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Online Community Platforms

Posted on Friday, Apr 16, 2021
Creating a place for your specific community to gather online is a challenge every Developer Relations or Community team is likely going to address at some point, whether it’s because your executive team is asking you to create this space or you see a need for it. In this episode of Community Pulse, we talk to two specialists in the community industry about what to keep in mind when evaluating how to create a place for your community to gather online. Read More

Events in the Pandemic - Community Pulse LIVE!

Posted on Monday, Oct 5, 2020

We’re almost 8 months into a global pandemic. The last time we gathered to discuss COVID-19, we were mere weeks in and scrambling to figure out how to adjust. Given how much has changed since then, it was time for another Community Pulse LIVE! Our questions include “What have we learned?” “How the pandemic has changed our perception of attending in-person conferences?” and “How does this uncertainty impact our budgets for the years to come?”. Guests Rahmona Henry (HubSpot Developer Advocate) and Floor Drees (Microsoft DevRel Program Manager) join us to discuss how they’re approaching their 2021 event strategy.

After Pulse: DevRel at the Foundation

Posted on Friday, Sep 25, 2020

Our hosts sit down to discuss their recent conversation on the subject of DevRel as an early employee.

DevRel at the Foundation

Posted on Friday, Sep 18, 2020

As companies are starting to realize that Developer Relations can be a competitive advantage, we’ve been noticing more and more job descriptions for Developer Advocates or DevRel Professionals who are the first non-engineering hire at early-stage startups. But when you’re an early hire working alongside the founder and a few engineers, what does your role look like? How is it different from joining a company as employee #30, 120, or even 1432?

After Pulse: Metrics, KPIs, and OKRs - Oh My!

Posted on Friday, Aug 14, 2020

Our hosts sit down to discuss their recent conversation with Patrick Collins and Donovan Brown.

Metrics, KPIs, and OKRs - Oh My!

Posted on Thursday, Aug 13, 2020

In this episode we want to discuss the topic of OKRs (or Objectives and Key Results). What are OKRs, and why are they beneficial to an organization? How do they differ from Key Performance Metrics (KPIs)? What even is a North Star?