Re: Re: [OVC-demo-team] Publicity for the demo

From: Arthur Keller <arthur_at_kellers_dot_org>
Date: Wed Mar 24 2004 - 12:23:33 CST

So far we've gotten 9 donations including two $10/month
subscriptions. This totals $72.59 (including one $3.59 donation
through OSDN after their commission). Net $68.14 after Paypal
commissions.

We need a mechanism for sending thank you's.

Best regards,
Arthur

At 7:07 AM -0800 3/24/04, Alan Dechert wrote:
>Yes, Laird just woke me up (6:45 am here) to tell me about it.
>http://slashdot.org
>
>Even got a few PayPal contributions from here and there (one from Norway!).
>
>Thanks again, David.
>
>Alan D.
>
>> And so the thousands of lame comments and opinions without actually
>*reading*
>> the article commence... Good job David, at any rate. Excellent write-up.
>>
>> Eron
>>
>> On Tuesday 23 March 2004 9:21 pm, David Mertz wrote:
>> > I just posted an announcement of our demo to the slashdot queue. I
>> > briefly summarized the project, and gave links the Alan's wonderful
>> > official announcement, to OVC, and to EVM2003. If slashdot runs it,
>> > that's a lot of hits to the various links, and a lot of press.
>> >
>> > However, I haven't had such good luck posting EVM stories in the past.
>> > Certainly, given its volume, /. probably reject 95% of submissions; so
>> > I don't take it *that* personally. Still, it would be nice to have
>> > this there. On those lines, perhaps a few other list members with /.
>> > accounts might also try posting announcements. Not verbatim the same
>> > as mine (which I don't copy here anyway); but if the moderators see
>> > several similar submissions, they may better appreciate the timeliness
>> > of the story (I don't care which version they accept; I just want them
>> > to post one).
>> >
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