- Bram - It's a worthy cause, so I would put it on the vim.org
From: Bram Moolenaar [mailto:Bram@...]
Sent: Monday, May 01, 2000 12:56 PM
This isn't really about Vim itself, but about advertising for Vim's charity.
I would like to hear your opinion about this. And suggestions for
To raise money for the orphans in Uganda, I have set up a few pages with
click-through banners. ICCF Holland gets a little bit of money each time
someone clicks on one or uses the linked service.
I have set it up such that you only get to see this when you want. There is
no unwanted advertising. Have a look yourself:
They are currently from about.com (info portal), mailbits (mailing info) and
nextcard (Visa creditcard). I could probably add more, let me know if you
know a good one.
Since I'm still working on the pages, I'm only sending this to the vim-dev
list, which is hopefully an audience that understand things "under
What do you think? Is this a great way to make some money for Uganda?
Perhaps we should put some of this on www.vim.org too? Or do you think it's
the worst idea you have ever heard about?
hundred-and-one symptoms of being an internet addict:
187. You promise yourself that you'll only stay online for another
15 minutes...at least once every hour.
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