Annual Report 2017
This is the workspace for the production of the 2017 GNOME Annual Report. The report covers the 2017 financial year, which ran from the beginning of October 2016 to end of September 2017. However, some sections (such as the annual Bugzilla report) cover the 2016 calendar year.
If you're interested to contribute to the report, please add your name here!
- Design: Bastian Ilso or Jeff
- Writing: See articles below for owners
Photo gatherer: OliverPropst
Production schedule/critical path
Kick-off meeting - Ideas & suggestions, finalize content outline and etc - April 15, 2018
- Identify and recruit contributors - writers, designer(s), editor(s), proof-readers etc. -
Write - First draft of content - (June 8, 2018)
- Photographs - Gathering of photos, checking licenses (concurrent with #3)
Draft review (June 10, 2018)
String freeze - final proof-read (June 13, 2018)
Editor sign-off (Jun 15, 2018)
Design and layout - (June 19, 2018)
Design-proofing and approval or feedback - (June 22, 2018)
Final design approved (June 25, 2018)Core Apps Hackfest
Printing/online production (June 27, 2018)
Distribution - (July 6 to 11)
Join or follow
Sign up for https://mail.gnome.org/mailman/listinfo/engagement-list, post there, read the archives https://mail.gnome.org/archives/engagement-list/index.html#thread
You can also directly contact NeilMcGovern.
Articles and Sections
Word counts should be +/- 50 words. Here's the plan, derived from last year, people to be confirmed:
- Table of contents
DRAFT: Release timeline infographic: BastianIlsø
DRAFTED: Events overview (world map + bunch of factoids including "2017 year in a glance" where you can see the list of dates): NuritziSanchez - Events section ready for review, factoids still missing one fact, but otherwise ready for review
DRAFT: Piechart infographic: BastianIlsø
Do you have any photos you'd like to contribute to the 2017 Annual Report and want to share?! Send them to firstname.lastname@example.org.