"From a user’s perspective:
It is the next best thing after Ubuntu. If it wasn’t for the missing
Ubuntu Community, Software Center and annoying Yum it would be the
Ubuntu killer. While Fedora also has a community it is hardly as badass
and big as the Ubuntu one.
With Fedora you are getting GNOME 3. No GNOME 2 anymore. With the
introduction of GNOME 3 comes a whole new UX needs some getting used
to. However after using it for 2 or 3 days its hard to go back to a
GNOME 2 environment. Its a solid distro. I experienced no crashes or
hick-ups. With some googling and help from Fedora users and developers I
managed to install everything I needed"