Happy weekend, everyone! Got some spare time in the next two days? Give the LibreOffice community a hand, enhance your skillset, and make the software even better for millions of users around the world: https://www.libreoffice.org/community/get-involved/
Announcing the winners of the LibreOffice Template Contest with Adfinis, which started in December! https://adfinis.com/en/blog/winners-of-the-libreoffice-template-contest-2020/
New update: LibreOffice 7.1.1 is now available, with over 90 bugfixes and compatibility improvements. Many thanks to our worldwide community and certified developers for their work on it! Learn more and download: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2021/03/04/libreoffice-711/
Dive into the tech behind LibreOffice! Tomaž Vajngerl is working on a built-in "Xray" like UNO object inspector, which will help developers to debug issues in the software: https://tomazvajngerl.blogspot.com/2021/03/built-in-xray-like-uno-object-inspector.html
LibreOffice tip of the day: The suite has great extensions to increase your productivity - check them out: https://extensions.libreoffice.org
LibreOffice has a whole team of people working on Documentation, they care about the project enough to create good documentation.
I am guessing as you can also buy copies of the manuals it is a good way to generate income for the project overall.
LibreOffice is the most popular free open source office suite, you can follow their official account at:
It includes word processing, spreadsheets, presentations, diagrams etc.
It's available for Linux, Mac and Windows from the official site at https://www.libreoffice.org
There are also many LibreOffice user groups on the Fediverse:
➡️ @LibreOfficeEs (in Spanish)
➡️ @LaMouetteODF (in French)
➡️ @libreofficebr (in Portuguese)
Thought LibreOffice was "just" an office suite? Think again! It's a worldwide project and community where anyone can get involved. Join in, build up your skills, and make something awesome – like Rafael Lima from Brazil: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2021/03/01/community-member-monday-rafael-lima/
LibreOffice tip of the day: Use Sections in LibreOffice Writer to protect part of a text, show/hide text, reuse parts from other documents, or use a different column layout. https://help.libreoffice.org/latest/en-GB/text/swriter/01/04020100.html
Use LibreOffice? Do more with it! Get the brand new LibreOffice 7.0 Guide from our fantastic documentation community – it's over 430 pages packed with tips, tricks and tutorials covering the whole suite: https://blog.documentfoundation.org/blog/2021/02/23/getting-started-with-libreoffice-7-0-guide-just-arrived/
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Thanks for your donations to @tdforg, the non-profit behind LibreOffice! Here's what they helped us to achieve in 2020. Support us this year, and let's make it another great one for our LibreOffice projects and communities: https://www.libreoffice.org/donate/
New features in LibreOffice 7.1 - this video has subtitle translations in 17 languages, thanks to our awesome localisation volunteers! Arabic, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese, Czech, Dutch, French, Hebrew, Italian, Japanese, Kurdish, Polish, Portuguese (BR), Slovenian, Spanish, Ukrainian, Welsh: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLutwM8XKvo
How time flies! Nine years ago, The Document Foundation was registered in Berlin as the non-profit home of LibreOffice. A huge thanks to all our members, contributors and supporters over the years – you've helped our projects achieve awesome things! https://www.documentfoundation.org 🙂👍
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