[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Indonesia Digitization Effort

2016-09-01 Thread Biyanto Rebin
Hello all, We want to share our effort in digitization in this and last year. Our recent effort is doing collaboration with Horison magazine, a prominent literature magazine since 1960. They're enthusiast to share their magazine via Wikimedia Commons and licencing under CC-BY-SA 4.0, since this

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Marketing jobs at the Wikimedia Foundation

2016-09-01 Thread Heather Walls
Hi Gerard and all, This is a great topic, and one we think about often as the Communications team. In the past 2 years in fact, the Communications team has intentionally grown to better support Wikimedia project awareness and usage, including through new hires and approaches. We generally use

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [WikimediaMobile] Mobile site is now lazy loading images

2016-09-01 Thread Jane Darnell
Yes I am talking about the wait, not the data limit. Sometimes people just want the lead paragraph text and don't want to wait for images in the rest of the article. We have lots of very long articles on English Wikipedia, sometimes dotted with images as well. Wikipedians who work on them tend to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [WikimediaMobile] Mobile site is now lazy loading images

2016-09-01 Thread Isarra Yos
On a slow desktop connection, lazy-loading is generally the opposite of what you want - unlike mobile, there's usually no data limit, it just takes awhile getting the data. A common pattern is thus to start a large page loading and then do something else, or just wait for it to finish then.

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Education Newsletter: September 2016

2016-09-01 Thread The Wikimedia Education Newsletter Team
Hello all, We've just published the 3rd quarterly Education Newsletter. This newsletter contains as many as 15 stories of various education programs around the globe. Hope you enjoy reading about the great work our program leaders are doing! On behalf of the Education Newsletter team, Sailesh

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Marketing jobs at the Wikimedia Foundation

2016-09-01 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, I have followed what the WMF does for years and if proper marketing was done, it would be known what the effect is of the information you refer to and there would be an idea on how and why this information is available and what we can achieve with it. Consider, when I write 10 new articles,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Marketing jobs at the Wikimedia Foundation

2016-09-01 Thread Nikola Kalchev
Hi, when you write "we do not inform them how many reads were done for new articles" you don't include all wikis, I hope. In the history section of the articles on Bulgarian Wikipedia [0] there is a link to a pageviews analysis [1] where everyone can see how often the article was read in the last