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Re: Promotional material

Postby axe.gs1 on Sat Jun 06, 2009 2:49 pm

as I'm not one to use bumper stickers because they are way too permanent (ie selling the car), how about rear-window plastic static stickers?
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Carl on Sat Jun 06, 2009 5:25 pm

axe.gs1 wrote:as I'm not one to use bumper stickers because they are way too permanent (ie selling the car), how about rear-window plastic static stickers?


or even magnetic car stickers? there reasonably good
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Mudkipz on Sun Jun 07, 2009 1:15 am

This has probably been mentioned sometime before but due to the wording I can't find a topic anywhere in the forums about it (atleast that I can see) but what about the possibility of Linux Mint , Mints :mrgreen: I'm sure there is companies out there who would produce such a thing per order (e.g You could order them via the website and the company makes enough to fill each order) alot of brands have their own "brand" mints. :)
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Re: Promotional material

Postby enekoperez on Sun Jun 07, 2009 4:46 am

Hi there,

This is my first message on the forum and first Promotional Material submission.

Anyway, it's a sticker based on "hello, my name is", related to Linux Mint User.

If you like it (at least the idea), I can make more (Contributor, etc) or improve this one.

Cheers,

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Re: Promotional material

Postby marktech on Sun Jun 07, 2009 7:02 am

john1923 wrote:By promotional material I hope we mean T-shirts, coffee mugs, mousepads ect...

as I have been wanting a Linux Mint branded USB memory stick for ages.


http://www.linuxmint-shop.de/ sells all those, including a branded memory stick; they contribute a percentage to the distro, I believe.
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Marcush on Mon Jun 08, 2009 1:32 am

crazy idea, but some companies are now producing laptops preloaded with unbuntu, could we possibly convince them to have linux mint as an alternative. maybe "reccomended for new to linux users" or "recommended for windows users."
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Re: Promotional material

Postby beauvin on Mon Jun 08, 2009 9:11 am

here's a userbar i've made using the brand new mint dew wallpaper as background :)
http://img411.imageshack.us/img411/2718/bannerzhk.gif

UPDATE: i also made a sticker
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Zwopper on Mon Jun 08, 2009 1:48 pm

Well I slapped together 2 pieces that can easily be scaled down to (almost) any size you want.
Mint Promo Plate:
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Mint Dew Promo Plate:
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Re: Promotional material

Postby beauvin on Tue Jun 09, 2009 6:40 am

a png web button for light backgrounds, can be scaled down quite nicely if too big, btw the img /img tags do not work :?
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Zwopper on Tue Jun 09, 2009 7:25 am

beauvin wrote:...btw the img /img tags do not work :?

Do you type:
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[img]http://forums.linuxmint.com/download/file.php?id=1590[/img]

Would give:
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Re: Promotional material

Postby johonunu on Tue Jun 09, 2009 10:00 am

Zwopper wrote:
beauvin wrote:...btw the img /img tags do not work :?

Do you type:
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[img]http://adress_to_your_image[/img]

For instance...
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[img]http://forums.linuxmint.com/download/file.php?id=1590[/img]

Would give:
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Very nice work btw! :)


That looks really nice, beauvin ! You are very talented artist !
Keep up good work ;)
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Zwopper on Tue Jun 09, 2009 2:23 pm

An idea for new "dewified" user bars...
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If there is interest I can provide the source or make others by request.
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Re: Promotional material

Postby DPMorris on Tue Jun 09, 2009 3:10 pm

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Re: Promotional material

Postby Zwopper on Tue Jun 09, 2009 3:28 pm

Nice job DPMorris! :D
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Zwopper on Tue Jun 09, 2009 3:45 pm

Looking a little like another "7" ad... :wink: :roll: :lol: :mrgreen:
It can easily be scaled down if needed.
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Re: Promotional material

Postby dorianw on Tue Jun 09, 2009 9:12 pm

I'll be starting an advertising / distribution company. LinuxMint will be advertised for free in all publications for life.
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Re: Promotional material

Postby relst on Wed Jun 10, 2009 12:50 pm

Thanks to Beauvin's Picture(Which is beautiful) I've put up a promotion page and banner on my website: http://relst.nl/x2/node/217.
Also the pic is visible on the entire website thanx to the wonderfull blocks feature of drupal :D
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Re: Promotional material

Postby timh on Wed Jun 10, 2009 4:22 pm

Zwopper wrote:Well I slapped together 2 pieces that can easily be scaled down to (almost) any size you want.
Mint Promo Plate:

Mint Dew Promo Plate:



As usual your work rocks 8)
Thanks Zwopper

both right now online, I hope more websites coming soon.

http://tinyurl.com/lv3gxr
http://tinyurl.com/l68p42
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Re: Promotional material

Postby Zwopper on Wed Jun 10, 2009 5:18 pm

Thank you Tim!
Glad to see them get some use! :)
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Re: Promotional material

Postby b2bwild on Wed Jun 10, 2009 10:34 pm

Nice thing to try, though my art skills are so bad.
but i would like to make a mint banner for my blog.
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