# Getting started in Open Hardware Leaders

We will be using a set of tools, overall keep in mind that these are the essential ones:

  • This website
  • Riot for direct chatting in ohl-General:matrix.org
  • Github repositories and github group

# Join our community chat with Riot.im

  • Download Riot.im
  • Create an account
  • Check your email you should have recieved an invite to the community chat

# Basic tools for participants

  • Managing git repositories
  • Writing in markdown
  • Google docs
  • Google calendar with meetings

# If you have questions ask in the Riot chat or email us to openhardware4me@gmail.com