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From Ted Dunning <>
Subject Re: Do we need @ASFIncubator ?
Date Tue, 24 Mar 2015 16:56:01 GMT
On Tue, Mar 24, 2015 at 7:50 AM, Joe Brockmeier <> wrote:

> Just my 2 cents - "asfincubator" is preferable to "apacheincubator" in
> 1) clarity ("apache" alone is less clear) and 2) shorter, and saving
> characters on twitter is important.

The counter argument is that outsiders will not have a clue what ASF is,
but they may have a clue what Apache is, especially when attached to
incubator.  Googling either phrase, with or without spaces, gives
reasonable results.  ASFIncubator is slightly less good than the versions
with spaces.  ApacheIncubator is as good as the others.

My tendency is to think of the naive reader, rather than the experienced

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