Why is a good DevRel Program
a vital investment?
Align product to developer needs
Build broader communities
Create recruiting opportunities
Gather community feedback
Generate product awareness
DevRel and it's many challenges
DevRel is often an intensive relationship management project and comes with many challenges.
- Building advocates from community
- Minimal ROI expectations
- Increasing focus on customers rather than developers
- Lack of alignment with traditional sales or marketing goals
- Lack of dedicated Developer Advocates who can help their developer community
- Setting up a dedicated evangelizing program
- Validating and measuring DevRel programs
DevRel is “the good kind of fat.” Building an
effective developer community helps you retain
more users in the long run and build stickiness for
Bridging the gap between developers and companies
Drive brand awareness amongst your developer community
HCL Software's low-code multi-experience application development platform, HCL Volt MX, took center stage during the Volt MX Hackathon 2023. Participants were invited to tackle challenges that delivered tangible business benefits while demonstrating the remarkable capabilities and potential of Volt MX, thereby raising awareness about Volt MX.
Managed hackathons that guarantee engagement through developer sign-ups
Intel oneAPI hackathon for open innovation invited participants to build solutions with oneAPI for compelling problems. Throughout this three-phase hackathon, developers had the opportunity to receive free hands-on training from Intel® experts. Moreover, a series of workshops covering diverse oneAPI toolkits facilitated developers learning oneAPI effortlessly.
Support developers through evangelization and product adoption
The Pi Network Hackathon served as a platform to ramp up developer efforts and create real-world utilities for the Pi cryptocurrency through the Pi ecosystem. Participants were encouraged to incorporate Pi cryptocurrency into their app logic and submit their innovative projects to the Pi Brainstorm platform.
Showcase product innovation through conferences
Web3athon by CoinDesk and CRADL was the largest multi-chain, people-first crypto hack, and was a part of CoinDesk's flagship conference, Consensus. The hackathon engaged the participants and the sponsors by setting a problem statement that required teams to use one of the sponsor's technologies in their idea to build better, scalable products that use web3.
Boost business innovation and solutions through hackathons
The core of the Project Polyglot challenge and the desired innovation was to create a model that could simply translate data from a highly heterogeneous mix of sources into a single, encompassing, usable, representation. The NuHarbor hackathon helped to achieve this, by engaging with the HackerEarth community of AI leaders, bringing out fresh perspectives and innovative ideas.
Hackathons vs Conference:
Which One Works The Best for Blockchain Industry?
Looking for the future of developer relations?
Take a look at HackerEarth managed Hackathons.
Take developer queries and feedback and build adoption and product innovation from them. Try HackerEarth Hackathons for driving modern developer relations at your company.