Marketing Report 2007
- Period covered by report: Jan-Dec 2007
- Contact name: Arnulf Christl
- Revive and then rename "Visibility and Promotion" to "Marketing"
- Refocus marketing strategy
- Help organize several events
- Help create and produce info material
- GeoConnexion Column thanks to Michael Gerlek
- Get Service Provider Directory under way
- Start and maintain list of Advocacy related pages
Areas for Improvement
- Grow team!
- Better maintain the Events Category
- Request for and then spend money for focused activities
- Spawn and nurse local initiatives
- Maybe focus more on attracting sponsors?
Opportunities to Help
- Join the Marketing Mailing List to stay up to date on what is happening
- Create brochures, information material and content for the Library
- Promote OSGeo by linking to our portal page and this Wiki
- Join the local organizing committee. Don't have one? Create it! Don't know how to? Ask the Marketing Mailing List.
- Translate portal page and information material
- Join regular IRC meetings
- Add events to the Wiki. Don't know how to? Ask the Marketing Mailing List.
Outlook for 2008
- Updated Logo for graduated projects and sponsors
- More appearances at events
- Create high quality brochure (under way)
- Create communication concept for further planning of focused activities (under way)
- Contact service providers individually to join directory and appear as sponsor