Powered by Mozilla
This page contains information about the Powered by Mozilla logo and efforts to get the word out about it.
Contacting Individuals and Organizations
To get the Powered by Mozilla logo out into the community, we need to get in touch with people and organizations making applications with Mozilla technology to let them know about the logo.
Feel free to copy and modify this when contacting people about the logo:
I wanted to see if you would be interested in using the 'Powered by Mozilla' logo on your site. We're making this available to organizations that use parts of the Mozilla code base in their products as a way to build a community around these technologies. You can see the logo at
If you'd like to use the logo, we'd be happy to include a link to your site on the Powered by Mozilla landing page. If you'd like to talk more about this, please feel free to write me back. Thanks.
So far we've contacted the following about the logo:
There is a lot about the community of people who are reusing Mozilla technologies that we don't know (the term dark matter comes up often in relation to this part of the community). Creating a survey to get a better understanding of needs, activities, etc seems like a good thing to do along with talking to people about the Powered by Mozilla logo.
Several pages related to Powered by Mozilla have been posted on www.mozilla.org and other sites:
- Landing Page
- Design Guidelines
- Logo FAQ
- List of Mozilla technologies
- Featured Mozilla-Based Applications
- Full List of Known Mozilla-Based Applications
There are also some pages we want to post:
- Legal Guidelines
- Logo Request Form
There are other types of pages we may also want to post, such as information about why to use these technologies, getting started guides that provide links to technical documentation, community guides that link to relevant newsgroups or forums. Feel free to make other suggestions and we can work on the content for these pages on the wiki.
Most of the discussion about Powered by Mozilla has taken place publicly in blogs. Here are a list of links to most of the relevant posts.
- Mozilla Power (October 15, 2007)
- Powered by Mozilla (October 17, 2007)
- Branding Mozilla (October 18, 2007)
- “Powered by Mozilla” Update (April 17, 2008)
- Moving Forward With “Powered by Mozilla” (April 18, 2008)
- More on “Powered by Mozilla” (April 30th, 2008)
- Powered by Firefox (May 1, 2008)
- What Is Happening With ‘Powered by Mozilla’ (September 11, 2008)