[Wikimedia-l] Help us build Toolhub

2018-06-13 Thread James Hare
Hello everyone, sorry for cross-posting. What does your participation on the Wikimedia projects look like? Do you edit articles? Upload files? Patrol vandalism? Translate articles? Translate interface messages? Do you organize people, online or offline? Do you train new editors, or new trainers?

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: Open Call for Working Group members

2018-06-13 Thread Lodewijk
The number of hours (a minimum of 5 hours, each week) is indeed very significant - especially as a minimum per week (which means that the average will more likely end up around 8-12 hours?). I understand that a significant commitment is necessary (an average of 1 as suggested by Pine will unlikely

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Movement Strategy: Open Call for Working Group members

2018-06-13 Thread Pine W
Hi Nicole, Generally I like how the groups are organized. I have a few questions and comments. 1. The Product & Technology working group seems like it has a large scope for a single group. Also, the people who are in that working group will probably want to sync with TechCom and with the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Commons 2017 Picture of the Year competition is now open

2018-06-13 Thread Philip Kopetzky
Thanks Steinplitter! Especially the topic categories are very helpful! :-) On 13 June 2018 at 12:39, Steinsplitter Wiki wrote: > >> Not trying to criticize anyone or anything, but why is this starting so > late in the year? I think it would make more sense to have it as early as > possible. > >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Commons 2017 Picture of the Year competition is now open

2018-06-13 Thread Steinsplitter Wiki
>> Not trying to criticize anyone or anything, but why is this starting so late in the year? I think it would make more sense to have it as early as possible. Thanks for the question. Because lack time by people who are running it, and setting up POTY is quite tricky (generating lists,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Commons 2017 Picture of the Year competition is now open

2018-06-13 Thread Jon Harald Søby
Not trying to criticize anyone or anything, but why is this starting so late in the year? I think it would make more sense to have it as early as possible. 2018-06-12 14:53 GMT+02:00 Steinsplitter Wiki : > Dear Wikimedians, > > We are happy to announce that the 2017 Picture of the Year