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Revision as of 19:58, 26 February 2009 by Moixs (talk | contribs) (Feature Freeze - From 2009-02-05 to 2009-03-03)

This page is based on the Marketing schedule template which should be copied over at every new release. This schedule depends on Fedora General release schedule. We are now in the Fedora 11 cycle.

General task list which are not related to a release cycle

A list of general tasks which are not particularly related to a Fedora release cycle can be found on Marketing tasks.

6 weeks prior to Alpha - From 2008-11-25 to 2008-12-24

Task Name Owner Priority Target Date Status/Notes
Update the Talking Points Jack 1 2009-03-03
Renew the news distribution network people list to always have motivated people Steven Moix 1 2009-03-03
Cleanup the wiki from the obsolete marketing cycles Steven Moix 1 2009-02-28
Cycle the wiki pages to the new release Steven Moix 1 2009-02-28

Alpha Release - From 2008-12-24 to 2009-02-05

Nothing here yet

Feature Freeze - From 2009-02-05 to 2009-03-03

Task Name Owner Priority Target Date Status/Notes
Select marketing topics/features we want to focus on User 1 2009-02-10
Contact beats people about topics/features we cover User 1 2009-02-17
Update the features page User 1 2009-03-03
Update the talking points User 1 2009-03-03

Beta Release - From 2009-03-03 to 2009-03-24

Task Name Owner Priority Target Date Status/Notes
Developer interviews on the coming release? User 1 YYYY-MM-DD
Brief FAMSCo on talking points and propagate link to Ambassadors User 1 YYYY-MM-DD
Collect these stuff and forward it to fedora press - Henrik Heigl User 1 YYYY-MM-DD
Update the press kits on the Fedora press material page User 1 YYYY-MM-DD

Preview Release - From 2009-03-24 to 2009-04-28

Artwork is generally done at this point.

Task Name Owner Priority Target Date Status/Notes
Update the screenshots page Steven Moix 1 2009-03-24
Update the Fedora tour page User 1 YYYY-MM-DD

Final Release - From 2009-04-28 to 2009-05-26

Task Name Owner Priority Target Date Status/Notes
Spam the world User 1 YYYY-MM-DD
Monitor community news sites and provide corrections and additional information as needed User 1 YYYY-MM-DD
Additional outreach to independent journos and podcasters User 1 YYYY-MM-DD
Update the Marketing statistics poster 4 weeks after the release Steven Moix 1 2009-06-06