Free Libre Open Source Software

Events in Canada

Open Source Business Models and Sustainability

Noting things that have been said about sustaining FLOSS projects.

Co-op free-software consultancies

Open Source Program Office (OSPO)

A distinct department within a corporation which facilitates using and contributing to open source.

Sources of funding

Monetizing content

If you write a project and write about a project, monetizing that content could also be a useful way to sustain that work:

Getting started

There are various projects which are working to make it easier for new contributors. The following contains projects which mark issues beginner friendly, list of those projects, or tools to help find those projects.

Advice and discussions

Other tools for finding issues to work on

There are tools for finding things to work on in FLOSS projects, but are not specifically for beginners.