Four Things Open Source Projects Should Know About Dealing with the Press

Posted by estherschindler on Aug 28, 2009 10:21 PM EDT
ITWorld; By Esther Schindler
Mail this story
Print this story

An open source project that wants greater visibility may well benefit from a mention in the technical or business media. But because open source communities are primarily technical communities, they don't necessarily know how to talk to the press. Here's a few useful things to know.

1. Make your project discoverable.

2. Speak in a language the press understands.

3. Exhibit empathy.

4. Treat journalists with respect.

Full Story

» Read more about: Story Type: Tutorial; Groups: Community

« Return to the newswire homepage

This topic does not have any threads posted yet!

You cannot post until you login.