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Re: promoting how-can-i-help via bits.d.o and/or announcement

On Tue, Feb 04, 2014 at 10:27:23AM +0100, Stefano Zacchiroli wrote:
> I'm since a while convinced that how-can-i-help is a very important
> piece of attracting newcomers to contribute to Debian. For that reason,
> I think we should promote it *a lot*. On one hand, I think it should be
> part of our default installation --- but that's a discussion that we
> should have in a different forum and that at some point I plan to start.
> For this forum (-publicity) the proposal is to promote the installation
> and usage of how-can-i-help via a blog post on bits.d.o and/or a (user)
> announcement. Lucas, assuming people here are fine with the idea, do you
> fancy writing a guest blog post for bits.d.o? As both the author and
> DPL, I think that would help promoting the tool more.

This is a great idea. I don't have the impression how-can-i-help is that
known and at least we should try promoting it a bit more.


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