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GSoC proposal: Email integration project

by vishesh | | 230 views | 8 comments |

Read more: publiclab.org/n/15745


About me

Name : Vishesh Ruparelia

Email : visheshruparelia18@gmail.com

Affiliation : International Institute of Information Technology, Bangalore - 560100, Member of Zense developers group IIITB.

Github : visheshruparelia

LinkedIn : www.linkedin.com/in/visheshruparelia

Location: Bangalore, India

Project Title: Email integration project

Gitter: visheshruparelia

Project description

Abstract/summary (<20 words):

Send daily digests to the PublicLab users, reply by comments and creating dashboard for users where they can update their notification preferences.

Problem

Aim for this project is to improve functionality of Public lab by adding Daily/Weekly digests to Users,allowing them to reply using comments via Email and also provide them with a settings panel where they can manage their preferences of recieving notifications/digests.

Timeline/milestones

Needs

What resources will you need: people, documentation, literature, sample data, hardware if applicable

Setup

Have you forked the relevant codebases? Installed them in a dev environment such as Cloud9.io? Need help doing so? Please provide a link to each of the above.


Experience

Tell us how you've learned about writing software; what languages you've been learning, if you've worked on other projects, links to GitHub or other code repositories or samples.

Have you looked over our welcome page and are you familiar with how to make your first contribution? Have you already?


Teamwork

Describe teams you've worked with before, whether open or closed source, and in what capacity you participated. Cite examples of how you were self-motivated and self-sufficient.


Passion

What about our projects, and Public Lab, interests you? What are you passionate about? Open science, environmental justice?

Audience

Whom do you want your work to help? We especially appreciate proposals which make technologies and techniques more welcoming and friendly to those who've often been excluded.

Commitment

Do you understand this is a serious commitment, equivalent to a full-time summer job? Tell us how you'll structure your schedule from day to day!


8 Comments

Please add more details in your proposal.


It'd be great also to link to, and collect ideas from, the relevant milestone: https://github.com/publiclab/plots2/milestones and the associated planning issue if there is one! Thanks!


Vishesh also break your work in subparts. I mean make a weekly schedule, which will help to work in a efficient way.


Hi, i agree with @mkashyap354 -- that would be great to see that -- and there's some advice here on how to do it and why:

https://publiclab.org/notes/warren/01-18-2018/software-outreach-modularity-is-great-for-collaboration

Thank you!!!


Thank you for your guidance, I'll keep updating the proposal as time goes by :)


@adudeja please don't spam.


Hi @vishesh - any updates? Thanks!

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Hi @vishesh you can look at the ideas provided in the @namangupta and @vidit 's proposal for updates too. Also, you can bring in your own ideas Thanks


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