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Donations for promotion

Postby Acid_1 on Fri Aug 21, 2009 1:36 am

What if we took donations so it would be affordable to put advertisements on the main page of, Computerworld US/UK, ZDNet,, Mininova, The Pirate Bay, Slashdot, and other large sites like that? Comments?
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Re: Donations for promotion

Postby dequire on Tue Sep 01, 2009 1:34 pm

It would likely be up to Clem and the Mint team to decide on where their money should be best spent. IMO if the money Mint gets is used 100% for continuous distribution development and improvement the press and people will come. We are currently witnessing this by the forum traffic and Mint's current DistroWatch rank.
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