[CentOS-promo] posting to the blog

Wed Mar 31 19:50:30 UTC 2021
Davide Cavalca <dcavalca at fb.com>

Hi Karsten,

yes, I'd definitely want to get this reviewed before publishing. I was
going to use hackmd or something like that for drafting with other SIG
members, as I hadn't realized wordpress supports drafts these days. I
can definitely use that instead and try this process out. Also more
than happy to have you or someone else review before publishing.


On Wed, 2021-03-31 at 12:36 -0700, Karsten Wade wrote:
> I'm +1 and I like this idea in general, it's the project's blog and
> we 
> want to have more content on there. SIGs for sure need access and
> some 
> latitude.
> I'm wondering if it would be reasonable to ask everyone who is 
> Have another person such as a fellow SIG member read it through
> before 
> publishing?
> A review step can use the built-in Wordpress "Status: Pending
> Review", 
> which is one of three states along with "Draft" and "Published". So
> it's 
> a human process—when you are done writing, you put it in the state 
> Pending Review, then ask someone else to review it. Once that is
> done, 
> you or that person can change it to Published.
> (This also helps make sure actual Drafts aren't cold-dropped by 
> accident, if the process is to only change to Published from Pending 
> Review.)
> The consideration behind my suggestiong is because the blog is
> treated 
> as an official voice of the Project, we can expect folks inside and 
> outside of the community to think the same. This is the reason we
> _tend_ 
> to have at least one other person review a post before it goes live; 
> some posts go through a lot of review and revision, depending on its
> nature.
> This suggesting is a way to scale the reviewing that already happens 
> without adding much process to anyone's day.
> Regards,
> - Karsten
> On 3/31/21 11:32 AM, Davide Cavalca via CentOS-promo wrote:
> > Hi,
> > 
> > I'd like to request authoring permission for the blog so I can
> > write
> > and post the quarterly report for the Hyperscale SIG. My wordpress
> > account is dcavalca. Thanks!
> > 
> > Cheers
> > Davide
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