specific language written in Ruby. It is an alternative to other Ruby web application frameworks such as Ruby on Rails, Merb, Nitro, and Camping. It is dependent on the Rack web server interface. It is named after musician Frank Sinatra.

You Love Ruby Go ahead and contribute. (Website) (Code)

  • Node.js:

Node.js is an open-source, cross-platform JavaScript run-time environment that executes JavaScript code outside of a browser.

If you are a Web developer, you know the importance of Node.js, go and contribute to one of your favourite libraries. (Website) (Code)

  • VSCODE:

Visual Studio Code is a source code editor developed by Microsoft for Windows, Linux and macOS. It includes support for debugging, embedded Git control, syntax highlighting, intelligent code completion, snippets, and code refactoring

you all know way more than described above. Go and contribute. (Website)(Code)

In the comments below, tell me about yours, who knows my next project could your suggestion.

Thank you,