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Preparing Mona's project for open source #1
Mona is part of a growing team of developers. To help onboard new teammates, Mona has created a slick Probot app called Welcome. Welcome automatically generates friendly messages when new team members create their first issue and open or merge their first pull request.
So far, Mona has been working with a few members of the team to fine-tune the app, but someone recommended they make the project open source so that other projects can start creating the same awesome experiences for first timers. Mona has never published an open source project before, so after receiving the OK from legal, Mona is looking for some help.
In this course, you will help Mona get the Welcome-bot repository ready for the open source community.
What is Probot
Great question! Probot is an open source framework that allows you to create GitHub apps to automate your GitHub workflow. Probot is also an example of a great community - be sure to stop by and check them out.
In this course, you will work with Mona to:
Step 1: Add a Repository Description
First, let's focus on helping others understand Mona's project. After all, people are most likely to contribute to projects they use, so
Users should be able to understand the project at a glance, so let's start by adding a repository description and creating a
Mona is working on a first draft of the