Re: Call for opinions: slogan for the Lenny release ?
In my opinion slogan should "brag" more, eg:
Unstoppable. Ultra-stable Linux.
Extraordinary power. Invincible stability.
Like a penguin. \\play on "Like a rock" Ford/Chevy? ad
On Sun, Oct 12, 2008 at 1:50 PM, Andre Felipe Machado
Some more general guidance to help selecting a good slogan for Lenny:
6- Original content. Do not use copyrighted material from companies
without permission. Even with permission, it is not good.
7- Do not refer other companies or entities.
8- Write in positive, or imperative, or affirmative mode. Need
9- Comparisons only against all others, not specific ones. Even so, it
is dangerous and need in-line proof to get consideration, and then
exceed size limit.
10 - Read some basic guidance (must read), , , , .
underestimate task. Publicity agencies likely have highly paid
11- Keep It Simple to Stick.
Please, for this slogan subject, use the suitable mailing list
debian-publicity, used by the marketing and publicity interested
Until now, IMHO, one of the most interesting slogans sent is a
"Expand your horizons".
Andre Felipe Machado
Em Qua, 2008-10-08 às 22:12 -0300, Andre Felipe Machado escreveu:
> Some suggestions:
> 1- The slogan *must* have a positive tone and spirit, not
> complaints nor half hearted phrases.
> 2- Also, it *could* leverage the toy story movie binocular character
> related concepts.
> 3- What is the intended audience for Lenny? Who is the typical
> user? Is it a power user or a newbie?
> 4- The slogan *should* leverage the strenghts of the Debian
> are they in order of importance? Is there a word (or 2) to
> (most) of them simultaneously?
> 5- The least amount of words possible.
> Andre Felipe Machado
> > (0) "Wanna see new horizons?"
> > 1) See what Linux can do.
> > 2) Free never looked so good.
> > 3) The Linux you've been looking for.
> > Good luck & happy hunting,
> > Arthur
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