Articles by Mary Colvig

The Mozilla Community Marketing Guide

It’s an amazing thought that the hundreds of millions of users of Mozilla software have (in almost all cases) found out about it by word-of-mouth, through their friends and acquaintances. The Mozilla community doesn’t merely develop, test and localize software … Read more

Heading to India!

Arun Ranganathan and Seth Bindernagel are just arriving in India to meet with our community and attend several events.  As you may or may not know – Arun is part of our Evangelism team and focuses on standards and open … Read more

Spread Thunderbird is live!

Mozilla Messaging today announced the beta launch of  Spread Thunderbird is the volunteer-run Mozilla Thunderbird advocacy site where community marketing activities are organized to raise awareness and to promote the adoption of Thunderbird.  The Spread Thunderbird site is powered … Read more

Mozilla at Green Festival!

Join us at the Green Festival in San Francisco this coming weekend, Nov. 14-16!  Green Festival is the largest green conference in the U.S. and looks at clean technology, green building, socially responsible investing, eco-fashion, renewable energy, and more.  So … Read more

Come get your fill of Foxkeh cuteness!

Foxkeh, the Firefox mascot developed in Japan, celebrates its 2nd birthday this week.  What better way to celebrate than unveil a new theme for Firefox 3?!  When a page is loading, Foxkeh runs in the upper right-hand corner of Firefox.  … Read more

We’re official!

The Firefox community is the proud new owner of a Guinness World Record — each and every one of you!   Mozilla today received confirmation from Guinness World Records that we’ve officially achieved the record for the “largest number of software … Read more

It’s party time!

Wondering what to do until we hear back from Guinness?  How about taking a moment to celebrate all the hardwork that went into Download Day and the launch of Firefox 3.  Check out Mozilla Party Central for a party near … Read more

Our esteemed judges

We’re getting close to handing over our download logs to our judges for our Guinness World Record attempt.  We’re very lucky and honored to have Paul Vixie of the Internet Systems Consortium and Corey Shields of Indiana University. Here is … Read more

Over 8 million — way to go!

Awesome job!  I am truly impressed by everyone’s hard work.  We exceeded 8 million downloads in our 24 hour period.  We’ll need to be patient as our judges and Guinness World Records validate our record attempt.  We’ll keep our map … Read more