developer outreach for firefox os - mozcamp india - 2014-06-21
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DESCRIPTIONThis session will teach community members how to approach and talk to developers about Firefox OS so that the developers want to create apps for this platform, and want to help other developers do the same.
Developer Outreach for Firefox OS
Frdric Harper Sr. Technical Evangelist @ Mozilla @fharper | outofcomfortzone.net
Janet Swisher Community Manager @ Mozilla @jmswisher
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WHY FIREFOX OS?
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Every developer, who developer on the web Every developer, who developer on the web, using HTML
The target audience
lets target the low hanging fruit first
Every developer, who developer on the web, using HTML already having an HTML or a PhoneGap app/game.
MOZILLA NEED YOU
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Becoming a Community Evangelist
The Inspiring Equation
Sharing your passion about technology
+ Exciting developers about cool stuff
+ Showing them the benefits of using this technology
= Inspiring the developers
vOne of the most powerful way to inspire developers
vHelp you reach many people at once
vCan be done at different level
vA lot of personal benefits for you
Resources & Conclusion
Introducing your story
The end of your story
Where can you start speaking?
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Mozilla can help you
Giving you training about public speaking
Helping you find a speaking gig in your city
Paying for travel, and expenses (need approval) to conference
Adding you to our pool of speakers for BugZilla requests
MozSpeakers on Mozillians.org
Add your speaking interests to your profile
Link to Lanyrd or Slideshare, or any feed of your speaking activities
Blogging is not just good for you, it help developers to be inspire by what you do, and what you share with them.
Write on your own blog
Write for the Hacks blog
1. Helping to get more comfortable to speak in front of a crowd
2. Starting in a pressure free environment
3. Getting use to manage questions & feedbacks from attendees
4. Receiving tips, and tricks to start on a roll!
Alone or in a team of two
You have two minutes to present about Firefox OS
The attendees will have one minute to ask questions
The group will have one minute to give you feedbacks
1. We continue to inspire people
2. We take them from the excitement level to actually doing stuff
3. We give them concrete tools to be successful
4. We help them with any issues
Phones for Apps
Mozilla Evangelists mailing list
For discussion about evangelizing to developers about open web technologies and Mozilla products, through activities such as speaking, blogging, organizing technical events, and supporting web developers.
Subscribe now - https://lists.mozilla.org/listinfo/evangelism
Meetup in a box
NOTE: This event type is still in the concept stage!
Goal: To help Mozillians who want to host a regular developer meetup.
What: A Github repo of content packages on topics related to app development, Firefox developer tools, etc.
Whats in the box?
Presentation outline or slides
Example code project
Questions or points for discussion
Link to Hacks post
Link to screencast/online demo
Exercise for participants to try
Links to MDN articles
What do you want in the box?
Add your ideas: https://devengage.etherpad.mozilla.org/Meetup-in-a-box-topic-ideas
Resources Events Request Form: http://j.mp/1oGvdDO
Mozilla Hacks blog: https://hacks.mozilla.org/
Apps & Hacks newsletter: http://j.mp/1iEcg08
Phones for Apps program: http://j.mp/S9mK09
Developer Network: https://developer.mozilla.org
Firefox OS Gai GitHub: http://j.mp/1lBdAVR
Firefox OS Boilerplate: http://j.mp/fxosBoilerplate
Firefox Developer Tools Ideas: http://j.mp/1nN4cyy
Evangelist Mailing List: http://j.mp/1pFik04
Mozilla Rep Facebook Group: http://j.mp/1pcNVCA
Mozilla Rep Resources: http://j.mp/1lOvNQo