8 Make source code open

Make all new source code open by default.

Why it’s in the Standard

It’s important to share your source code so others with a similar need can reuse it.

Open source helps to:

How you’ll be assessed

Final code will not be produced in Alpha, however you should still be thinking about how you can share what you create. During the Alpha stage, you’ll need to:

During Beta you’ll have developed further working code and should be ready to share your code in a repository. By the time you go live you should be able to show:

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Further reading

Last updated: 22 February 2017