I ♥ Free Software

Valentine's Day traditionally is a day to show and celebrate love. So why do not take this as a chance to show your love for Free Software this year?

#ilovefs day 2012

As every year, Valentine's Day will be celebrated on the 14th of February, which will be a Tuesday this year. Similar to last year, the FSFE is planning an online campaign to celebrate this day as an "I love Free Software" - Day. Additionally, there will be an "I love Free Software" - event this year in the Unperfekthaus in Essen.

Campaign: Spread your love for Free Software

Our online campaign aims at rising awareness to Free Software and the passionate, hard-working people behind it. show them that you appreciate their work – it could make all the difference! Others already did so, to get inspired you can read why they love Free Software.

Of course, there are lots of ways to declare one's love... Here are just some ideas about how you can go public and proclaim your love to Free Software.

Show your love - Individually

Reporte #ilovefs 2015

03 March 2015:

El sábado, 14 de febrero, personas de todo el mundo mostraron su agradecimiento a colaboradores del Software Libre. Fue el quinto año que la Fundación de Software Libre Europa (FSFE) hizo una invitación pública a participar en la campaña "Yo amo el Software Libre". Este informe muestra una variedad de declaraciones de amor que ocurrieron este día, incluyendo blogs, fotos, comics, poemas y una recopilación de #ilovesf Android. La FSFE agradece a todas las personas que motivaron a los colaboradores del software libre en este año; y pide a todo el mundo incluir en su el calendario para el próximo año la celebración del Día "Yo amo el Software Libre".

Muestre su amor por el Software Libre

09 February 2015:

Cada año, el 14 de febrero, la Fundación del Software Libre de Europa pide a todos los usuarios de Software Libre que piensen en las personas que trabajan en la comunidad del Software Libre y que les muestren su aprecio de manera individual en el día de "Amor al Software Libre".

#ilovefs Report 2014

21 February 2014:

On February 14th, people all around the world expressed their gratitude and appreciation not only to their partner but also to Free Software and its contributors. With our yearly #ilovefs we asked you to thank your favourite developers and projects and were overwhelmed by the resonance in blogs, social networks, and mailing lists.

Show your love for Free Software

11 February 2014:

On 14th February, the Free Software Foundation Europe asks all Free Software users to think about the dedicated hard-working people in the Free Software community and to show them their appreciation like last year.

#ILOVEFS campaign 2013

21 February 2013:

Every year on February 14th people celebrate love, relationship with others.. and for the third year running, the wonders of Free Software. All around the world people expressed their love during the "I love Free software" day. We would like to thank you for participating, and share some lovely quotes, dents, tweets, blog entries and articles that were done because of your dedication to Free Software. When developers will read your declarations, they will definitely find extra energy to carry on their good work.