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From Noah Slater <nsla...@apache.org>
Subject Re: Lena says hi // The CouchDB weekly news
Date Mon, 24 Mar 2014 16:18:16 GMT
Welcome Lena! I'm going to post a short notice to the user@ and dev@
lists asking people to forward news-worth links and info to this list.

On 24 March 2014 11:17, Andy Wenk <andy@nms.de> wrote:
> On 24 March 2014 11:04, Lena Reinhard <lena@thehoodiefirm.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi Any, hi Garren,
>>
>> thanks for the warm welcome!
>>
>> @Andy - this looks really useful, thanks for sharing! I'm currently trying
>> to deal with the tons of CouchDB-related information I'm currently getting,
>> and I'm sure this doc helps :)
>>
>
> cool :)
>
>
>> @Garren - easiest may be email (lena@thehoodiefirm.com) or on Twitter
>> (@ffffux) :)
>>
>
> erm I suggest to use the mailinglist here (marketing@couchdb.apache.org). I
> guess Lena has already subscribed. Then we have everything at one place and
> shared ...
>
> I hope that is ok for everybody :)
>
> Cheers
>
> Andy
>
>
>>
>>
>> On 24.03.2014, at 11:02, Garren Smith <garren@apache.org> wrote:
>>
>> > Hi Lena,
>> >
>> > This is great. I think a Couchdb weekly will work really well. How would
>> be the best way to send you links or information. I work on Fauxton (the
>> new Couchdb web UI), and it would be nice to let you know when we add new
>> feature thats worth telling the larger community about.
>> >
>> > cheers
>> > Garren
>> >
>> > On 24 Mar 2014, at 11:41 AM, Lena Reinhard <lena@thehoodiefirm.com>
>> wrote:
>> >
>> >> Hello everyone,
>> >>
>> >> I'm Lena, a Berlin-based writer and photographer and working on
>> Hoodie's (hood.ie) marketing and communications for one year now.
>> Besides, I'm helping out with marketing for various conferences like
>> Reject.js, Nodecopter and CSSConf EU.
>> >>
>> >> I got into CouchDB via Jan L. and Noah who also came up with the idea
>> to start a "CouchDB weekly news" collection on the CouchDB blog. And this
>> is what I'd like to share my thoughts on with you.
>> >>
>> >> THE IDEA
>> >> The idea is to give everyone who's interested a weekly-issued, short
>> overview of what is happening in the CouchDB universe - including all (or
>> at least the most) important things that have been going on in the past
>> week.
>> >>
>> >> THE WHY AND HOW
>> >> I've been doing a similar weekly link collection for Hoodie's blog for
>> almost one year now (find all posts here:
>> http://blog.hood.ie/category/tgif-weekly-reading-recommendations/ ). It
>> helped us a lot in a few ways: after a few weeks, people started asking for
>> it when we couldn't post it once. It also helps us reach more people,
>> spread our own content better and all in all we got a lot of very good
>> feedback. People tell us they're looking forward to these posts each week.
>> >> And I think, in general and based on all the things Noah and Jan told
>> me about the CouchDB community, that it could be possible to reach
>> something similar for CouchDB, too. Due to the different community
>> structure, the CouchDB weekly news will be far more tech-focussed than the
>> ones I'm doing for Hoodie. My work on this will be supported by Cloudant;
>> Jan and Noah have already agreed to give me general feedback, especially in
>> the first weeks.
>> >>
>> >> I'm aiming to dive deeper into what's happening in the CouchDB
>> community for reasons of personal curiosity and interest; and I'm
>> definitely hoping to support your work on CouchDB's Marketing with this in
>> the long term. I'll also aim for supporting CouchDB's marketing with other
>> work besides these "weekly news", I'll try to keep track of the things I
>> can do via this mailing list and also stay in contact with Noah :)
>> >>
>> >> THE SCHEDULE
>> >> - release: weekly on thursdays at 11am UTC on CouchDB's blog
>> >>
>> >> THE STRUCTURE + CONTENT
>> >> - similar to
>> https://blogs.apache.org/cloudstack/entry/apache_cloudstack_weekly_news_42
>> >>      - Major discussions on mailing lists, blogs, a short summary of
>> discussions in the weekly CouchDB meeting and around
>> >>      - News in the universe
>> >>      - Releases
>> >>      - Events
>> >>      - New Committers and PMC Members
>> >>      - plus: 1-2 "and also in the news" things (something funny, ...
>> which doesn't have to be technical)
>> >>
>> >> ---
>> >>
>> >> This is currently the main things I got about this (I hope I didn't
>> forget anything). I'll be trying to get into this in the next weeks and I'd
>> really appreciate your feedback. So if you'd love to add things here, know
>> about a relevant source / piece of writing that should be in there or want
>> to give general feedback: I'd really love to hear from you.
>> >>
>> >> Looking forward to working with you!
>> >>
>> >> Best from Berlin
>> >>
>> >> Lena
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
>> >>
>> >> Lena Reinhard
>> >> Twitter: twitter.com/ffffux
>> >>
>> >
>>
>>
>
>
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> Andy Wenk
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