Attention / Interest / Desire / Action,, or why marketing 'the Fedora project' is a bad idea.

Mike MacCana mikem at
Wed Jun 22 08:25:15 UTC 2005

On Tue, 2005-06-21 at 08:14 -0400, Jeff Spaleta wrote:
> On 6/20/05, Mike MacCana <mikem at> wrote:
> > I disagree. And I think more people feel like contributing to successful
> > products - ie, ones with lots of users.
> I think fedora has lots of users. 

Not when compared to say, MacOS, or Windows.

> I still don't think I've seen you define which segment of the userbase
> you are trying to target...specifically. 

The Linux curious. Typically described Windows 'power users', for which
Fedora would be quite appropriate - easier than most other Linux
distros, but still requiring some technical skill. 


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