English | 2019 | ISBN: 1789138740 | 782 Pages | EPUB | 26 MB
A collection of in-depth conversations with leading developer advocates that reveal the world of developer relations today
These are just a few of the questions addressed by developer advocate and author Geertjan Wielenga in Developer, Advocate!. 32 of the industry’s most prominent developer advocates, from companies including Oracle, Microsoft, Google, and Amazon, open up about what it’s like to turn a lifelong passion for knowledge sharing about tech into a rewarding career. These advocates run the gamut from working at large software vendors to small start-ups, along with independent developer advocates who work within organizations or for themselves.
In Developer, Advocate!, readers will see how developer advocates are actively changing the world, not only for developers, but for individuals and companies navigating the fast-changing tech landscape. More importantly, Developer, Advocate! serves as a rallying cry to inspire and motivate tech enthusiasts and burgeoning developer advocates to get started and take their first steps within their tech community.
What you will learn
- Discover how developer advocates are putting developer interests at the heart of the software industry in companies including Microsoft and Google
- Gain the confidence to use your voice in the tech community
- Immerse yourself in developer advocacy techniques
- Understand and overcome the challenges and obstacles facing developer advocates today
- Hear predictions from the people at the cutting edge of tech
- Explore your career options in developer advocacy