ownCloud is created and supported by a passionate community of users and developers from around the world. You can join this community and help make ownCloud an amazing and easy to use product that meets the needs of its users. First, let’s dispel the common myth that only geeks can contribute to ownCloud. That’s just not true!
Whatever your skill set, there are lots of ways that you can make yourself useful. And remember: contributing to ownCloud opens doors. You’ll get at least as much out of it as you put in, and the more you are involved, the more opportunities that come along. Karma rocks!
Be a valued member
ownCloud is built from the contributions of numerous people and organizations around the world. Our community is extremely diverse, with people from many different backgrounds, with many different motivations. These short and friendly guidelines aim to help people to get involved with our community, understand how we work together, and what we expect of each other.
Attend our events
There are multiple events over the year where you can meet the ownCloud team in person. If you are interested in Hackweeks, Conferences, Tradeshows and many more have a look at our events page.
How to get started
The ownCloud community is open and welcoming, and always looking for fresh ideas and new approaches. That said, we’ve tried to make it as easy as possible to get started by defining common opportunities for new contributors.
We can broadly categorize all opportunities for engagement into the following items:
Thank you, community!
We value all contributions and recognize that all have had an impact on where ownCloud is today. ownCloud wouldn’t be where it is today without the amazing contributions of many different people and organisations around the world. It is an amazing collaborative effort and we want to thank everyone that has participated so far. Thank you!