Rasheed Mudasiru

Federal University of Technology Minna

Simple and Easy Open Source Project for Contributors to contribute during HACKTOBERFEST - DEV-RESUME as Case study

##Terms used a. Open-source software is a type of computer software in which source code is released under a license in which the copyright holder grants users the rights to use, study, change, and distribute the software to anyone and for any purpose.

b. Pull requests let you tell others about changes you’ve pushed to a branch in a repository on GitHub.

###Hacking in October (hacktoberfest) ❤️ It is the month of October when developers and tech enthusiasts around the globe gather remotely and in person to celebrate open source. The experience has always been a big bang. The big bang is called HACKTOBERFEST. This is an annual event which runs through out the month of October. For this reason, I am inviting you to a beginner-friendly and easy-to-contribute project titled DEV_RESUME.

##Benefits of contributing

The following are the rewards and benefits for every contributors of this project.

  1. Get recognised on GitHub with a contributor’s badge issued by our GitHub contributor’s bot

  2. A merged PR (Pull Request) get featured on our live project at https://dev-resume.herokuapp.com which is aimed at showcasing open source contributors around the world.

##Aims of the project To be No.1 point for recruiters to confirm developers contributions to open source.

###Below are the simple and straight forward steps to contribute to the project.

Step 1: Sign in to github. Step 2: Search Dev-resume or follow this https://github.com/Taiwrash/dev-resume. Alt Text

Step 3: Fork the repo using the fork button on GitHub Step 4: after successfully forked, clone the repo by using the clone button with your system terminal Alt Text

Step 5: Open the folder and navigate to public, then images, and move your desired image into it(note the name and extension of the image) i.e dev-resume/public/images

Step 6: leave the public folder Step 7: Go to data.json file. Alt Text

Step 8: Copy a complete object in the array starting with { and end with } put a comma as the last character and paste. Step 9: Paste and edit the data to your personal data, then save. Alt Text

####You are almost there!💪

Step 10: Commit your changes and push to the GitHub. Step 11: Navigate to GitHub and the forked repo should be begging for PR.

Step 12: Create a PR and you are done!

####Great work👍

Do this and you are 3 steps away from getting your tree planted by hacktoberfest team and your tee are waiting for more 3 PRs. Alt Text

This is how simple it is and you are done!

Let’s hack together in this October period with the HACKTOBERFEST tag!