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New to Tidelift: version usage analytics for lifters

By virtue of working with hundreds of open source maintainers, one of the loudest and clearest pain points we’ve heard is that they have limited ...
Keenan Szulik
by Keenan Szulik
on October 8, 2019

Websockets is now part of the Tidelift Subscription

By Brenna Heaps on September 24, 2019
Websockets is a library for building WebSocket servers and clients in Python with a focus on correctness and simplicity. Built on top of asyncio, ...

Level up your project into a commercial product with Tidelift

By Blaine Bublitz on September 19, 2019
Our mission at Tidelift is to make open source work better for users and creators alike. 

Thousands of packages are eligible for income on Tidelift. Here’s how to search the growing list.

By Keenan Szulik on September 5, 2019
When we hosted our first ever lifter event earlier this year, we asked the open source maintainers in attendance to imagine the future of open ...

Check out The Changelog's maintainer spotlight, featuring lifter Feross Aboukhadijeh

By Amy Hays on September 3, 2019
A few months ago, we announced our partnership with the podcast The Changelog. Each month, we partner with them on a new Maintainer Spotlight podcast ...

Project Lombok's Roel Spilker: Why rejecting good ideas is the hardest part of being a maintainer

By Brenna Heaps on August 27, 2019
Project Lombok maintainer Roel Spilker thinks the hardest part of being a maintainer is rejecting good feature ideas. It’s heartbreaking, he said, to ...

How an annoying Python package led Alex Clark to create Pillow

By Brenna Heaps on August 15, 2019
While working in a Python CMS called Plone, Alex Clark kept running into issues with its imaging library, PIL, caused by the non-standard way it was ...

Project Lombok core maintainer Reinier Zwitserloot shares his open source journey

By Brenna Heaps on August 8, 2019
Reinier Zwitserloot’s journey into the world of open source is a familiar one: he discovered a problem he thought he could fix, so he and his ...

SockJS is now part of the Tidelift Subscription

By Brenna Heaps on July 25, 2019
SockJS is a browser JavaScript library that provides a WebSocket-like object. SockJS gives you a coherent, cross-browser, Javascript API which ...

psutil is now part of the Tidelift Subscription

By Brenna Heaps on July 9, 2019
psutil is a cross-platform library for retrieving information on running processes and system utilization (CPU, memory, disks, network, sensors) in ...

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