The Developer Evangelist Handbook

Free Online Book: The Developer Evangelist Handbook

“The Developer Evangelist Handbook” by Christian Heilmann is free to read online. A developer evangelist is a spokesperson, mediator and translator between a company and its technical staff.


This handbook will get you on the way to be a great developer evangelist for any product or company. Of course your approach needs tweaking for different markets and audiences – and in accordance with your own personality – but the main principles are the same for everybody and anywhere in the world.

Table of Contents

  • Defining developer evangelism
  • Start with the right mindset
  • Find your role and play to your strengths
  • Remove the brand
  • Work with the competition
  • Work with your own company
  • Prepare for outreach
  • Get speaking opportunities
  • Deliver a talk or workshop
  • Write great posts and articles
  • Write excellent code examples
  • Prepare great slide decks for presentations
  • Record your output
  • Know and use the (social) web
  • Work with the conference buzz
  • Additional presentation tips

Book Details

Author(s): Christian Heilmann
Format(s): HTML
Number of pages: 61
Link: Read online.

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