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* writing a [[Introduce_yourself_to_the_Docs_Project | self-introduction]] on the mailing list with some ideas on how you would like to contribute
 
* writing a [[Introduce_yourself_to_the_Docs_Project | self-introduction]] on the mailing list with some ideas on how you would like to contribute
 
* create your own user wiki page
 
* create your own user wiki page
* attend the irc [[Docs_Project_meetings | meetings]] on Wednesdays
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* attend the [http://webchat.freenode.net/ freenode.net] InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-meeting [[Docs_Project_meetings | meetings]] on Wednesdays
* hang out on #fedora-docs
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* hang out on [http://webchat.freenode.net/ freenode.net] InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-docs
 
* learning how to be a be a fedora contributor in general
 
* learning how to be a be a fedora contributor in general
 
* interact with other fedora contributors  (how to use fasinfo, lookup others wiki user pages, asking for sponsorship)
 
* interact with other fedora contributors  (how to use fasinfo, lookup others wiki user pages, asking for sponsorship)

Revision as of 22:54, 7 November 2010

Attention: This page is in draft stage. If it is redundant or silly, please feel free to kill it. Gratuitous linkage to other wiki pages is encouraged. This is a great wiki gardening task.

New contributors who have signed the FAS contributors agreement and signed up for the docs mailing list, are met with a lot of "what next" questions. This page will walk through some typical issues so you can start contributing quickly.

Decide how you want to contribute to Fedora Docs:

Become a part of the greater team by

  • writing a self-introduction on the mailing list with some ideas on how you would like to contribute
  • create your own user wiki page
  • attend the freenode.net InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-meeting meetings on Wednesdays
  • hang out on freenode.net InterRelay Chat channel #fedora-docs
  • learning how to be a be a fedora contributor in general
  • interact with other fedora contributors (how to use fasinfo, lookup others wiki user pages, asking for sponsorship)
  • voting

Understanding the workflow:

Fedora docs has a workflow page Tools for guide owners - publican, gaining git sponsorship, tips on guide writing How to get docs.fp.o sponsorship