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- GNU Project - Free Software Foundation</title>
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<h2>Volunteer Webmaster Quiz</h2>

<p><strong>Want to get involved with www.gnu.org?</strong>  If you're
enthusiastic, and know HTML and a little bit about our work, we'd love
to hear from you!  As a volunteer GNU webmaster, you'll be doing great
work to help support our mission.  You can usefully help with
webmastering in as little as an hour a week, or as much time as you

<p>To see what our typical tasks look like, please check our <a
Guidelines</a>. You may be disappointed to find out that these tasks
don't call for the elaborate webmastering techniques that are
standard nowadays, but on the other hand they are very diverse, and
often will require quite a bit of inventiveness on your part.
Moreover, they will give you experience in dealing with people and
complex organizations, a skill that may be applied to many other areas
of life.</p>

<p>If you feel comfortable with our routine tasks, please answer the
following questions in English as best as you can, and email them to <a href="mailto:webmasters@gnu.org"><webmasters@gnu.org></a>. href="mailto:chief-webmaster@gnu.org"><chief-webmaster@gnu.org></a>.
(If you don't feel like becoming a GNU webmaster after all, there are <a
href="/help/help.html">other ways you can help the GNU Project</a>.)</p>


  <li>In your own words, what is the Free Software Foundation, GNU operating system, and 
  what is its purpose?</li>

  <li>What is open source?</li> the GNU Project?</li>

  <li>What does a GNU package maintainer do?</li>

  <li>What is free software?</li>

  <li>What is open source, and how does it relate to free 

  <li>What is the Free Software Foundation?</li>

  <li>Do you have any experience with graphic design?</li>

  <li>Do you have any experience with CVS, Subversion or other version 
  control systems?</li>


<p><strong>Ready?  Email your completed quiz
to <a href="mailto:webmasters@gnu.org?subject=I href="mailto:chief-webmaster@gnu.org?subject=I want to be a GNU

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<p>Please send general FSF & GNU inquiries to
<a href="mailto:gnu@gnu.org"><gnu@gnu.org></a>.
There are also <a href="/contact/">other ways to contact</a>
the FSF.  Broken links and other corrections or suggestions can be sent
to <a href="mailto:webmasters@gnu.org"><webmasters@gnu.org></a>.</p>

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<p class="unprintable">Updated:
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