The qual­i­ties of a great WordPress con­trib­u­tor. A fan­tas­tic post from Andrew Nacin about the val­ues, processes, and mind­sets that go in to craft­ing WordPress. There’s a lot in the post and per­haps my favorite bit is:

What does describe WordPress well is that it’s more com­mu­ni­ca­tion than code. I think this is also incred­i­bly healthy. Communication and col­lab­o­ra­tion are the lifeblood for an open source project.

Nacin’s post is a tes­ta­ment to that, I think.