Become an IRCNow Netizen!

You can apply to become an IRCNow netizen and enjoy netizenship rights!

Your Reward

  1. 'Free hosting for open source apps'
  2. Set up your own servers for gaming, radio stations, blogs, wikis, bots, and much more
  3. Hang out with friends while improving IRC
  4. Learn some programming
  5. Add a new work experience for your CV/resume
  6. Help improve freedom on the internet

How to Apply

  1. Learn how to ask smart questions.
  2. Become familiar with our goals for IRC, our commitment to user freedom, and the UNIX philosophy.
  3. Connect to one of our servers using IRC and /join #team
  4. Chat with our sysadmins. If they are interested in your project, they will mentor you and invite you to work with their team.

Your Duties

  1. You must commit a minimum of 5 hours per week to help your team
  2. Help with the IRCNow Roadmap
  3. Optionally, you can help with third party software
  4. Help our other users with technical support, marketing, documentation, and other non-coding tasks

Your Training

  1. Become familiar with our network policies
  2. Read up on our goals for IRC
  3. Read up on IRCNow's roadmap