Fwd: Abiword [Grocery Store] Marketing Project

Subject: Fwd: Abiword [Grocery Store] Marketing Project
From: Tim Schmidt (computer_holic@hotmail.com)
Date: Mon Aug 27 2001 - 09:03:19 CDT

I posted this on the abiword-dev mailing list, thought people on the user
list might be interested too... Again, any help is appreciated.


>From: "Tim Schmidt" <computer_holic@hotmail.com>
>To: abiword-dev@abisource.com
>Subject: Abiword [Grocery Store] Marketing Project
>Date: Mon, 27 Aug 2001 07:54:55
>This is my first post to the abiword-dev mailing list. I love abi, but
>program little to I have not seen a way to contribute until now. A
>was posted recently about possible ways to market abi to a wide audience, I
>read it. I was particularly intrigued by the idea of creating AOL-style
>free CDs for placement at the local grocery store, or mom-and-pop computer
>shack. I don't know if someone has taken up leadership of such a project,
>but I would like to.
>The project would involve designing art for the box, CDs, and CD wrappers,
>arranging/paying for the manufacturing of such items, placement of such
>items, and the file/dirrectory structure of the (semi)official CD-ROM.
>I am a student at the local community college, with some experience in the
>GIMP, and various other graphics manipulation packages, extensive
>supporting end users (on win & linux), and lots of spare time on my hands.
>I would appreciate any input at all, but a message or two from the
>designer(s) of the various abi logos and art would be much appreciated.
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