Re: [Evangelism] Soliciting some measurable feedback from WPD attendees

2008-11-03 Thread Donna Snow
Jon Stahl and team are using Survey Monkey and I have a Survey Monkey rsvp too. Maybe we add some questions to the registration? Donna 2008/11/2 Gerry Kirk [EMAIL PROTECTED] Hey Tim, Another approach is to get people to register in some way so conversations can continue beyond WPD. Perhaps

Re: [Evangelism] Soliciting some measurable feedback from WPD attendees

2008-11-03 Thread Donna Snow
have the time to input them you can mail/fax/scan them to me.. I can input the data. Donna On Mon, Nov 3, 2008 at 3:55 PM, Tim Knapp [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: On Mon, 2008-11-03 at 12:58 -0800, Donna Snow wrote: Jon Stahl and team are using Survey Monkey and I have a Survey Monkey rsvp too

Re: [Evangelism] WPD online promo update

2008-11-05 Thread Donna Snow
OK sorry, saw your list :-) Possible Bloggers Seth Godin Joel on Software (http://www.joelonsoftware.com/EmailtheAuthor.html) Rick Scoble I'm digging through my stuff to see who would be good bloggers to approach. Donna 2008/11/5 Gerry Kirk [EMAIL PROTECTED] A few updates, -

[Evangelism] The FAQ for WPD needs cleaning up

2008-11-05 Thread Donna Snow
I'll try to do this today. There are some grammar and spelling errors in the FAQ that need a quick cleanup. I'm also posting wherever I can. I added World Plone Day to reddit (for Joel on Software) we will see where that goes. Donna ___ Evangelism

Re: [Evangelism] The FAQ for WPD needs cleaning up

2008-11-05 Thread Donna Snow
://www.openplans.org/projects/plone-marketing/wpd-online-promotion/ Did Joel on Software say something about Plone? I couldn't find it. - Gerry 2008/11/5 Donna Snow [EMAIL PROTECTED] I'll try to do this today. There are some grammar and spelling errors in the FAQ that need a quick cleanup. I'm also

Re: [Evangelism] Article up on Digg, give it a thumbs up!

2008-11-06 Thread Donna Snow
sorry I'm a spelling Nazi, packt is spelled with a c :-) Donna 2008/11/6 Gerry Kirk [EMAIL PROTECTED] http://digg.com/software/On_World_Plone_Day_10_Reasons_to_Consider_Plone_CMS -- blog: http://gerrykirk.net daily musings at http://twitter.com/gerrykirk

Re: [Evangelism] Howto: video broadcasting of your World Plone Day event

2008-11-06 Thread Donna Snow
HI, I've added a Sunnyvale, CA - World Plone Day 2008 stream. Can you partner me? I'm not sure how successful I'll be tomorrow but I'll give it a try. Donna On Wed, Nov 5, 2008 at 6:32 PM, Tim Knapp [EMAIL PROTECTED] wrote: Nate, One other thing - I'm on (k)ubuntu and don't think flash on

Re: [Evangelism] Silicon Valley (Sunnyvale): WPD Agenda

2008-11-06 Thread Donna Snow
Hi, I've only got about 4 signed up on Survey Monkey as of now, but we'll see as the day wears on. As I'm doing this in an technology incubator, good chance others will be dropping by to see what is going on (especially since Plug and Play Tech Center thrives on Open Source related startups) My

[Evangelism] Link to World Plone Day survey

2008-11-06 Thread Donna Snow
Hi, Here is a survey I started? Do the questions sound about right? I'm in the process of creating a paper version on card stock for tomorrow. http://www.surveymonkey.com/s.aspx?sm=4ta5MXApxOSvfwxcEwA8dA_3d_3d Best Regards, Donna M Snow, Principal C Squared Enterprises illuminating your path to

Re: [Evangelism] Re: Lessons learned from the first World Plone Day

2008-11-08 Thread Donna Snow
Hi, Turnout in Sunnyvale, California was low, but I still consider the event a success. We had myself, Ross Patterson (local plonista), Glen Jarvis (new to Plone but not new to Python) and 3 other guys (so 5 people other than myself). The event was expensive for me (nearly $1,000 when all was

[Evangelism] Following LinkedIn forums

2008-11-08 Thread Donna Snow
I'm on a mission it seems :-) fire under my butt to get the word out about Plone (especially locally) I went looking on some of the forums for groups I've joined on LinkedIn and found this question and responded. http://tinyurl.com/5hzpv3 Let's keep our eyes out for opportunities to talk about

[Evangelism] Postmortem for WPD

2008-11-08 Thread Donna Snow
Do we want to schedule a chat session for figuring out what we can do differently for next year? If you have data you want me to capture in a survey or a spreadsheet please feel free to send my way. We have a bunch of blog posts and some numbers floating around the web, let's gather them all in

Re: [Evangelism] Re: Lessons learned from the first World Plone Day

2008-11-12 Thread Donna Snow
Hi Chris, Thank you so much for taking the time to write up your impressions. As a result of our very small but information session in Silicon Valley I've decided that next year we break the day up into tracks so that end users and developers alike get some benefit out of it. A time to mingle and

Re: [Evangelism] Re: World Plone Day 2009

2008-12-18 Thread Donna Snow
May 29th is a Jewish holiday? Can someone confirm? I'm assuming we want to stick with Friday (though Wednesday might be better as it is mid-week) Donna M Snow On Thu, Dec 18, 2008 at 8:18 AM, Chris Barnes ch...@txbarnes.com wrote: Donna Snow wrote: I would say April/May would be good

[Evangelism] April 26, 2009 WPD ??

2008-12-21 Thread Donna Snow
OK guys I did a little digging and it looks like the May 27th date conflicts with Penn State's Symposium http://weblion.psu.edu/events/plone-symposium-east-2009 So how about we vote on the proposed April 28,2009?? So if you agree on April 28, 2009 (a Wednesday) then please respond to this

Re: [Evangelism] Re: Re: April 26, 2009 WPD ??

2008-12-23 Thread Donna Snow
I still think April 29,2009 is a good date (sorry for original mix-up). So what do you say? 04/29/09 (Wednesday) ?? Or 05/01/09 (Friday)?? Donna On Tue, Dec 23, 2008 at 9:51 AM, Alexander Limi l...@plone.org wrote: On Tue, 23 Dec 2008 03:19:58 -0800, Calvin Hendryx-Parker

Re: [Evangelism] Re: WPD 2009 Dates

2008-12-31 Thread Donna Snow
Hi Roberto, I'm in working on my training class event for plone.org, do you want me to add the WPD 2009 info?? Donna On Sun, Dec 28, 2008 at 7:26 PM, Roberto Allende ro...@menttes.com wrote: Roberto Allende escribió: April 22nd, Wednesday Great!, we've a date for WPD2009. As soon we

Re: [Evangelism] WPD chat#1

2009-01-21 Thread Donna Snow
Hi, I'll be there for the irc chat. I'd like to find out which format worked for various events and how people drew more attendees. Donna SnowWrite Snow On Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 3:50 AM, Karl Horak keho...@sandia.gov wrote: Alas, my day-job doesn't permit IRC use, but feel free to ping me

Re: [Evangelism] WPD at Facebook

2009-03-31 Thread Donna Snow
I'll do it Roberto I'm in there all the time anyway. Donna 2009/3/31 Roberto Allende ro...@menttes.com Hello We need a WPD EVENT or Group at Facebook Any volunteer to set it up ? Kind Regards r. -- http://robertoallende.com ___

Re: [Evangelism] Conference kit for hosting a Plone booth

2009-04-07 Thread Donna Snow
+110 for print-on-demand On Tue, Apr 7, 2009 at 2:40 PM, Nate Aune na...@jazkarta.com wrote: There have been discussions on the Plone marketing committee list and elsewhere about putting together a conference kit that includes: - banner with Plone logo - brochures and 15 Questions about

Re: [Evangelism] Re: Top 15 Questions... Final Draft

2009-04-11 Thread Donna Snow
Thank you so much for working on this document. I missed last Friday's Plone Tune-up, I had a training session and I didn't hear about Thursday's session until the day after ( I would have attended). I realize that was a technical (email) issue and unavoidable. Everything looks fantastic and I'm

Re: [Evangelism] Use gigblastr to publicize your WPD event

2009-04-15 Thread Donna Snow
Nate, I've heard you talk about gigblastr before and I'm finally getting around to trying it. I'm holding an Open Door event for next week at my office which is not a recognized venue I guess. So how do I get around the I can't find your venue? Donna On Wed, Apr 15, 2009 at 10:04 AM, Nate Aune

Re: [Evangelism] Use gigblastr to publicize your WPD event

2009-04-15 Thread Donna Snow
Thank You Nate I just figured that out :-) Great service btw, I just hadn't tried it yet. Everything else went smoothly and I should be able to add stuff now that I added my venue, maybe in the meantime a note at the bottom that says (if your venue is unrecognized please add it to upcoming and

Re: [Evangelism] report of the Plone Foundation booth at NTEN NTC conference in San Francisco

2009-04-30 Thread Donna Snow
Hi, Congratulations on the great turnout! That's exciting to hear. I help out at the Open Source Wold conference (formerly Linux World) conference every year (I think I missed one year due to illness) I made these same suggestions last year after our experience at Linux World. Post 1:

Re: [Evangelism] Plone at Internet World Expo, London

2009-05-04 Thread Donna Snow
Excellent write up Matt! Congratulations on a successful representation of Plone. I'm also glad to see much more activity on the marketing front for Plone! One day, Plone will be the first thing people think about when asked to list the best community CMS! Donna Snow On Mon, May 4, 2009 at 3

Re: [Evangelism] Re: Re: Plone Messaging

2009-05-09 Thread Donna Snow
.snip One thing we could probably do better is to communicate this outwards. There's been a resurgence of interest from the press in Plone lately, so I'm hoping to get this stuff published in publications outside of just the Ploniverse too. ./snip +1 This is improving with heavy involvement by

Re: [Evangelism] The State of Drupal

2009-11-22 Thread Donna Snow
Great write up Steve! Thanks for the information. At the Hacker Dojo where I volunteer there are a bunch of people working with Drupal and it still leads in popularity. This answers some very basic questions. Best Regards, Donna 'SnowWrite' Snow Office Manager, Hacker Dojo Owner, C2E Training

Re: [Evangelism] Plone not listed on sixrevisions.com post How to Evaluate What CMS to Use

2009-11-26 Thread Donna Snow
Plone IS listed here.. http://sixrevisions.com/web-applications/10-promising-content-management-systems/ Donna 'SnowWrite' Snow Office Manager, Hacker Dojo hackerdojo.com Owner, C2E Training illuminating your path to Open Source c2etraining.com On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 8:36 PM, Nate Aune

Re: [Evangelism] Plone not listed on sixrevisions.com post How to Evaluate What CMS to Use

2009-11-26 Thread Donna Snow
Plone IS listed here.. http://sixrevisions.com/web-applications/10-promising-content-management-systems/ Donna 'SnowWrite' Snow Office Manager, Hacker Dojo hackerdojo.com Owner, C2E Training illuminating your path to Open Source c2etraining.com On Wed, Nov 25, 2009 at 8:36 PM, Nate Aune

Re: [Evangelism] Power to the people: Plone on NASes!

2009-12-02 Thread Donna Snow
On that front we were discussing getting a vm image created (for VMware and VirtualBox) so people could try it already setup. Not sure how far we got with that. Best Regards, Donna 'SnowWrite' Snow Office Manager, Hacker Dojo Owner, C2E Training c2etraining.com illuminating your path to Open

Re: [Evangelism] Re: WPD T-shirts

2010-01-20 Thread Donna Snow
+1 here too On Wed, Jan 20, 2010 at 3:38 PM, Roberto Allende ro...@menttes.com wrote: Roberto Allende wrote: Hello Last year, Gabrielle Hendryx-Parker and people from SFU made t-shirts to promote WPD at Pycon and we would like the experience: