William Gathoye wins Mattermost Hackfest 2019!

Mattermost Hackfest 2019 is in the books! We’re excited to announce that William Gothoye has been named the winner of the event. William built an MSI installer for the Mattermost Windows Desktop App. The tool allows the desktop version of Mattermost to be installed in the program files that can be accessed by all users …

Why we love customer reviews at Mattermost

If you’re like most people, you consult customer reviews before choosing whether to buy something online. Reviews help us make better decisions since they provide insight into how real-world customers experience a company’s products or services. Instead of being told what a company wants you to hear, you get to hear what’s what directly from …

Mattermost Hackfest 2019 is underway!

Mattermost Hackfest is back! Win an exclusive Mattermost hoodie and stickers by making four pull requests between January 26, 2019 and February 28, 2019. The top contributor as chosen by the Mattermost team wins a Samsung Galaxy Watch! Pull requests can be made to any open issues with the “Hackfest” label in Mattermost-hosted GitHub repositories. …

Insights from our incredible plugin hackathon

At Mattermost, two of our top priorities are keeping our customers happy and keeping members of our awesome open source community engaged. On August 16 and 17, we paused the company on the R&D side for a virtual hackathon where our core committers worked with our open source contributors to hack our recently revamped plugin …

Building a stronger open source community for our contributors at Mattermost

We care a great deal about our engaged open source community, which has had thousands of contributions over the last three years. Recently, we sent a survey to our contributors asking them to share feedback about their experiences. Their responses were overwhelmingly positive, but we did identify some potential ways to improve the experience further. …

The secret to thousands of contributions to the Mattermost open source project

Three years after launching, there are over 1,000 open source projects on GitHub that integrate with Mattermost. Our contributors have also added hundreds of amazing features to Mattermost. We’re reflecting on how we got here—and what we’re doing next to build an even stronger community for our contributors. We’ve gotten closer to our community in 2018; …

MatterCon 2018 Community Meetup Highlights

Earlier this year, the Mattermost product team, core contributors and members from our community came together in Lisbon, Portugal for MatterCon 2018. We’re a globally distributed team, so it’s nice to meet up every now and again with colleagues and users and hang out in person, discuss the product roadmap and refine our open source …

MatterCon 2018 Hackathon Highlights

MatterCon brings the Mattermost product team, core contributors and community members together to discuss the product roadmap, hack together and meet in person. As a globally remote team, it’s nice to see each other every few months. MatterCon 2018 brought us to Lisbon, Portugal. It was a productive and fun event. One of my favorite …

100 most popular Mattermost features invented and contributed by our amazing open source community

As the world’s largest open source project on enterprise collaboration, Mattermost depends on input and contributions from thousands of companies and collaborators to invent and develop new capabilities. Just over two years from its start on June 28, 2015, the open source project has grown tremendously, now offering a powerful, robust, easy-to-install server and high-quality …

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