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Appwrite Community Report #6

Howdy people! ๐Ÿ‘‹

Yet another community update from us! (If you've been reading this every week, you know our secret sauce, and it is - the support we receive from all of you) ๐Ÿ‘€

TLDR; Presenting before you some freshly baked videos from the Appwrite team, issues solved, work-in-progress and more Appwrite related stuff. Stay tuned till the end! ๐Ÿ˜‰

๐Ÿ“ข Whatโ€™s new

  • We announced our first Open Source Fund where we pledged $50,000 to support open-source maintainers! ๐Ÿ˜ฎ
    Weโ€™ve received applications from so many amazing projects and cannot wait to see more goodness coming our way! ๐Ÿคฉ If youโ€™re a maintainer or know some amazing maintainers making an impact in Open Source, the OSS Fund is definitely worth checking out.

    Appwrite OSS Fund

    Appwrite provides web and mobile developers with a set of easy-to-use and integrate REST APIs to manage their core backend needs.

  • The Appwrite x Dev hackathon was a huge success, with so many amazing developers coming together to build something! ๐Ÿš€

  • We've put out some content on YouTube to ease your learning with us, check out our first video on โ€œHow to Install Appwriteโ€

P.S - The dormant volcano is active now, press the bell icon to know when we drop something! ๐Ÿ˜‰

โœ… Issues solved

We hear your feedback and try to implement them every week! Here are the issues weโ€™ve fixed this week:

  • Improved Appwrite CLI with bug fixes in the appwrite deploy function
    ๐Ÿ”—Link to PR

  • Fixed GIF preview
    ๐Ÿ”—Link to PR

  • Refactored SSL generation
    ๐Ÿ”—Link to PR

  • Added the ability to view user memberships in the users screen
    ๐Ÿ”—Link to PR

Fun fact: We merged 65 PRs this month! ๐Ÿคฏ

โš’๏ธ What weโ€™re currently working on

  • Introducing hostname string length to make validation more secure by default
  • Checking OAuth email verification
  • Adding Backblaze support
  • Unifying S3 and S3 compatible storage adapter calls and minimizing the number of environment vars needed to configure them.

๐Ÿ—ฃ Discussions

๐Ÿ“˜ Resources

  • Appwrite overview video by Hitesh Choudhary
  • 30 days of Appwrite is now updated, have you checked them out already?
  • Built some cool solutions with Appwrite? Be sure to drop them here.

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