[conspire] anyone interested in helping represent Conspire at LinuxWorld Expo?
rick at linuxmafia.com
Tue Jul 10 19:24:39 PDT 2007
Quoting jim stockford (jim at well.com):
> If you'd like to put in a little time at the community
> table (for LUGs) and/or have other ideas as to
> how to promote the conspire mailing list or the
> CABAL activities or anything else related, please
> let me know ASAP--the IDG coordinator is finalizing
> the table arrangements today or tomorrow.
What would really be good, ye CABAL regulars, would be for one of you to
prototype a brief informational flyer about CABAL, suitable for printing
out and stacking at the LWCE community table for LUGs that Jim is
In my experience, the best physical format for a LUG flyer is
quarter-sheet. That is, you design your flyer to have the same text in
each of the four quarters of an 8.5 x 11" sheet, with matching backside
text in the same configuration. You print, photocopy, and cut into
Why? Because people tend to lose full letter-sized sheets, having
picked up a million of them and inevitably losing them into ever-growing
piles of same. By contrast, quarter-sheet flyers are kinda cute, and
Trifold flyers are almost as good.
If someone could (please) prototype a CABAL flyer and provide electronic
copy, I'll make sure it gets to LWCE.
(I'm really busy with work, and can't spare the time to design flyers
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