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From jan iversen <jancasacon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Another logo needs updating: "Get it here!"
Date Sat, 20 Oct 2012 21:13:03 GMT
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On 20 October 2012 23:09, RGB ES <rgb.mldc@gmail.com> wrote:

> 2012/10/20 Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org>
>
> > On Sat, Oct 20, 2012 at 3:40 PM, jan iversen <jancasacondor@gmail.com>
> > wrote:
> > > If we want to have the same logo all over, respin I assume would not do
> > the
> > > job ?
> > >
> >
> > Sorry for the slang.   By "respin" I meant taking whatever vector
> > source file (SVG, perhaps) that Drew used for that button originally,
> > and then remove the "incubator" block and regenerate a bitmap for us
> > to put on the website.
> >
> > It was intentional, at least at the time, for the "Get it here!"
> > graphic to be distinct from the official project logo.  This was to
> > avoid diluting the trademark.  We wanted the official project logo to
> > be associated with the official website.  So if users saw it they knew
> > they were dealing with an official project site.   We would then have
> > thematically-related logos that could be used for various affiliate
> > uses, such as on personal websites.  That was the purpose of the "Get
> > it here!" logo.
> >
> > But that was then, this is now.   As I understand it now, ASF policy
> > has evolved in this area, and it appears permissible for websites to
> > use logo, provided they follow these rules:
> > http://www.apache.org/foundation/marks/faq/#integrateswith
> >
> > But IMHO, the "Get it here!" button is still useful, since its size
> > and aspect ratio, as well as the beveling, make it ideal for a
> > download button.
> >
> > -Rob
> >
> > > jan.
> > >
> > > On 20 October 2012 21:23, Rob Weir <robweir@apache.org> wrote:
> > >
> > >> http://incubator.apache.org/openofficeorg/get-it-here.html
> > >>
> > >> This logo has an integrated incubator reference in it as well.
> > >>
> > >> I think Drew made the most recent version of this.
> > >>
> > >> Anyone have the source, or can easily respin it without the
> "incubator"
> > >> block?
> > >>
> > >> Thanks!
> > >>
> > >> -Rob
> > >>
> >
>
> What about the one we use on the forums?
>
>
> http://forum.openoffice.org/es/forum/styles/prosilver/imageset/AOO-download.png
>
> It is the same from the web site plus the traditional "download arrow" on
> top of the orb. Simple and clear.
>
> Regards
> Ricardo
>

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