DigitalOcean is sponsoring Hacktoberfest for the fifth year in a row. The first 50,000 people to sign up and make five pull requests in the month of October receive a free t-shirt!
Get Started with Open Source
Hacktoberfest is all about helping people who are new to open source get comfortable with the process. Here are some ways you can get involved.
Fix Typos in ReadMes
Destory all typos :)
Improve Outdated Documentation
Have you ever found documentation that is missing steps or that only worked in previous versions? Adding to documentation helps the developer and the community.
Search Issues with Labels
You can search open issues and narrow down the results by language and difficulty.
Example of an issue with labels
Find Hacktoberfest Projects
This project lets you change anything you want about their website. It also contains a Helpful Material section with a list of beginner-friendly projects.
Sign up for Hacktoberfest
Register for Hacktoberfest on DigitalOcean. You only need to provide your GitHub username.