Install Cinnamon 1.4 on Fedora 17
For those set of users, suitable alternatives are: Modify the interface with extensions, as I showed how to do here, or install Cinnamon desktop, a project from the developers of Linux Mint. Cinnamon appeals to many because it offers the familiar look and feel of the type of desktop environment they are used to.
This article shows the simple steps required to install and use Cinnamon on Fedora 17.
Read the complete article at http://www.linuxbsdos.com/2012/05/30/install-cinnamon-1-4-on-fedora-17/