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#PRAGMA title How to help gNewSense

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= How To Help =

Volunteers are key to the success of gNewSense. This is a community effort -- we do not have the support of corporations behind us like many other distributions do, and so it depends on YOU to make things happen. :)

Read below to learn more about how you can help. Each team page will give you details on how to start.

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== How can I help the most right now? ==
Currently our greatest need is for Developers, so if you fit this and other roles you should consider applying for this one.


== Development Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Hack the Builder scripts and package management.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Python, C, bash, GNU tools, DEB/Packaging, Bugfiling

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[DevelopmentTeam|Go to the Development Team home page]]


== Bug forwarding ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Forward gNewSense bugs upstream.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>'reportbug', Debian bug reporting.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>Forwarding bugs from [[https://savannah.nongnu.org/bugs/?group=gnewsense|our BTS]] to [[http://www.debian.org/Bugs/|Debian's BTS]]
<<BR>>[[BugForwarding|Go to the Bug forwarding Team home page]]


== Website Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Improve gNewSense's image creating the best possible web interface for users and contributors on the Internet.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Moinmoin, python, CSS, HTML, PHP

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[WebTeam|Go to the Web Team home page]]


== Artwork Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Creating artwork and designs for the gNewSense community on request.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Inkscape, GIMP, OO.org, design, usability/interaction

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[ArtworkTeam|Go to the Artwork Team home page]]


== Documentation Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Write documents, guides, how-tos, FAQs, marketing material, process/methodology docs, release notes.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Writing, editing, grammar (wordsmith), technical, explaining complex ideas well. !DocBook knowledge is helpful too.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[DocumentationTeam|Go to the Documentation Team home page]]


== Package Freedom Verification Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Verifying the license of each package to ensure it is a free license.

People who update the [[http://groups.fsf.org/wiki/Software_blacklist|LibrePlanet Software Blacklist]] page with all the apps we remove from gNewSense.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>free licenses

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[VerificationTeam|Go to the Package Freedom Verification Team home page]]


== Packaging Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>To package and maintain software that is not included in our repositories

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>packaging

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[PackagingTeam|Go to the Packaging Team home page]]


== Marketing Team ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Through the development of processes and content, this project aims to spread gNewSense and to provide a central repository of ideas and information that can be used to deliver gNewSense to new audiences.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>Strong writing, editing, grammar, ability to explain benefits of gNewSense to new users.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[MarketingTeam|Go to the Marketing Team home page]]


== Volunteer Coordinators ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Help recruit project contributors, be a point of contact for the community members and channel the feedback to gNewSense developers.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>community management

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[CoordinatorsTeam|Go to the Volunteer Coordinators Team home page]]


== Local communities ==
'''Description of this role'''<<BR>>Support the spread and development of gNewSense in different locations around the world.

'''Skills you possess or want to learn'''<<BR>>community management, Languages, programming, writing, etc.

'''Examples of where and how you can contribute in this role'''<<BR>>[[Communities|Go to the Local Communities home page]]

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Got [[http://www.amazon.de/Nothing-N-E-R-d/dp/B003U82O8K|nothing]] to say about myself at all.<<BR>>
Feels good to be a member of gnewsense.org.<<BR>>
I just wish I am useful in some way .<<BR>>
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Look at my web page ... [[http://tr.im/4448n|submission software for seo]]

Got nothing to say about myself at all.
Feels good to be a member of gnewsense.org.
I just wish I am useful in some way .

Look at my web page ... submission software for seo

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