2286 public websites advertise non-free software

During Free Software Foundation Europe's campaign, Free Software activists from 41 countries have reported 2286 public sector institutions which advertise non-free PDF readers on their websites. FSFE will now contact these institutions, trying to get as many advertisements for non-free PDF readers as possible removed before the end of the year.

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Created by nicoulas 13 years 26 weeks ago – Made popular 13 years 26 weeks ago
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Negative campaign, positive campaign: Windows 7 Sins vs get GNU/Linux

[Windows7Sins] has received too a lot of negative criticism, thought, centered in an idea somewhat similar to the one I exposed in the beginning: “We must center on the good things free software can offer, instead of the enemy’s bad points”.

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Created by akf 14 years 33 weeks ago – Made popular 14 years 33 weeks ago
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FSFE launches Free PDF Readers campaign

The Fellowship of the Free Software Foundation Europe is proud to announce its latest initiative:, a site providing information about PDF with links to Free Software PDF readers for all major operating systems.

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Created by Stian 15 years 11 weeks ago – Made popular 15 years 11 weeks ago
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0 Awareness for Free Software PDF readers.

The Fellowship of FSFE has launched a campaign to promote Free Software PDF readers to provide alternatives to the "Download Adobe Reader" buttons found on so many web sites. Visitors of get some very brief information about Open Standards and Free Software, and why they matter - along with information about the Free Software PDF readers and links for more information.

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Created by gg 15 years 18 weeks ago – Made popular 15 years 18 weeks ago
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Software patent abolition campaign will launch next month

What could make the Free Software Foundation (FSF), proprietary software companies, and at least one venture capitalist into allies?

The End Software Patents (ESP) coalition, a new organization poised to swing into action next month under the leadership of Ben Klemens.

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Created by fsf 16 years 24 weeks ago – Made popular 16 years 24 weeks ago
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What makes a software campaign good?

Richard Stallman of the Free Software Foundation, and Gnu, has lead a very successful Free Software campaign. He’s helped grow a very strong free software community through his efforts. There are now many different distributions of Gnu/Linux that quietly run 80% of web servers on the internet. Not to mention the very successful Wikipedia was inspired by Gnu and their philosophy.

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Created by braydon 16 years 25 weeks ago – Made popular 16 years 25 weeks ago
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