Re: [Wikimedia-l] What's making you happy this week? (Week of 18 February 2018)

2018-02-22 Thread Lionel Allorge
Hi, What is making me happy this week is the start of the 3D models uploads in Commons: https://blog.wikimedia.org/2018/02/20/three-dimensional-models/ Regards. -- Lionel Allorge Wikimedia France : http://wikimedia.fr « People who say "I have nothing to hide" misunderstand the purpose of

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Bangladesh celebrated International Mother Language Day in a different way!

2018-02-22 Thread Nahid Sultan
Hi all, Every year since 2007 we celebrate International Mother Language Day by standing in a public place with banners asking passersby to contribute to the Bangla Wikipedia and other Wikimedia projects. This year, we hosted the gathering in 6 different cities of Bangladesh. Details:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Structured Data on Commons feedback - What gets stored where (Ontology)

2018-02-22 Thread Keegan Peterzell
Hello, On Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 4:34 PM, Keegan Peterzell wrote: > Greetings, > > There is a new feedback request up on Wikimedia Commons regarding > Structured Data on Commons. The topic is a very important discussion: > between wikitext-in-Mediawiki, Wikibase on

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Invitation to the Wikimedia Foundation February 2018 Metrics & Activities Meeting: Thursday, February 22, 19:00 UTC

2018-02-22 Thread Lena Traer
REMINDER: This meeting starts in 30 minutes. Meeting agenda: * Welcome! * Movement update * WikiCite * Meeting goes Meta * Strategy update * Questions and discussion * Wikilove On Thu, Feb 15, 2018 at 4:00 PM, Lena Traer wrote: > Hello everyone, > > The next Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Starting School Activity: Possible Support and Tips

2018-02-22 Thread Alessandro Marchetti via Wikimedia-l
Do you need some contacts of local expert wikimedians too? It's a mail from Singapore, right? I can show you how to contact them on their user talk pages if you are a total newbie. Some of them you can find listed https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Wikipedians_in_Singapore

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Starting School Activity: Possible Support and Tips

2018-02-22 Thread Srishti Sethi
Hello Zubin, Glad to hear your interest in starting an activity around Wikimedia projects at your high school! We recommend developers looking to contribute code to our projects to start with following our New Developers guide [1]. This guide contains information on how to choose a project, list