28 Dec '12, 1pm

Ask Hackaday: How do you give a project away?

Yeah, I’m not sure “Giving back to the community” is what he’s looking to do here. If he wants to give back to OSH, get a free account at Instructables, post complete instructions, code, and schematic, then enjoy the kudos that roll in. What it looks like he’s asking for is a way to make a quick buck with no fuss. Which is totally fine but don’t call it “giving back to the open source community” because that’s just a lie. First: Seriously, just post the code, enjoy the appreciation that people will have for you and your project, and forget the money. Anything more than that will take a surprising amount of effort for very little money. Second: Once you start selling it in any form you’re expected to provide customer support. Make sure you’re willing and able to do that before you sell anything. Sure, you could release it unsupported, but people would hate you and your nift...

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