UbuntuOhio Ideas for Loco Team
theidiotthatisme at gmail.com
Wed Nov 14 14:36:03 GMT 2007
I'm all up for the distribution points and libraries, unfortunately I
dont have the skills to do it all myself but I can at least work on it.
Right now I'm working on the Quick Start Guide documentation, but I'm
not (yet, as of now) familiar with Scribus to format it to fit as a
booklet in a standard DVD case.
And of course I am excited for the Ubucon planning. I'm hoping for
tonight to be a good night at the meeting, I contacted a few people
through Ubuntu forums to see if they would be interested also, so here's
The meetings unfortunately are hard for myself, since I walk or bike to
where I need to go. Working with the LUGs I think will start with the
Ubucon planning hopefully too.
On Wed, 2007-11-14 at 09:29 -0500, Steve Stalcup wrote:
> On Nov 14, 2007 9:20 AM, Bassett, Mark
> <Mark.Bassett at contractors.nationalcity.com> wrote:
> > Is there a loco flyer or something to passout? I work at national city
> > bank and I usually print ubuntu flyers and what not to random printers
> > throughout the company. Just wondering if icould help get the word out.
> > I am in Cleveland.
> There are some flyers, or we could make some. Here are a few ideas to
> get things going.
> 1) Ubucon Planning - This will be hard work and require a team who's
> sole focus is planning. The team would need a leader, speaker liason,
> exhibit liason, press person, a/v person, and a PR person.
> 2) Getting volumes of Ubuntu/Kubuntu into public libraries, and
> setting up distribution points
> 3) Quarterly Press releases to news agencies in Ohio
> 4) Revamping a support mechanism
> 5) Viral marketing campaigns
> 6) More (montly) Face to Face meetings
> 7) Working with LUGs and FreeGeek
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