Community is the DNA of Kong
Join the community to get help, get involved, or to get updates and Kong news!
Join the Community
You’ll receive a step-by-step onboarding guide delivered directly to your inbox, as well as exclusive access to free workshops, online meetups, discounts for Kong Summit, and more.
There are Kong meetup groups all over the world, and we’d love to meet you in person! Find your local Meetup group, or check here for upcoming events and talks.
We'll be adding more events soon, please check back for updates.
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Would you like to host a Kong meetup? Send us an email!
Explore the Ecosystem
Kong is easily extensible using plugins and other integrations. Find the functionality you need or build your own integration and share it with the world.
The Kong Hub is the official home for plugins and integrations. Find partner, community and Kong supported integrations.Explore the Hub
Use the Plugin Development Kit’s (PDK) collection of Lua models to build any functionality you need. The sky’s the limit.Check out the PDK
Be a Champion
Do you use Kong in production? Help us spread the word by sharing your experience, in a blog, in a talk or on the community call! Add your email here to learn more about the Champions program.Become a Kong Champion
Contribute to Kong
Kong is 100% open source, and we appreciate contributions to our code and documentation! Significant contributions will earn you a contributor t-shirt.Learn how to contribute to Kong on GitHub
The Shoulders of Giants
Kong is built on proven open source technologies. We're proud to use or employ contributors to the following projects: