10th Anniversary of the Fedora Project

jterrill at redhat.com jterrill at redhat.com
Wed Aug 28 15:16:48 UTC 2013

Something else to think about:

An infographic for the November anniversary could be pretty cool, with 
representations of total versions/commits/etc.  Any thoughts on that or 
what numbers/stats could be included?

John Terrill
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On 08/28/2013 10:43 AM, Joe Brockmeier wrote:
> On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 10:10:44AM -0400, Ruth Suehle wrote:
>> I talked to John Terrill, our new PR contact at Red Hat about this
>> just yesterday. We'll definitely get the word out, but if anybody has
>> ideas for things we can do at this point, speak up! The team originally
>> talked about doing 52 weeks of interviews with Fedorans new and old,
>> but I have no idea where the people who were working on the plan have
>> gone. (Are you there? ...out there? ...out there?) That also may have
>> been overly ambitious. But we could resurrect that plan with the renewed
>> interest in the marketing team, and rather than 52 leading up to the
>> anniversary, we could do one per month during the next year /starting/
>> with the anniversary. Thoughts?
> I like the moxie, but 52 weeks might be a bit much. I don't know that
> we'd hold people's interest with a new interview each week, even
> assuming we get them completed and published.
> A monthly retrospective would be good, I think. What if we focused on
> different teams in Fedora, major milestones, etc.?
> e.g. - September: FPL retrospective w/interviews; October: Major
> technical achievements that landed 1st in Fedora; November: How Fedora
> got its four Fs
> etc.
> I think those would have some social media value and interest. Thoughts?
> jzb

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