How can you help make Fidus Writer great? The following gives a little overview:


You can find details on how to donate on our donation page.

Code of Conduct

Please read through our Code of Conduct before engaging with us.

Reporting bugs

Bugs should be reported in our bug tracker on Github.


Fidus Writer is licensed under the open source AGPL v.3 license. The sourcecode is available here:

We require all contributors to sign¬†this contributor’s license agreement. The most important points are:

  • You confirm that you have the right to contribute the code you send us.
  • Your rights to using your own code are unaffected.
  • You give us the right to use your code within Fidus Writer under the AGPL or another license.


If you think Fidus Writer should be available in another language than German, Spanish and English and you can help with that, let us know at

Set up for your university, journal, etc. ?

If you represent a university or journal that would like to have Fidus Writer set up for you, contact us!