DevRel vs Marketing

There is some overlap between Developer Relations (DevRel) and Marketing, as both functions work to promote the company’s products or services and build relationships with external stakeholders. However, the specific activities and goals of DevRel and Marketing are different. Marketing is focused on promoting and selling a company’s products or services to potential customers. This […]

Avoid these DevRel Writing Traps

Come again. Failing to provide step-by-step instructions or detailed information, such as “To install the software, just download it from the website and run the installer.” Jargon. Using technical jargon without providing clear and simple explanations, such as “The API utilizes a RESTful architecture to enable end-to-end data transfer. Flat. Neglecting to include examples or […]

5 Practical Tips for Writing High-Quality Content for Open Source Software

As a developer advocate, you know the importance of creating high-quality content for open source software. Not only does it help to promote the software and attract users, but it can also improve the user experience and make the software more accessible to a wider audience. Stay simple One of the most important things to […]

The Developer Journey

Discovery: A developer is looking for a new tool or technology to solve a problem they are facing in their project. They might start by searching online, reading blog posts, or asking for recommendations from colleagues. In this stage, developer relations can help by providing clear and accurate documentation, blog posts and other resources that […]

What is quality content and how do you write it

Quality content refers to written, visual, or audio materials that are informative, accurate, and useful to the intended audience. It helps readers, viewers, or listeners learn, solve problems, or make decisions. It is well-researched, well-written, and well-presented, and it is free of errors, biases, or misleading information. PURPOSE It is important to have a clear […]

How to set up your DevRel analytics

DevRel, or Developer Relations, is a field that focuses on building and maintaining relationships between a company and its developer community. This includes activities such as providing technical support, hosting events and meetups, and creating resources such as documentation and sample code. DevRel professionals play a key role in helping companies understand the needs and […]