[CentOS-promo] CentOS Stream 9 "launch" promotion

Tue Nov 2 15:40:39 UTC 2021
Rich Bowen <rbowen at redhat.com>

Ok, here's what I've got for an initial draft of this page:

https://hackmd.io/1K3sbGAyQjSZ1sg4VJBZbw?view#Page-Content (Scroll down 
to the "Page Content" heading.)

It's very lightweight, and we can, of course, update it over time and 
expand it to more than a single page if desired.

Your thoughts/comments/edits are appreciated.


On 11/2/21 09:47, Rich Bowen wrote:
> Status update:
> We have a great blog post drafted at 
> https://hackmd.io/@forbushd/BJC9Q9DSY which looks to me like it's 
> (almost?) ready to go. Can we place have several of you review this and 
> +1 it and/or make any edits/comments?
> Personally, I think it's exactly the right length and depth of detail, 
> with links to all of the right places.
> Next, we need to put together the content for centos.org/stream9 which, 
> because it can be updated going forward, can be launched when it is 
> "good enough". I will be working on it this week, and would appreciate 
> any contributions to that process. I'll be doing that here: 
> https://hackmd.io/1K3sbGAyQjSZ1sg4VJBZbw
> --Rich
> On 10/13/21 14:24, Rich Bowen wrote:
>> We are now at the point in the CentOS Stream 9 process that we need to 
>> do some kind of a "launch" promotional effort, so that people are 
>> aware of the work that is being done here beyond the "Coming Soon" 
>> message on the download page.
>> If you are willing to participate in this effort, we will be 
>> coordinating on the centos-promo mailing list - 
>> https://lists.centos.org/mailman/listinfo/centos-promo - so if you're 
>> not subscribed, this is a good time to do so.
>> We will be initially producing two things:
>> * A blog post for blog.centos.org (and possibly one for a redhat.com 
>> property as well)
>> * Web content that will go at centos.org/stream9
>> Initial notes about what we're creating are here: 
>> https://hackmd.io/RkOiWNmIQcWSubQ3emY0lg
>> We would like to produce this content within the next month - end of 
>> November latest. Launching this content would be coordinated with 
>> launching the new visual/design work for our various websites.
>> So ... y'all come help!