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Ioana Budai 💬
Ioana Budai 💬

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Tips for an engaging Hacktoberfest event? :)

I'm organizing Hacktoberfest for the local dev community. It's happening in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, and people here aren't open-sourcing their code at a large scale. So I'm looking for ideas to make Hacktoberfest appealing, as well as educational.

From the Hacktoberfests you attended, can you give me fun ideas to try out? 😋

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itzsaga profile image

Have you seen the event kit they have? It has some great pointers and tips that I would echo from doing events in the past.

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Ioana Budai 💬

yup, I checked those. I was rather curious about how people experienced Hacktoberfest in various communities.
Thank you for sharing your input 🤗

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