10370Re: ADMIN - 2010 Calendar, + Call for Volunteers
- May 7 1:16 AMI don't consider myself to have enough knowledge outside my own niche to be much use at suggesting banners, but I did notice that there were very few winners banners featuring Aragorn and Arwen or Boromir and none at all featuring Denethor.
--- In MEFAwards@yahoogroups.com, Elena Tiriel <ElenaTiriel@...> wrote:
> I plan to create banners again this year.
> I'd like some help, though: I think you hinted at some changes this year,
> like the wording for Review Junkies? I really want to know *all* the
> rules/guidelines as soon as possible, so I don't have to keep going back and
> re-working banners that I'd already made. (I never know when my Banner Muse
> will hit -- or desert me entirely -- in fact, I've already made a couple of
> new ones for this year....). Is there a FAQ for banner-makers up yet, or do
> you have a source doc that explains the rules, or at least any changes for
> this year?
> With the changes to the Review Junkie wording, I'll probably cut down to
> only one Review text -- whichever is the most popular -- rather than having
> two texts, "Commended Reviewer" (which takes up an awful lot of space....)
> and "Review Junkie". That way I'll only make 3 versions of each banner, not
> four (Nominee, Review X, and Winner -- and I'm leaving "Winner" banners
> blank this year).
> Secondly, a request for you and/or the Banner Coordinator this year: if you
> are going to have separate areas to post the different banner types (i.e.
> Nominees vs. Reviewers vs. Winners), please designate those areas and send
> out locations and passwords at the *beginning* of the process. Whenever I
> make a banner, I make all the various versions immediately... and last year,
> it was just a huge pain to go back and revisit banners that I had already
> "finished", because the location/password was posted for Nominees first,
> then much later the loc/pw for the other places. I want to be able to finish
> a banner, post it all the places it's going to be needed, and be DONE with
> Thanks for all your work, Marta! These awards have really gotten better and
> better each year.
> *note to self: next time, hit "Send".....*
> - Barbara
> On Mon, May 3, 2010 at 12:42 PM, aure_enteluva <marta.fandom@...>wrote:
> > 2. Banner Creators
> > If you just want to make banners, we need you too! We need banners and
> > icons for nominated authors, winning authors, and reviewers who meet their
> > review goal. Let us know you want to get involved, so we can give you
> > credit.
> > Requirements:
> > --- graphics skills
> > --- willingness to follow directions
> [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
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