Sponsored Media Marketing (& a brief progress report)
tchung at fedoraproject.org
Sat May 20 22:37:44 UTC 2006
On 5/20/06, Karlie Robinson <karlie_robinson at webpath.net> wrote:
> Good morning, all.
> Pure Marketing stuff for you this morning! Sponsored Media is beginning
> to pick up steam, but it could still use your help to get the word out
> (the marketing part).
> A couple of days ago, Sponsored Media was given some very valuable
> webspace , and it's beginning to pay off.
> We've shipped 6 sponsored discs in the last two days, which is just
> about as many as we have done since the beginning of the program.
> You can see from the May tracking page , that there are still many
> requests that need to be filled to get us on track for continual
> So, Please, continue to talk about Sponsored Media whenever you see a
> slight opening. It doesn't have to be a sales pitch or anything
> spectacular. Just toss the Sponsored Media link around  when you see
> anyone saying anything about ways to contribute to Fedora.
> You can also Digg the news about Sponsored Media.
> There is an article about Sponsored Media  already on Digg.com and
> could use some diggs to bring it out of obscurity.
> If you're not familiar with Digg.com, it's a system by which the
> community at large decides what's news and what's not.
>  http://www.redhat.com/fedora/
>  http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Distribution/FreeMedia/FC5DVD/May
>  http://fedoraproject.org/wiki/Distribution/SponsoredMedia
>  http://digg.com/linux_unix/Donations_to_the_Fedora_Project_-_Sorta
> Karlie Robinson
> Owner, Webpath Technologies
> On the Web at:
Thank you Karlie,
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