Open Source

Open source on Twitter

Contributing to Open source often requires a healthy dose of inspiration. By following accounts on Twitter that focus on the subjects that the most matter to you, you might find the inspiration you seek.

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By Henrik Walker Moe


December 2, 2019

We have compiled a short list of some of the accounts that we follow. Hopefully they'll inspire you too!


  • @dan_abramov (Co-creator of Redux, JavaScript)
  • @davidfowl (ASP.NET , Roslyn)
  • @kentcdodds (JavaScript/frontend),
  • @khellang (Web, Open source activist)
  • @selbekk (React influencer, JavaScript/frontend)
  • @housecor (React & JavaScript)
  • @yegor256 (Software development & architecture)
  • @baeldung (Security, OAuth, software development)


  • @owasp (Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) is a worldwide not-for-profit charitable organization focused on improving the security of software.)
  • @OpenSourceOrg (Global non-profit that promotes and protects open source software, development & communities through education and advocacy)
  • @linuxfoundation (Non-profit organization enabling mass innovation through open source)

Podcasts and communities

  • @ThePracticalDev (Posts from the dev.to community and the general life of a developer, with a healthy dose of humour)
  • @avdtechpodcast (To improve the dialogue between ‘ed’ and ‘tech’ through storytelling, for better innovation and impact)
  • @osintpodcast (Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) podcast - news related to social media, data privacy, open source intelligence, investigative journalism as well as tools and resources to improve your research.)