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Suggesting an improvement

If you notice an issue with Kubewarden documentation or want to suggest new content, then open an issue. You only require access to a GitHub account and a browser.

In most cases, any new documentation work for Kubewarden begins with an issue in GitHub. The documentation team for Kubewarden reviews, categorizes, and tags them as appropriate. Everybody is welcome to work on the issue, including the reporter, but we request that you assign it to yourself before commencing any work to avoid duplicate efforts.

Opening an issue

If you want to suggest improvements to existing documentation content or notice an error, then open an issue.

  • Click the GitHub Octocat icon on the top. This redirects you to the documentation repository for Kubewarden.
  • Navigate to the Issues tab and click New issue.
  • Describe the issue or suggestion for improvement. The more details you provide, the better!
  • Click Submit new issue.
  • After submitting the issue, you can either assign it to yourself or wait for a community member to pick it up. Members of the documentation team and the community might request clarifications before they can take action on your issue, so we request that you actively check your issue or turn on GitHub notifications.

New content suggestions

If you want to suggest new content, please file an issue following the steps above. Either

  • Choose an existing page in the section you think the content belongs in and click Create an issue. OR
  • Navigate to GitHub and file the issue directly.

How do I make my contribution count?

No contribution is too big or small! However, to ensure that the community derives maximum value, we request that you follow the below when reporting an issue:

  • Focus on providing a clear description of the issue. Some key points to consider would be specifically describing what is missing, outdated, erroneous, or requires qualitative/technical improvement.
  • Detail the specific impact the issue has on users.
  • Delimit the scope of the issue. If the scope is larger, we'd request you to break it down to smaller tasks within an issue. For example, "Creating a Contribution Guide" is very wide in scope since there would be multiple tasks associated with the issue. However, "Fixing a grammatical error on the Quickstart page" is a more narrowly scoped issue that would, potentially, require only a single pull request.
  • Crosscheck existing issues to avoid duplicate work.
  • Check for an existing pull request or issue as there is a fair chance that you're opening an issue that has been referenced before. Ensure you reference the existing issue or pull request within the issue you're opening to provide context for contributors who may want to work on it.