How Can I Contribute?

You are welcome to contribute to the project! Our main source code repository is hosted on GitHub and there are several aspects you can help on:

  • Improving our documentation (see and doc folder)
  • Translations
  • Testing code, testing releases
  • Participate on the mailing lists
  • Improving our UIs
  • Coding (fix open issues or implement new features)

Feel free to report issues and open pull requests, but please check the contribution guidelines to understand our workflow.


Most Bitcoin Core related discussion happens in the #bitcoin-core-dev IRC channel on or bitcoin-core-dev mailing list. There is also a mailing list for Bitcoin protocol discussion bitcoin-dev and a general Bitcoin discussion bitcoin-discuss. We also have Slack (request an invitation).

Contribute to this website

You can also translate or contribute to this website.