The Psychology of building your first open source

Open Source in Israel (10 min.)
[open source]

Every developer ‘knows’ it’s important to put himself out there by building open source libraries. However, the majority of devs don’t do it. Why? What’s holding us back? In this talk I will talk about my personal experience and about the psychological barriers which are keeping others from going open source. In addition, I will go over what’s important when building an open source project in order to help your first experience go as smoothly as possible.