Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Survey: What do you think of our social media feeds?

2015-05-28 Thread Andy Mabbett
On 28 May 2015 at 20:57, Fabrice Florin fflo...@wikimedia.org wrote: If so, we’d love to hear what you think of our social media feeds. I've completed the survey, but there was nowhere to give general feedback. I wanted to point out that the idea of social media cards presents accessibility

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Annual Plan for FY 15-16

2015-05-28 Thread Pine W
It does make sense to me that there would be at least a month between publication of the full draft plan, including the documentation that requested, and the closure of the comment period. In its current form the plan is too vague for me to support it as written. I think that the WMF audit

[Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Survey: What do you think of our social media feeds?

2015-05-28 Thread Fabrice Florin
Hi folks, Do you follow Wikipedia or Wikimedia on Facebook, Twitter or Google+? If so, we’d love to hear what you think of our social media feeds. Could you please take this short survey? https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/wikimedia-social?c=email-ann The survey is open to anyone. We plan to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] comments on Annual Plan

2015-05-28 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, Simple English sure and what about all the other languages ? Thanks, GerardM On 28 May 2015 at 16:52, James Salsman jsals...@gmail.com wrote: Regarding https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_Annual_Plan/2015-16#Engineering Will key quality metrics for reading

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of North Carolina Triangle Wikipedians User Group

2015-05-28 Thread Sydney Poore
Awesome news!! Sydney Sydney Poore User:FloNight Wikipedian in Residence at Cochrane Collaboration On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 5:17 PM, Carlos M. Colina ma...@wikimedia.org.ve wrote: Dear all, On behalf of the Affiliations Committee, I am honored to announce the recognition [1] of a new User

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of North Carolina Triangle Wikipedians User Group

2015-05-28 Thread Tanweer Morshed
Congratulations and welcome North Carolina Triangle Wikipedians! Regards, Tanweer Morshed Wikimedia Bangladesh On Fri, May 29, 2015 at 12:16 AM, David Cuenca Tudela dacu...@gmail.com wrote: Congratulations, new user group members! On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 11:17 PM, Carlos M. Colina

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of North Carolina Triangle Wikipedians User Group

2015-05-28 Thread Gregory Varnum
Wikimedia user groups are required to have a wiki page of some sort. The NC group is listed on the main affiliates page: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_movement_affiliates Here is a direct link to their page:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of North Carolina Triangle Wikipedians User Group

2015-05-28 Thread David Cuenca Tudela
Congratulations, new user group members! On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 11:17 PM, Carlos M. Colina ma...@wikimedia.org.ve wrote: Dear all, On behalf of the Affiliations Committee, I am honored to announce the recognition [1] of a new User Group in the United States - the North Carolina Triangle

[Wikimedia-l] ** DATE CHANGE ** Invitation to WMF May 2015 Metrics Activities Meeting: Thursday, June 11, 18:00 UTC

2015-05-28 Thread Praveena Maharaj
Dear all, The next WMF metrics and activities meeting will take place on Thursday, June 11, 2015 at 6:00 PM UTC (11 AM PDT). Please note, on this occasion, we are holding this meeting on the second Thursday in June. The IRC channel is #wikimedia-office on irc.freenode.net, and the meeting will

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Annual Plan for FY 15-16

2015-05-28 Thread Liam Wyatt
This draft WMF annual plan was first published on Meta on the 25th.[1] It was then announced by the mailing list late on the 26th. Yet the document itself says, The comment period for this version will close May 29, 2015. This gives approximately 3 days to engage in community consultation on the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-05-28 Thread Cristian Consonni
2015-05-28 12:32 GMT+02:00 Richard Symonds richard.symo...@wikimedia.org.uk: This is a very enlightening discussion, but it's painfully apparent that there is no input in this discussion from someone who is sight-impaired, or input from an organisation like RNIB

[Wikimedia-l] Keep me logged in (for up to 30 days)

2015-05-28 Thread Jane Darnell
Hello everybody, I have to login to Wikimedia projects every single time I begin a session on my iPad1 now because I cannot select the button on the user login page next to the text Keep me logged in (for up to 30 days) I think it's a java mismatch with my old built-in iPad1 safari browser

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-05-28 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Yes this remark is only focused to give the feedback that our user experience is really different from that of the real users. A question was done about the testing and in any country there are local associations that can give tests (in Italian language there is unitalsi). An additional remark

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-05-28 Thread Ilario Valdelli
Sorry if I continue this discussion of January but it may be interesting to share my experience had yesterday because I attended to a presentation of a young programmer suffering from low vision and color-blind and usual participant in http://globalaccessibilityawarenessday.org/gaad.html. It has

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A Listen Button

2015-05-28 Thread Richard Symonds
This is a very enlightening discussion, but it's painfully apparent that there is no input in this discussion from someone who is sight-impaired, or input from an organisation like RNIB http://www.rnib.org.uk/about-rnib/web-accessibility-statement. Getting a wide range of this input is really key

[Wikimedia-l] comments on Annual Plan

2015-05-28 Thread James Salsman
Regarding https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_Annual_Plan/2015-16#Engineering Will key quality metrics for reading include accuracy of articles on the Simple English Wikipedia? To that end, will the Wikimedia Foundation please take over this project in full as stated here:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of North Carolina Triangle Wikipedians User Group

2015-05-28 Thread Frodo Baggins
Welcome I am from nc as well - Frodo Baggins: Hobbit, Wikipedia editor (blackhat999 https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/User:Blackhat999), Linux freak, and hacker extraordinaire. On Wed, May 27, 2015 at 6:15 PM, Raymond Leonard raymond.f.leonard...@gmail.com wrote: Congratulations and welcome!

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Annual Plan for FY 15-16

2015-05-28 Thread Cristian Consonni
2015-05-28 17:38 GMT+02:00 Cristian Consonni kikkocrist...@gmail.com: This. in particular: It would be good if the WMF would *try to set a good example* by following the rules that it sets for others, itself. (as a clarification, I strong agree with Liam, especially in the point above). I

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Annual Plan for FY 15-16

2015-05-28 Thread Dariusz Jemielniak
I think it is safe to say that the FDC had a pretty clear consensus since the very beginning that WMF should lead by example. Also, the FDC's addition to general community feedback is possibly the only practical way to deal with this issue - as the Board receives the plan too late to make major

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Annual Plan for FY 15-16

2015-05-28 Thread Dariusz Jemielniak
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Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Annual Plan for FY 15-16

2015-05-28 Thread Cristian Consonni
2015-05-28 11:42 GMT+02:00 Liam Wyatt liamwy...@gmail.com: The WMF talks about eating your own dog food[2] in terms of engineering, but it would be good if something similar would take place in the annual planning too... Chapters are required to submit their annual plans to a two *month*