There are many different ways to get involved in the Simple Invoices community.
The easiest way to get involved in the Simple Invoices community is to download and install Simple Invoices and post your ideas, queries, bugs, documentation, request for help, whatever, in our forums all ideas etc are welcome, the more the better
for more info on all things tranlsation
Update an existing translation: Simple Invoices has been translated in a number of languages but not all of these translated are actively maintained (with each new release of Simple Invoices there are new phrases to be translated). Check of the Lang Check page
to find out if there are any translations you can help update
New translation: Your language is not in the Lang Check page
. That means you are free to create a new translation of Simple Invoices! Its not to hard, just grab the latest release(or svn if possible) and translate 1 text file (note: there are a few hundred phrases to translate). Refer the Transalation wiki page
for more detailed information
Theres always some posts on the forum that can be better answered. If you can help out answering/resolving someones issue its a great help and a great way to build a stronger community
Got some useful tips: Feel free to post any tips/updates/whaterver in our forum or blog.
Simple Invoices has minimal expenses and those are covered by http://sixhq.com & http://smarterinvoices.com. We used to have a paypal donate button - but was taken off as I would prefer to keep Simple Invoices.org as 'money-free' as possible.
If you do have money that you would like to donate the best options are to either buy some Google Ads or Reddit Ads or something similar to help spread the word
If you like Simple Invoices, help us promote it! The best way to do that is to tell people why you like Simple Invoices and how it helps you.
Blog about Simple Invoices - if you don't have a blog grab one at posterous.com,
Twitter about Simple Invoices
You can write reviews for on relevant websites, send emails to editors from magazines or blogs you read, or tell your friends about Simple Invoices via email.
Do whatever you can do to get the word out about Simple Invoices.
It also helps us if you add Simple Invoices to your social bookmarks.
Want to help decide the future development direction of Simple Invoices? Feel free ot vote in various Simple Invoices polls in the vote page
Want to automatically keep in touch with the latest happenings of Simple Invoices. You can subscribe (via either email or rss) to Simple Invoices Blog here
or just click on whichever RSS you want below and follow the instructions
Note: the below google groups are no longer actively used, we are using the new - above - dev and tracker lists
Feel free to jump into the Simple Invoices IRC channel #simpleinvoices on irc.freenode.net
Note: our IRC channel has move to Jabber - refer below
Feel free to jump into the Simple Invoices jabber/xmpp channel [email protected]
Note: you can use your normal jabber/xmpp/google im account to connect to this channel, just will need a client that supports jabber. ie Pidgin, PSI, Miranda, Empathy etc..
Refer this image for how to conenct in your client: