Posts in 2021

  • Improve your documentation with Mermaid.js diagrams

    Wednesday, December 01, 2021 in Blog

    By Chris Metz and Tim Bannister Topics covered in this blog. Live editor link: Topics Covered Why are diagrams useful for documentation? Friendly landing spot. Greeting readers with a page full of text can be intimidating to those new to …

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  • How to choose a SIG as a non-code Kubernetes contributor

    Friday, July 09, 2021 in Blog

    By Chris Short Kubernetes contributors aren’t people in capes or part of some secret society. How to start committing to the GitHub repos that make up the project is well documented, yet it remains intimidating for many. A few years ago, I …

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  • From Kubernetes for work to Kubernetes for play

    Tuesday, June 01, 2021 in Blog

    Addendum by Matt Broberg on May 26, 2021 It's with a heavy heart that this story of Peeyush's contribution begins by acknowledging his sudden passing. Peeyush was a foundational member of the Upstream Marketing subproject. I saw his friendly face …

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  • Share your Kubernetes Contributor Story

    Friday, May 14, 2021 in Blog

    By Matt Broberg The Kubernetes contributor community is vast. We have tens of thousands of members by any conservative estimate and many hundreds involved day-to-day. We are from all around the world, all kinds of backgrounds, all types of expertise, …

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Posts in 2020

  • Contributing to the Development Guide

    Monday, September 28, 2020 in Blog

    When most people think of contributing to an open source project, I suspect they probably think of contributing code changes, new features, and bug fixes. As a software engineer and a long-time open source user and contributor, that’s certainly …

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  • Announcing the Contributor Website

    Monday, August 24, 2020 in Blog

    Welcome to, the Kubernetes Contributor website; built to become the one stop shop for Kubernetes contributor content and news. It brings important documentation scattered throughout the project into one central location. Resources for …

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