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From Kay Schenk <kay.sch...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Announce list is live
Date Mon, 26 Dec 2011 22:40:25 GMT
On Tue, Dec 20, 2011 at 5:43 PM, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:

> On Tue, Dec 20, 2011 at 8:38 PM, Dave Fisher <dave2wave@comcast.net>
> wrote:
> >
> > On Dec 20, 2011, at 5:30 PM, Rob Weir wrote:
> >
> >> The list has been created:   ooo-announce@incubator.apache.org
> >>
> >> You can subscribe by sending an email to:
> >> ooo-announce-subscribe@incubator.apache.org
> >>
> >> Posts from apache.org email addresses will be moderated.  All other
> >> posts will be automatically rejected.
> >>
> >> We should promote this to the user lists and forums, as well as to
> >> users via social media. A blog post?
> >
> > As a comment on the current Foundation post?
> >
>
> I meant a blog post on the availability of the announce list.  (Surely
> if we had the announce list already we would have had a post on the
> start of the blog)
>
> Somehow we need to make people aware of the new list.  The intended
> audience would be users who find the existing mailing lists too
> high-volume,  It is good to have orthogonal ways of reaching out.  If
> we just reach out to the existing lists we're missing the very users
> we're trying to reach.
>

Assuming we could, would it make sense to send an "announcement" about the
new list to the *old*  *announce@openoffice.org?

I think Marcus said messages to announce@openoffice.org were modesated by
???? but maybe we could push something through.


*

>
> -Rob
>
> >>
> >> But it probably doesn't make sense to promote this until after the
> holidays.
> >
> > Maybe promotion is a good question for ooo-marketing?
> >
> > Regards,
> > Dave
>



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