Talking Points SOP: status update, next steps

Paul W. Frields stickster at
Mon Feb 15 19:40:59 UTC 2010

On Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 09:39:52AM -0700, Robyn Bergeron wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 7:32 AM, Paul W. Frields <stickster at> wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 15, 2010 at 02:53:11AM -0700, Robyn Bergeron wrote:
> >> In the marketing meeting / post-meeting SOP discussion last week, the
> >> timeline was decided of putting out a "call for participation" on the
> >> Talking Points on either Friday or Monday.  Since it is now Monday,
> >> we need to do it today :) Which means we need to (1) finalize the SOP,
> >> (2) send out the email to the appropriate lists.
> >>
> >> Ryan Rix and I worked up the Talking Points SOP this evening /
> >> morning.  A (very) rough draft is up at
> >>  (We were both
> >> pretty tired but decided to knock out a first go at it; there is
> >> probably some good content missing from what we discussed in last
> >> week's marketing meeting, and post-marketing-meeting Talking Points
> >> SOP discussion. Eyeballs! Feedback! Please!)
> >>
> >> If anyone is around in the morning (7am Pacific, 10am Eastern, ish) -
> >> I will be online finishing the editing on the SOP and sending out the
> >> email CFP on F13 Talking Points. If anyone wants to hop on and help,
> >> that would be AWESOME - or feel free to contribute on the wiki page if
> >> you get to it before I do.  One thing I would like to add to the SOP
> >> (since I just thought of it 3 seconds ago!) is the content of the
> >> email to be sent out requesting participation in Talking Points
> >> development. If someone would like to jump in and do that, that would
> >> be great.
> >
> > The page looks great.  I think you can also find some helpful
> > information on the [[Category:Talking Points]] page that will help
> > fill in "how to choose points."  In fact, I'd be in favor of removing
> > a bunch of that material from the Category page, and just linking back
> > to the [[Talking points SOP]], to avoid duplication of content (and
> > confusion about where the governing stuff is).
> WRT the [[Category:Talking Points]] page - I'm going to go ahead and
> move some / most of that stuff to the SOP, to get it looking similar
> to some of the other Category: pages for marketing deliverables -
> [[Category:Release Slogan]], etc.  Basically it will have a
> definition, and then a "to find how how this is done, see SOP", with
> the various Talking Points pages from current and older releases
> listed at the bottom as pages in that category.


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