[Marketing-Public]testimonials / quotes project

bart decrem marketing-public at mozilla.org
Thu, 09 Oct 2003 11:53:12 -0700


Yeah, we would need to confirm this.

Bart

Chris Hofmann wrote:

>
> One thing to think about is authentication.  As soon as this .cgi. 
> goes up I'm sure we will get a flood of testimonials and quotes from 
> B. Gates ;-)
>
> Bart Decrem wrote:
>
>> Hi everyone,
>>
>> It'd be great if we had a testimonials and quotes project.  Here's 
>> how this would work:
>> - a web form that feeds data into a database:
>> -- a quote
>> -- name/initials/entity being quoted
>> -- date
>> -- product that the quote is about
>> -- contact information / other way we can verify that it's OK to use 
>> the quote
>> -- permission to feature the quote and/or permission to refer press 
>> to this person
>>
>> On the backend we have an editor who cleans up quotes if necessary, 
>> verifies permissions, and assigns a rating to each quote depending on 
>> how compelling it is.  And quotes also get stale, and stop being used 
>> over time.
>>
>> Then, on the home page of our web site, and on each of the homepages 
>> for our products, there could be dynamically generated testimonials 
>> about our software - and right next to the testimonials is an "add 
>> your testimonials" button.
>>
>> When reporters ask for a reference customer or quote, we always have 
>> those handy.
>>
>> This would be another great project to host on Mozdev with 
>> mozilla.org resources made available as needed.
>>
>> Let me know if you'd like to take the lead on such an effort.
>>
>> Bart
>>
>>
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