DNN EAG - AWARENESS
A DNN Ecosystem Advisory Group
• Will S.
• Jeremy F.
• Clint P.
• Daniel V.
• David P.
• Joe C.
• John C.
• John S.
• Tycho dW.
• Jay M.
• Philip C.
• Review Primary Goals
• Progress Since Previous Meeting
• Set Goals for Next Month
• Review Long Term Goals
• Open Forum
PRIMARY INDIVIDUAL GOALS
• Keep in constant contact
• (Co-)Champion something
• Do at least 2 things a month
• Generate a snowball effect
• User Group Program
• Increase Social Activity
• YouTube Videos/Tutorials
• Training Course
• New/Updated Extensions
• .Com & .Org Website
• Theme Creation
• Community Dashboard
• Speaker Program
INCREASING SOCIAL ACTIVITY
• Mission: Increase the number and quality of social channel
interactions related to DNN
• Champions: David P., Clint P., Will S., Francisco A., Kelli K.
• Still needs a champion?
• Dependent upon what happens with the dashboard
• Mission: Increase the number of DNN blog articles everywhere
• Champions: Clint P., Will S., Don G., Francisco A.
• Still need a champion?
• 10-ish blog posts on the community website
• Shall we cross-post our old posts? Sure, if you want! << Will
• Mission: Increase the number of videos available that show people
how to be successful with DNN
• Champions: Don G., David D., Aderson O., John S.
• Aderson is not creating as much video content in the near future
• He’s a teacher! Yay!
• 2 DNN Hangouts ready to finish being edited
• TADUG might become CADUG
• Created a DNN development channel, where he streams his work
• Mission: Increase the number of new/updated open source
• Champions: John S., Jay M., Vicenç M., Jeremy F., David P., Francisco
• A temporary Forge module on the new community
• Working on the Forge (after resolving some Platform issues)
• There are several community metrics/tracking modules on and coming to the
• Showcase, Partners, Personalization modules coming next
• Structured Content hasn’t had more work due to the awesome module work
• Mission: Create a reusable curriculum that can be deployed to
various types of schools worldwide to introduce DNN to kids
• Champions: Loukas B., Clint P., Will S., Don G.
• Still need a champion?
• Mission: Create at least one training course for DNN on external
• Champions: Will S., Tracy W., David P., Don G., Loukas B.
• Clint & David
• First meetup is happening today at 3pm EST
• Add Best Practices, Developer Quick Start, New in DNN 10?
• Mission: Increase the availability & quality of open source DNN
themes in the ecosystem
• Champions: Tracy W., Loukas B., Francisco A., Waldo M.
• nvQuickTheme 2.1.0 was released
• New features
• Browser sync
• Bootstrap best practices added (variables, mix-ins, etc.)
• SASS is compiled in one bundle at the end
• SVG support (from Daniel)
• Mission: Create a program where speakers & user groups can match
w/ each other, including session resources
• Champions: Joe C., Tracy W., Loukas B., Will S.
• In need of a champion again?
• Channel: #goals-speaker-program
USER GROUP PROGRAM
• Mission: Create a user group program w/ tools to help user group
leaders start, run, and grow DNN-based meetings
• Champions: Will S., David P., Jon B., Don G., Mark B., Daniel V.
• Wireframes/plans already finished
• Created blog/video looking for help to build this
• Mission: Create a dashboard that measures & shows the community
activity, trends, and health from across mediums
• Champions: Jay M., Jeremy F., Will S., Francisco A.
• See community website slide, next
DNN .COM & .ORG WEBSITE
• Mission: Update DNNSoftware.com to highlight community and
apply consistent DNN messaging across the website
• Champions: Tycho W., Jay M., Don G., Jeremy F., Thompson K.
• Channel: #goals-dnn-websites
• Jay & Tycho
• Dashboard, Visitors Online, Web Analytics launched
• MVPs page could use a filter for region
AWARENESS: MONTHLY GOALS
• Next Month
• 5 blog articles published
• 8 YouTube videos/tutorials
• Q3 2019
• 1 training course
• 8 new/updated open source extensions
AWARENESS: LONG-TERM GOALS
• 1H 2019
• 18 new blog articles
• 24 new tutorial videos
• 2 new training courses
• 14 new/updated DNN extensions
• EOY 2019
• 37 new blog articles
• 48 new tutorial videos
• 4 new training courses
• 28 new/updated DNN extensions
• Points awarded don’t seem correct based on effort
• Will: DNN EAG leadership will be meeting soon to adjust that and will do so on a