On Sat, 13 Nov 2004, Alan Horkan wrote:
On Sat, 13 Nov 2004, Jon Phillips wrote:
> Date: Sat, 13 Nov 2004 17:42:39 +0900
> From: Jon Phillips <jon@...235...>
> To: Bryce Harrington <bryce@...260...>
> Cc: inkscape-devel(a)lists.sourceforge.net
> Subject: Re: [Inkscape-devel] Article to introduce Inkscape 0.40
> Great idea Bryce! You are good at pushing for these types of things. I
> think it would be good to push on footnotes, osnews and lwn.
Gnome-Look has a newspage
Alan, can you try to get us listed there?
Might aslo be worth asking http://art.gnome.org/
for a mention as a
Yeah, it looks like they've not had an item for a couple months. It
would be very cool to get on this page, if anyone's interested in
writing a short article for Inkscape.
I realise that print publications dont usually want content that has
already appeared on the web but offering to allow them to use the content
might be a good way to encourage them to write an article. I sent one or
two letters to some graphics magazines but got not response whatsoever,
but when Inkscape 0.40 comes out I will try again and see if I can't get
it included on a coverdisk somewhere.
It'd be great to see Inkscape included in a coverdisk.
> The last article you wrote did pretty well, and we are in need
> pushing PR to the next level while we are still in the Holiday zone to
> encourage more contributions.
The article you wrote was good,
the interview on the Dot was even better.
(While looking for other sites to suggest I submitted Inkscape.org
inclusion in the Open Directory Project (as used by Google Directory
Cool. We've gotten some good PR so far with 0.40. The feature article
on LWN was a particularly good win. I don't know if we've gained more
contributors but hopefully we'll gain one or two new developers. Guess
we'll see. :-)