[Mageia-discuss] Artwork - Mageia Logo contest

Marc Paré marc at marcpare.com
Thu Sep 23 21:40:13 CEST 2010

Le 2010-09-23 13:03, Michael Scherer a écrit :
> Le jeudi 23 septembre 2010 à 14:19 +0200, Thorsten van Lil a écrit :
>> Decisions need to be made with regard to pallett and style.  Graphic artists
>> and Marketing will need a style manual first before there is a decision
>> about the logo.  To do that there needs to be an identifying of target market
>> because different pallets appeal to different demographics and engender
>> different reactions.  We need to identify the sort of emotions we want to
>> engender in that target market.
> In fact, I would do quite the contrary. In order to test the process and
> organize the community, I would first do a test-run of the process and
> try to work on it.
> Later, once we are sure that the process is working, etc, etc, then we
> can rethink on the real logo.
> Ie, like we do prototyping for software, we should prototype the
> process.

I think most people who would think of migrating to a new distro would 
expect a solid logo (even if temporary). Otherwise, it may give them the 
feeling of a less-than-professional distro. We could always change to a 
different logo later on.


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