about 2 years ago

Watch live while the winners are announced!

The judges have weighed in and the scores are tallied. Watch live as the winners are announced!

Go to the 2018 Developer Circles Community Challenge gallery to congratulate the winners and check out all of the awesome submissions.

 


about 2 years ago

The regional winners are…

We would like to thank everyone who participated in the Developer Circles Community Challenge. The volume and quality of the applications are impressive! If you were not selected as a regional winner, please support your fellow developers and try out their solutions!

Check back to see the global winners after September 14!

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Asia Pacific    
First Place Whizkids World Indonesia
Second Place TravelconPH Philippines
Third Place Car Dost Pakistan
Best Pre-Existing, Updated Solution KONGSI CORE Indonesia
     
Europe    
First Place Blitz Austria
Second Place Enlive Austria
Third Place JoinMe - bridging the gap

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over 2 years ago

Final call: Submissions close on July 26!

This weekend is your last chance to finish up your project and submit it to the Developer Circles Community Challenge. Submissions are due July 26 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


over 2 years ago

One week left to deadline!

There’s only one week left to enter your submission to the Developer Circles Community Challenge. Don’t wait until the last minute! Submissions are due July 26 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


over 2 years ago

Two weeks to go – submit early!

There are two weeks left to enter your submission to the Developer Circles Community Challenge.

Submissions are due July 26 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

If you haven't started a submission yet, please do so now. (We’ll walk you through our submission form process if you need help.)  And if you've just recently joined the challenge, explore the quick-start guide and check the Resources page for info on Facebook’s developer tools.

Submission Checklist

Before you say "ship it!", make sure you run through this list:

  • Are you submitting a working software application…

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over 2 years ago

Three weeks to go – start your submission now!

There are three weeks left in the Developer Circle Community Challenge! Beat the deadline rush by getting your submission ready early. Submissions are due July 26 before 5pm ET. Find out what time that is in your city.

If you haven’t already started a submission, you should do it now. And if you’re just getting started, read the official rules and follow the quick-start guide.

You can also get the lowdown on how our submission form works right here.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


over 2 years ago

One month left – start your submission

There’s one month remaining in the Developer Circles Community Challenge! Submissions are due July 26 before 5pm ET.

Start your submission now

Starting a submission is a good way to make sure that your project meets the requirements. There’s nothing worse than getting to the deadline, only to realize that you’re missing a key component. Remember: once you submit a project, you can keep editing it as needed at any time prior to the submission deadline. Need a primer on how the submission form works? Head over to our submission form tutorial.

Prepare your video

Don’t forget:…

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over 2 years ago

Making a great 2-minute submission video

We know as devs your expertise lies in building apps - so keep building! However, the submission video needs time too! It's often the first thing that judges and voters review.

Your video tells the story behind your submission, providing a clear way to showcase your app and talent in a video:

  • Establish your elevator pitch. In the first few seconds of your video, explain how your software helps bring communities together! Also mention the Facebook products you used and why you chose them.
    • Within 60 seconds, viewers tend to lose interest, so use this time wisely to keep them…

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over 2 years ago

Did you know?! Fun Hack Fact Friday

Did you know?!

Similar to Test Users, Test Apps let you quickly create Facebook App IDs for use during the development, testing, staging or QA phases of the app development lifecycle.

Learn more about test apps here.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


over 2 years ago

Announcing in-person Build Days!

Local Developer Circles are hosting Build Days throughout the challenge to give developers the chance to collaborate and hack together. Check out the list of events to register to attend a Build Day in your city. Remember to join the local Circle to get event updates!


If you can’t find a Build Day near you, you can still join the challenge Facebook group or visit the participants page to find and meet teammates.

Questions?

If you have any questions about the hackathon, please post on the discussion forum.


over 2 years ago

Quick-start guide

Thanks for joining the Developer Circles Community Challenge! You're officially registered now. So you don’t miss out on key information, we’ll send you regular updates throughout the competition.

Here’s how to prepare your submission:

    1. Remember your project must bring communities together and use at least one Facebook developer product. Submissions are due July 26, 2018, at 5pm ET.
    2. Review the rules. Thoroughly read the competition rules to ensure your submission complies.
    3. Visit the Facebook for Developers Site. Utilize the Facebook for Developers Site to find all the tools you can use to build!
    4. Get a head start on your

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