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Open source maintainers: how to get paid with Tidelift

Hello, interested open source maintainers!
Havoc Pennington
by Havoc Pennington
on September 19, 2018

$1m to pay open source maintainers on Tidelift

By Donald Fischer on September 18, 2018
Open source can be puzzling. It's now widely accepted that open source software is everywhere. Yet almost every day there is a new passionate debate ...

How Vuetify helped John Leider create a better work-life balance

By Amy Hays on September 11, 2018
John Leider, creator of Vuetify, may have figured out the secret to a good work-life balance: make your hobby your job, and hire your wife to work ...

Material-UI vs LEGO: How Olivier Tassinari became a core maintainer of the popular React component library

By Amy Hays on August 28, 2018
It all came down to LEGO versus Playmobil for Olivier Tassinari. These days, Olivier spends his free time working on Material-UI, the super popular ...

Vue.js, Evan You, and the intersection between art, design, and technology

By Amy Hays on August 2, 2018
Evan You didn’t plan for his popular JavaScript framework, Vue.js, to become a full-time job. It just happened.

So we pay the maintainers... what would they be willing to do? Survey results part 9

By Keenan Szulik on June 21, 2018
Earlier this year, we launched our first professional open source survey. Our goal? To gain deeper perspective about what can be done to make open ...

What professional teams need when using open source

By Donald Fischer on April 5, 2018
Our mission at Tidelift is to make open source software work better—for everyone.

Steve Ballmer was right about open source

By Havoc Pennington on March 15, 2018
There's a falsely-attributed-to-Gandhi quote, "First they laugh at you, then they ignore you, then they fight you, then you win."  Fifteen years ago, ...

Pay the maintainers!

By Donald Fischer on March 7, 2018
Right around the time that we were getting started with Tidelift, the New York Times published a compelling editorial entitled “Let’s Get Excited ...

Announcing the Tidelift Subscription

By Donald Fischer on February 28, 2018
At Tidelift, we care deeply for open source software.