Some of the best ways that software development-minded individuals help the WordPress community is by contributing to “core” – or the foundational codebase that powers the millions of blogs around the world.
Just imagine the impact that you would have and the millions of people who would be eternally grateful for your service and work? If that gets you cooking then you should definitely consider reviewing Dave’s presentation here and get crackin’!
He’s provided slides below as well so you have very little excuse, right?
Have you contributed to core? What have your contributions been? And if you haven’t, have you ever considered it? It would be a killer way to give back.