How to make more users love free software: Double the love, double the freedom

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"In past years, free software projects have increased their usability considerably. Still, one of the main reasons users with no technical background don't use many free software projects in their daily routine is that some projects don't offer good usability, which drives them into choosing proprietary solutions." From LibrePlanet 2021.

Original story by LibrePlanet 2021 and the Free Software Foundation. Published 2021-03-21, Originally published 2021-03-21.
This work is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike license.

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"This talk is a more mature follow-up to my talk "How to make more users love free software," (at LibrePlanet 2020) where I'll give realistic ideas and applicable and simple solutions to improve free software projects' usability."

"Clarissa Borges is a software engineering student, interested in free software projects and UX research. She started contributing to GNOME during her Outreachy internship project, where she did usability research for some GNOME programs and fell in love with the community. Clarissa is currently running an initiative to introduce minorities to start contributing to free software, and is always evangelizing for caring about usability on free software projects."

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