[vcf-midatlantic] Marketing and Advertising for VCF East 2021!

Jeffrey Brace jeffrey at vcfed.org
Mon Sep 6 14:25:23 UTC 2021


On Mon, Sep 6, 2021 at 10:14 AM John Heritage via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:

> Alright I've posted an article on LinkedIn:
>
> https://www.linkedin.com/posts/john-heritage-6584487_did-a-vintage-computer-kickstart-your-it-activity-6840646914904526849-H6O9
>
>
> Any chance we could update https://www.vcfed.org to maybe show a picture
> of
> an outdoor tent with people or a good pic from one of the keynotes to show
> a "family" experience?    Thanks!
>

We have no tent pictures and only want to show keynotes that will actually
be there, but I can find a picture of people without faces to put on the
blog.


>
>
> ...
>
>
> Did a Vintage Computer such as a Commodore 64, Atari 800, or Apple II
> jumpstart your IT career? My first "PC" was an Atari 800 - (still) great at
> games, but also where I learned BASIC programming and Algebra as a kid.
>
>
> If you have the time, please come visit the Vintage Computer Festival East
> this fall in NJ at the historic Infoage Science and History Museum in Wall,
> NJ. This is a fun family-friendly festival focused on preserving computer
> history through education, outreach, conservation, and restoration.
>
>
> You will hear Keynotes from people who influenced the industry -- this year
> - Bill Mensch (major contributor to the MOS 6502), Scott Adams (Adventure
> International), Bil Herd (Commodore Engineer and Hackaday author), and many
> others talk about their time in the industry during the 1970s and 80s.
>
>
> Lastly you'll get to see some really cool machines on display, and in some
> cases for touch. This year focuses on the IBM 5150 PC and it's legacy as
> well as Text Adventures from the early days. Exhibits planned include
> vintage Macintosh machines, Commodore VIC-20s, Apple IIe upgrades, and much
> more.
>
>
> Check out https://www.vcfed.org for more information!
>
>
> *#career* *#programming* *#programming* *#algebra* *#engineer* *#people*
> *#science*
>
>
> [PDF of VCF Flyer attached to LinkedIn post]
>
>
> On Mon, Sep 6, 2021 at 8:19 AM Christian Liendo via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
>
> > Done and done.. There are even posts here at work.
> >
> > On Fri, Sep 3, 2021 at 4:06 PM Jeffrey Brace via vcf-midatlantic
> > <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> > >
> > > Hello everyone!
> > >
> > > So I need your help with marketing and advertising for VCF East 2021.
> > > Adam handles the Facebook groups, Twitter and Instagram, but we need
> help
> > > in other areas.
> > >
> > > We want members who are "part of the community" in different mailing
> > lists
> > > and other online groups to help us spread the word. That means groups
> > that
> > > you post to frequently and the members of that group are familiar with
> > you
> > > as a member of that group.
> > >
> > > If you are interested in helping, then please let me know where you can
> > > post so that I can see if we already have that area covered.
> > > I created a Google Sheet to keep track of where I have been posting the
> > > newest ads:
> > >
> >
> https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1EzZFryhrGyb4BSc8IR6-4zyq_Da3s1cq4-OSreOC9S4/edit?usp=sharing
> > >
> > > For example, I have already covered:
> > > Lemon64.com
> > > LemonAmiga.com
> > > Bil Herd's The Coriolis Effect Weekly Live YouTube Stream.
> > >
> > > Here is our 8 1/2 x 11 flyer:
> > >
> >
> https://drive.google.com/file/d/1GsmXLA2vIsBFWTcmMJLZfq1OQlxmShBU/view?usp=sharing
> > >
> > >
> > > =========================================
> > > Jeff Brace
> > > Vice President & Board Member
> > > Vintage Computer Festival East Show-runner
> > > Vintage Computer Federation is a 501c3 charity
> > > http://www.vcfed.org/
> > > jeffrey at vcfed.org
> >
>


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