Communicating with anyone is a major challenge when even the simplest idea can be misunderstood. By telling the stories across common situations we will help you develop your skills at effectively communicating.
In our DevRel roles we need to get our message across to audiences large and small on subjects narrow and wide. Underpinning all this communications is a level of trust, so without developing a trusted relationship you are much less likely to be heard.
John Stevenson’s talk at DevRelCon London 2016 describes how to greatly improve the effectiveness of your communication across different audiences.
The distinction between external and internal developers is largely artificial, at least when it comes to how you build APIs, according to Adobe’s Matt Asay.
Creating a developer outreach strategy means having a thorough understanding of where you want to be and where you’re starting out from.