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Discussion on: Who's looking for open source contributors? (May 7 edition)

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Interested in contributing to a project but when looking at the issues im like damn how do you do that

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Alvaro Cavalcanti

I know it can be hard. But you can try analyzing the code, looking for something you can improve. Be it a small refactor, improving its documentation, etc.

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Michael Kohl • Edited on

Some projects triage issues and label beginner friendly ones. For example, here are the Rust issues that are tagged E-easy and E-mentor, which means they're both beginner friendly and have mentoring available: