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Open Source With Hacktoberfest

What is Hacktoberfest

Open Source is changing the world, one contribution at a time.
Hacktoberfest is a month-long celebration of open source development run by Digital Ocean. It is open to everyone, from firs-time contributors to seasoned open source developers.
Your journey starts with a pull request. After submitting four pull requests, you get the chance to win a T-Shirt or Plant a tree
This year's hacktoberfest is presented by DigitalOcean, AppWrite, Intel, DeepSource.


Anyone around the globe who desires to help drive the growth of open source and make positive contributions to an ever-growing community. All backgrounds and skill levels are encouraged to participate and learn more.

To contribute, Always look for repositories on GitHub with the #hacktoberfest-2021 or #hactoberfest tag
Hacktoberfest Link

Ways To Contribute To Repositories:

  • Bug Fixes
  • Writing tests for projects
  • Writing of Documentations/Technical Writing
  • and many more

Some Projects To Contribute:

  1. Hoppscotch: Hoppscotch is an open source API Development ecosystem. You can test, save, share, collaborate, document API's in real-time and many more.
Stats for hoppscotch
  • Used by 500,000+ developers
  • Over 32,000 GitHub stars
  • 21,000+ monthly users

    GitHub logo hoppscotch / hoppscotch

    πŸ‘½ Open source API development ecosystem


GitHub logo thedevdojo / wave

Wave - The Software as a Service Starter Kit, designed to help you build the SAAS of your dreams πŸš€ πŸ’°


GitHub logo thedevdojo / tails

The Tails Open Source Components are a (no-config) copy'n paste free collection of hand-crafted templates and components built in TailwindCSS.

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