Hacktoberfest 101

Hacktoberfest Online Meetup

Sunday October 4, 2020
6:00pm to 7:00pm IST
Event is hosted online

Event Description

Hacktoberfest 101 is an event focussed on beginners and people who are contributing in Hacktoberfest and open source in general for the first time. This will include information about open source and hacktoberfest, how to get started with making first pull request (PR) and also cover some beginner friendly repositories to check out this season.

Who can attend?

Locations have different requirements for who can attend. This location is open to the following:


18:00-18:02 - Welcome
18:02-18:06 - What is hacktoberfest?
18:06-18:10 - What is open source?
18:10-18:20 - Why contribute to open source?
18:20-18:25 - Some common open source projects
18:25-18:40 - Handson tutorial (Registering in hacktoberfest and creating first PR)
18:40-18:50 - Beginner friendly projects to checkout in hacktoberfest 2020
18:50-19:00 - Questions

Links & Resources


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Hosted by

Siddhartha Dhar Choudhury

OSS Build is a team of college students and software engineers working on exciting open source projects. We currently have three open source projects - simC, PyGeneses, and TemplateBuddy