MentorJess Lee (jessleenyc)
Project Website
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Suitable for Beginners?yes
Tagsruby rails javascript preact html css
Applications (1st Choice)0 (0 submitted | 0 in-progress)
Applications (2nd Choice)0 (0 submitted | 0 in-progress)
Code of Conduct
LicenseGNU Affero General Public License v3 (AGPL-3.0)

Project Description

DEV ( is a platform where software developers write articles, take part in discussions, and build their professional profiles. We value supportive and constructive dialogue in the pursuit of great code and career growth for all members. The ecosystem spans from beginner to advanced developers, and all are welcome to find their place within our community.

Project's Requirements

Students with some knowledge of git, html and ruby or javascript will be able to jump right in.

Tasks And Features

Students are welcome to work on any issues labeled as 'status: approved' in our repository. We also label certain issues with 'entry level' as an indicator that these are good first issues for new developers. Examples of tasks and features include:

  • Supporting new color themes
  • Adding more liquid tags to support external embeds
  • Fixing bugs

Improving test coverage and refactoring are encouraged as well.


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Ruth, Saturday, May 18, 15:32 UTC


My team and I would like to contribute to your project. What are the next steps/ what is required from us?

Laura RGSoC, Wednesday, April 24, 09:35 UTC

Hi Jess,

Thank you for your submission! I'm a fan of the community so I'm happy to approve it for our project list. We'll share the final list next week with all the projects for our community — I'll be in touch but don't hesitate to reach out ( if you have any questions or need anything!

Jess Lee, Friday, April 19, 18:19 UTC

Hey Shafiya! Take a look at any of the issues in our repo labeled as "status: approved" and see if any of them interested you. Pull a few out that you'd like to tackle and I can provide some more info from there. Here is our installation guide for getting set up:

Shafiya Adzhani, Friday, April 19, 05:19 UTC

Hi Jess! I am Shafiya. I would love to contribute to your project. How do I get started?