On Thursday 04 February 2010 11.29:47 Stefano Zacchiroli wrote: > On Thu, Feb 04, 2010 at 08:39:28AM +0100, Adrian von Bidder wrote: > > On Thursday 04 February 2010 01.43:23 Paul Wise wrote: > > [...] > > > > > I'd like to suggest this thread be moved to debian-project to get > > > some input from a larger part of Debian. > > I've a voucher too, and I'd be happy to offer it for Debian promotion. > > Regarding the -project discussion, it seems to me that we still need the > information that Adrian asked, and the main outcome of the discussion > should be that information, then individual DDs can uniformly use them > (or not: it is their individual decision, at last). > > Let me try to provide some of that info. > > > I'll need > > * a title (2 or 3 words perhaps) > > "The Debian operating system" > > > * a text (5 to 10 words) > > I believe -publicity would be the best list to suggest something :-), or > maybe email@example.com (added in Cc). Still, if I were gunpointed to suggest > something, I would go for something along the line of: > > "Debian: building the best free operating system since 1993" > "Join Debian, the best free operating system" > > > * what URL to point to > > These are from the official website: > > - http://www.debian.org/intro/help > - http://www.debian.org/devel/join/ > > However, I happen to remember that there was a similar page on the wiki, > a bit more "up to date", but I can't find one, is my memory b0rken? > > > * Keywords when the ad should show. ... > "ubuntu" (?) I won't do that. Fueling this debate is unnecessary. Now entering Windows is something different. OTOH that'd certainly be lawyer fodder and I'd possibly lose the Google account (not that I do much with it anyway.) I was thinking about trying to address people who are looking into buy a new computer. One of the goals of advertising is to make people aware of a name that didn't know it before, after all. cheers -- vbi -- > Ich würde mich freuen, wenn das in die nächste stabile Version kommt. Wofür denkst Du habe ich es programmiert ;-) -- Ralf Becker
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