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From Andy Wenk <andyw...@apache.org>
Subject Re: What do we call our Influitive hub?
Date Thu, 10 Apr 2014 18:54:40 GMT
Couch Upholsterer ? He he - funny ...


On 10 April 2014 20:51, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:

> Ooh, ooh!
>
> What about "Upholsterer" and "The Upholstery". Because *drum roll*
> you're putting the cover on the couch. Haha. I love this.
>
> Jan thinks it might be confusing for non-native speakers. But I'm not
> convinced that's a significant issue.
>
> The problem with all the rest we've had so far is that they are negative.
>
> On 10 April 2014 20:43, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:
> > What about Couch Potatoes? Haha. Jan doesn't like it though. But I do.
> >
> > On 10 April 2014 20:40, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:
> >> Any other thoughts on this?
> >>
> >> If we call it The Lounge, then what do we call the people who hang out
> there?
> >>
> >> BTW a "Loafer" is "a person who avoids work and spends their time
> idly." :)
> >>
> >> On 10 April 2014 10:47, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:
> >>> Be sure to watch the videos etc!
> >>>
> >>> On 10 April 2014 10:36, Andy Wenk <andywenk@apache.org> wrote:
> >>>> Noah,
> >>>>
> >>>> thanks for the link to the mail-archive. I will find time to read it
> this
> >>>> evening and will come back then here ...
> >>>>
> >>>> Cheers
> >>>>
> >>>> Andy
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> On 10 April 2014 10:27, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org> wrote:
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Here's some more on the proposal for our AdvocateHub:
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> http://mail-archives.apache.org/mod_mbox/couchdb-dev/201310.mbox/%3CCAPaJBx4xz5=hT9_Yu7OoEYh2Lq2MjwpPR_O9Qb0jWYcXdeHGhA@mail.gmail.com%3E
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Read that, then take a read of the SlideShare thing I sent yesterday.
> >>>>> If you get up to speed on this, I'm really looking forward to your
> >>>>> input and help with this initiative!
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Okay, so if The Lounge works, then what do we call people who hang
> out
> >>>>> in the lounge?
> >>>>>
> >>>>> Remember that this should feel a bit like a fun thing to be a part
> of.
> >>>>> Our advocates will be valuable members of the community who are
> >>>>> volunteering to help us with marketing. For many users, being a
part
> >>>>> of our AdvocateHub is going to be the primary way they contribute
> back
> >>>>> to the project.  So while it should be tongue in cheek, you should
> >>>>> feel proud to be a part of it.
> >>>>>
> >>>>> On 10 April 2014 09:14, Andy Wenk <andywenk@apache.org> wrote:
> >>>>> > Hi Noah,
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > I have to admit, that I am still not sure what the concept
of
> AdvocatHub
> >>>>> > is. Sure, it is a marketing tool, but what will be the benefits
for
> >>>>> > CouchDB? How will we use it. I do NOT question the usage since
I
> am 100%
> >>>>> > sure that it is a good thing, because you have proposed it.
If
> there was
> >>>>> > a
> >>>>> > thread already about the usage, I am sorry that I missid it
(or
> did not
> >>>>> > understand it). Would you mind drop two sentences about it?
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > Although I have the little knowledge lack described above,
her is
> my
> >>>>> > feedback on your suggested naming (maybe I have some suggestions
> myself
> >>>>> > later   ...) :
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > On 9 April 2014 18:17, Noah Slater <nslater@apache.org>
wrote:
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >> Hey folks,
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> So, we need to come up with two names:
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> 1) A name for the AdvocateHub itself
> >>>>> >> 2) A name for the people who use it
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> If you were a company specialising in mail, you might call
your
> hub
> >>>>> >> "The Mail Room" and you might call your advocates "Posties"
or
> >>>>> >> something. :)
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> We should be aiming for something cute. I get the distinct
> impression
> >>>>> >> that most other companies do this. And it fits our brand
nicely.
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> Some ideas for the name for the hub:
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> - The Living Room
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > is a place where I relax. Good. But also not very sexy.
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >> - The Lounge
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > is a place where I relax, meet others, hear good music and
have a
> drink
> >>>>> > (I
> >>>>> > have all that also at the living room, but hey - it's cooler
in a
> >>>>> > lounge).
> >>>>> > Very modern, and sexy. I like it.
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >> - The Coffee Shop
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > is a place where I smoke a joint - at least when I do smoke
pot
> and come
> >>>>> > from Amsterdam - ha ha - I recommend not to use it ...
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >> Some ideas for names for our advocates:
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> - Couchnauts
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > reminds me of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Argonauts :). Is
> little hard
> >>>>> > to
> >>>>> > spell - at least for me as a German guy ... not sure ...
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >> - Couch Surfers
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > *waves* ... reminds me of Silversurfer. Coool :). But does
not
> have a
> >>>>> > connection to the titles for the room above. "A Couch Surfer
in The
> >>>>> > Lounge"
> >>>>> > or "A Couch Surefer in The Living Room" (would fit a bit ...)
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >> - Loafers
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > erm ... what is this :) ?
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >> Please: lemme know your thoughts!
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > done :)
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >> Thanks,
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > --
> >>>>> >> Noah Slater
> >>>>> >> https://twitter.com/nslater
> >>>>> >>
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > Thank you for taking action :)
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > Cheers
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > --
> >>>>> > Andy Wenk
> >>>>> > Hamburg - Germany
> >>>>> > RockIt!
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > http://couchdb.apache.org
> >>>>> > https://twitter.com/awenkhh
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> > GPG fingerprint: C044 8322 9E12 1483 4FEC 9452 B65D 6BE3 9ED3
9588
> >>>>> >
> >>>>> >  https://people.apache.org/keys/committer/andywenk.asc
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>>
> >>>>> --
> >>>>> Noah Slater
> >>>>> https://twitter.com/nslater
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>>
> >>>> --
> >>>> Andy Wenk
> >>>> Hamburg - Germany
> >>>> RockIt!
> >>>>
> >>>> GPG fingerprint: C044 8322 9E12 1483 4FEC 9452 B65D 6BE3 9ED3 9588
> >>>>
> >>>> https://people.apache.org/keys/committer/andywenk.asc
> >>>
> >>>
> >>>
> >>> --
> >>> Noah Slater
> >>> https://twitter.com/nslater
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> --
> >> Noah Slater
> >> https://twitter.com/nslater
> >
> >
> >
> > --
> > Noah Slater
> > https://twitter.com/nslater
>
>
>
> --
> Noah Slater
> https://twitter.com/nslater
>



-- 
Andy Wenk
Hamburg - Germany
RockIt!

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