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How can we draw more attention to Literature?

I and others have posted Community Promotion Ads for the Literature proposal on several sites which are similar enough in scope that a significant proportion of their userbases might be interested: ...
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8 votes
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Is this idea acceptable for helping to promote new site?

Some will not like this and really if you over do it people will find it kind of spammy that every question or answer you posted has a part promoting your proposal. See this for help on getting the ...
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How can I help this proposal get beyond the commitment phase?

I and some others have given this some thought, and we believe that the most effective things that you can do to help are the following: You can share the proposal with your network to get more ...
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Should we advertise this proposal on other Korean-languege forums?

There is no problem on the SE side doing this. However, you should rather consider whether it is appropriate to do so on their site. I think it would be polite to do so being a member of that ...
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How can we draw more attention to Literature?

Spread the word, use the community ad feature of the sites you already participate in. We just got the first referral from ELU :)
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How can we promote the woodworking site?

I can think of a few easy ways to promote it: 1. Participate Remember, we each get five questions and five up-votes. There are plenty of good questions to vote on so make sure you use them all. 2. ...
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Why isn't Area51 committed to the answers and tone that is set in its FAQ?

Just about everything you said here is incorrect. Area 51 was never intended to be the next Google Groups or Facebook platform where all the world's users would hang out, network, and socialize around ...
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How can we draw more attention to Literature?

There are plenty of literature forums already out there on the web, but our proposal has an advantage over many of these, which is the voting system. I think placing advertisements in other ...
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How can I help this proposal get beyond the commitment phase?

Add to the "science helping science" ads: Since almost 10 years ago, the "Science helping science" ad has been on the Meta site of Physics.SE, and later also on Chemistry.SE, ...
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Ways to promote this site within the community

There's currently a Facebook group with 269 members. That is more than enough members to reach the 140 total number of additional upvotes required to get 40 questions with 10 upvotes each, and it ...
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How can we get the last five 200+ rep users?

There are two thoughts coming to my mind: There's no better way of attracting the users to Area51 proposal than Sharing. The proposal does not look mature yet — even after the remaining five three ...
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Promote Agriculture & Farming

This isn't an original answer, so there's no need to upvote, but it didn't work as a comment, so I put it here! I noticed you put a link to this proposal in the chat room at Gardening and Landscaping....
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Promote Agriculture & Farming

Create Community Ads on relevant other sites like this one for the literature.se on English.se. Appropriate SE sites could be gardening, sustainable living, anything to do with cooking, plants or ...
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A Community Promotion Ad might help boost the commitment level of the Retrocomputing proposal

I completely agree, I didn't realise this was actually an option! Will throw something together and see how it goes I guess :)
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Should Product Design be split from this site or will there be engineering design included?

I would recommend deferring this decision until after the beta starts and we can observe how some product design questions "in the wild" are received, how well they are answered, etc. If it turns out ...
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Should we advertise this proposal on other Korean-languege forums?

I just thought about a potential option from your question. We could also market from within SE as well! I went to search the Meta for any rules about this before I wrote them a note. Seems it is ...
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How can we promote the woodworking site?

Another great way is to share with your school. Or if you're a member of a homeschool co-op, share with your homeschool co-op. Make your "signature" on different forums or your email or your texting ...
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Retrieving users and posts from the previous proposal

No, I don't think so. The restarting of a proposal is precisely designed to assess current interest in the topic of the proposal. (Why the proposal had to be restarted is a different question, though. ...
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How can we draw more attention to Literature?

For those enthusiasts of the proposed new site who are in academia, I would suggest a bold idea of socializing the proposal with literaryish departments of your local academia institution. Post the ...
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Ways to promote this site within the community

Now that we are in the commitment phase, our effort would be best spent in trying to encourage our existing followers and committers to earn 200+ reputation on some site, and to attract other members ...
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Ways to promote this site within the community

I found it extremely difficult and confusing to register. You first need to join "Meta Stack Exchange". And you have to actually verify your email address in two separate emails, which made me a bit ...
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Promote Agriculture & Farming

I am trying to get some attention in Regenerative Agriculture group on facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/regenerativeagriculture/permalink/800534006791607/
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How can we draw more attention to Literature?

Advertise to Overthinkingit.com leaders. They have a rather popular blog/podcast, if they buy into the idea, a single mention by them could drive up interest form people who never saw SE before.
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1 vote
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Is there an "ad graphic" smaller than default 300x250?

Unfortunately, that is currently the only size available. The size setting in HTML isn't the best way to resize an image. Perhaps resizing it in an image editor will give you better results. You'll ...
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Retrieving users and posts from the previous proposal

I think a lot of people found the original proposal via vim subreddit. You can try posting there: reddit.com/r/vim.
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Jolla and SailfishOS

If you include Maemo and MeeGo, but in particular Maemo, it has a very active (small but very active) community. I recently had to configure a N900 (8 years after it was released) and everything is ...
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Jolla and SailfishOS

I agree with this proposal. Sailfish OS is interesting platform and I hope it continues to grow. The main problem is that Jolla and Sailfish OS has low popularity now.
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