Want to help Certbot?

There are lots of ways to contribute to Certbot.

For many of them, you’ll want to come chat with us on the Certbot channel in EFF’s Mattermost instance for its open source projects as described below.

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Below are the main ways ways we’d appreciate help.

Want to learn more about what makes Certbot tick?

Aside from the Certbot Get Help page, we have a few resources available for developers to better understand how Certbot works.