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BekahHW

Hey! I'm Bekah. I'm a career-changer. Bootcamp grad. Dev. Writer. Keynote Speaker. Mom to 4 kids. Creator, Maintainer, Podcast co-host: VirtualCoffee.io | Developer Experience Lead, @OpenSauced

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From Messy to Memorable: Shorten Your Links, Boost Your Brand

From Messy to Memorable: Shorten Your Links, Boost Your Brand

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What's a Headless CMS?

What's a Headless CMS?

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What's the Right Newsletter Platform for You? Open Source Spotlight on Ghost

What's the Right Newsletter Platform for You? Open Source Spotlight on Ghost

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Dev, Medium, and Hashnode: Choosing Your Digital Stage

Dev, Medium, and Hashnode: Choosing Your Digital Stage

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The Open Source Slack Alternative

The Open Source Slack Alternative

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What Design Tool Should I Use?

What Design Tool Should I Use?

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Another Video Conferencing Tool? Exploring Jitsi Meet

Another Video Conferencing Tool? Exploring Jitsi Meet

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What do you use for a second brain?

What do you use for a second brain?

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Modernizing File Management with Spacedrive – Is it worth it?

Modernizing File Management with Spacedrive – Is it worth it?

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Transforming Productivity with Open Source Gamification: Habitica

Transforming Productivity with Open Source Gamification: Habitica

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Three open source alternatives to Calendly

Three open source alternatives to Calendly

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Transforming Lives Through Code: freeCodeCamp

Transforming Lives Through Code: freeCodeCamp

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ResearchHub: The GitHub of Scientific Research

ResearchHub: The GitHub of Scientific Research

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Why would you use Backend as a Service (BaaS)?

Why would you use Backend as a Service (BaaS)?

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What are your favorite open source games?

What are your favorite open source games?

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Getting User Feedback for Success: Tips and Tools

Getting User Feedback for Success: Tips and Tools

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Documenso v. Docusign: THE SHOWDOWN

Documenso v. Docusign: THE SHOWDOWN

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Development Tools and Platforms: Create your Dev.to + Pipedream Automation in under 20 minutes

Development Tools and Platforms: Create your Dev.to + Pipedream Automation in under 20 minutes

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Development Tools and Platforms: A Closer Look at API Testing with Hoppscotch

Development Tools and Platforms: A Closer Look at API Testing with Hoppscotch

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Development Tools and Platforms: Open Source, SaaS, and BoxyHQ

Development Tools and Platforms: Open Source, SaaS, and BoxyHQ

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Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 65)

Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 65)

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Game Development and Multimedia: Audacity, the Sound of Creativity

Game Development and Multimedia: Audacity, the Sound of Creativity

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Game Development and Multimedia: theatre.js, Unleashing Creativity in Animation and Motion Design

Game Development and Multimedia: theatre.js, Unleashing Creativity in Animation and Motion Design

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Game Development and Multimedia: Godot Engine, A Game-Changer in Game Development

Game Development and Multimedia: Godot Engine, A Game-Changer in Game Development

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Stop Burning Out Maintainers: An Empathetic Guide for Contributors

Stop Burning Out Maintainers: An Empathetic Guide for Contributors

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What are your favorite open source SaaS products?

What are your favorite open source SaaS products?

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What project new features or changes are you most excited about recently?

What project new features or changes are you most excited about recently?

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What is your favorite open source alternative to proprietary software?

What is your favorite open source alternative to proprietary software?

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Take the First Step: the Open Source Game

Take the First Step: the Open Source Game

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Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 64)

Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 64)

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Kick off Your New Year Goals with #100DaysOfOSS

Kick off Your New Year Goals with #100DaysOfOSS

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AI + OSS

AI + OSS

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Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 63)

Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 63)

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So What Does a Maintainer Do Anyway?

So What Does a Maintainer Do Anyway?

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A Year in Review: Celebrating the Virtual Coffee Community

A Year in Review: Celebrating the Virtual Coffee Community

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Join Virtual Coffee in the Creative Community Monthly Challenge!

Join Virtual Coffee in the Creative Community Monthly Challenge!

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Job Seekers Worksheet: Build Your Resume with Open Source

Job Seekers Worksheet: Build Your Resume with Open Source

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What to do when your PR fails

What to do when your PR fails

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Strategies for Successful Contributor Onboarding

Strategies for Successful Contributor Onboarding

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The Evolving Landscape of DevRel: Trends and Predictions for 2023

The Evolving Landscape of DevRel: Trends and Predictions for 2023

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So You're Interested in Being an Open Source Maintainer

So You're Interested in Being an Open Source Maintainer

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Our Hacktoberfest Success Story

Our Hacktoberfest Success Story

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Hiring, Firing, and Becoming Indispensable

Hiring, Firing, and Becoming Indispensable

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A Complete Guide to Getting Started in Open Source

A Complete Guide to Getting Started in Open Source

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Blogging 2023 Monthly Challenge!

Blogging 2023 Monthly Challenge!

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How to Get Your Pull Request Reviewed

How to Get Your Pull Request Reviewed

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Open Source ABCs: Zsh

Open Source ABCs: Zsh

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Setting Up Your First GitHub Action

Setting Up Your First GitHub Action

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Open Source ABCs: YAML & YML

Open Source ABCs: YAML & YML

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Open Source ABCs: Xenial Xerus

Open Source ABCs: Xenial Xerus

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OpenSauced is Now Live on Product Hunt: A New Era for Contributors and Maintainers! 🚀

OpenSauced is Now Live on Product Hunt: A New Era for Contributors and Maintainers! 🚀

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The Lonely Journey of Open-Source Maintainers: A Call for Connection and Recognition

The Lonely Journey of Open-Source Maintainers: A Call for Connection and Recognition

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Open Source ABCs: Workflow

Open Source ABCs: Workflow

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Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 62)

Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 62)

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Open Source ABCs: Version Control

Open Source ABCs: Version Control

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How to be a Top Contributor this Hacktoberfest

How to be a Top Contributor this Hacktoberfest

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Open Source ABCs: Upstream

Open Source ABCs: Upstream

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Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 61)

Who's looking for open source contributors? (week 61)

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Open Source ABCs: Transparency

Open Source ABCs: Transparency

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Hacktoberfest 2023: Beyond Green Squares

Hacktoberfest 2023: Beyond Green Squares

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