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From Kevin Grignon <kevingrignon...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Branding Refresh For AOO 4.0 [Closing in 72hrs]
Date Tue, 26 Feb 2013 09:44:09 GMT
On Mon, Feb 25, 2013 at 12:46 PM, Kevin Grignon
<kevingrignon.oo@gmail.com>wrote:

> My pleasure.
>
> On Feb 25, 2013, at 4:26 AM, Samer Mansour <samer519@gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > Kevin Grignon if you have spare time and experience in the area of design
> > language and messaging your help would be really appreciated as I have
> > limited experience in this area.  If you have a cwiki account, I don't
> mind
> > if you alter the pages I've worked on.
> >
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Apache+OpenOffice+4.0+Brand+Refresh+Project
> >
> > Andrea I'll try to populate the wiki better so that it leads into each
> > design area and add more contact information and submission help so
> > volunteers know how to subscribe to the marketing mailing list and post
> > their proposals to the cwiki. Then we can blog saying we need designers
> for
> > ideas and to help implement.
> >
> > This is going to take me a few days, I'm really busy in the next day or
> so.
> >
> > Samer
> >
> > On Sun, Feb 24, 2013 at 3:51 AM, Andrea Pescetti <pescetti@apache.org
> >wrote:
> >
> >> On 23/02/2013 Rob Weir wrote:
> >>
> >>> My advice:  continue pushing the effort forward, but avoid the
> >>> perception of exclusion that comes by specifying a hard deadline,
> >>> especially a sudden one.  The progress of AOO 4.0 will create its own
> >>> practical deadline.
> >>>
> >>
> >> And my advice (in addition to agreeing with Rob on this): get exposure.
> >>
> >> The text in
> >> https://cwiki.apache.org/**confluence/display/OOOUSERS/**
> >> Apache+OpenOffice+4.0+Brand+**Refresh+Project<
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Apache+OpenOffice+4.0+Brand+Refresh+Project
> >
> >> can be copied almost verbatim to a blog post that can generate
> awareness,
> >> traffic and involvement, and perhaps a few unusable submissions, but
> also a
> >> few good ones.
> >>
> >> Choosing a new logo is an occasion to get more attention on one hand,
> and
> >> a duty to inform current users on the other hand: we are changing a
> >> well-known brand and this need proper communication.
> >>
> >> I've already written this, but it would be good to add to
> >> https://cwiki.apache.org/**confluence/display/OOOUSERS/**
> >> Apache+OpenOffice+4.0+Brand+**Refresh+Project<
> https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/Apache+OpenOffice+4.0+Brand+Refresh+Project>(and
> to the possible blog post) some contact information, possibly the
> >> marketing or dev list. If you tweak the text so that it can be used as a
> >> blog post, I can take care of posting it to
> http://blogs.apache.org/OOo/
> >>
> >> Regards,
> >>  Andrea.
> >>
>

KG-01: I've added my logo submissions to the 4.0 logo concepts page.

See:
https://cwiki.apache.org/confluence/display/OOOUSERS/AOO+4.x+-+Logo+Explorations

Regards,
Kevin

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