Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimédia France Governance review

2018-07-11 Thread Balázs Viczián
Thank you Asaf. This seems to be a mixture of ppl mgmt and org skills, shifted heavily towards the latter. The last time I was at wmcon was 2014 [1] when this was bearly a topic at all, only touched it here and there a bit, when it was inevitable. Good to see the progress on this. Hi Mike,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimédia France Governance review

2018-07-11 Thread Michael Peel
Nominally, the WMF is going to be the next Wikimedia organisation to do a governance review, as per: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Grants:APG/FDC_recommendations/2015-2016_round_2#Wikimedia_Foundation https://wikimediafoundation.org/wiki/Minutes/2017-11-17,18,19#Governance_Review Thanks, Mike

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cheat sheets visual editing on Wikipedia

2018-07-11 Thread Strainu
There are a bunch of such cheatsheets around, I did one myself based on the old Editing Wikipedia brochure, but what Arne has managed is to somehow put the image (screenshot) in the spotlight in a way much better than anything I've seen before. Having a svg version will ease the translation

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cheat sheets visual editing on Wikipedia

2018-07-11 Thread Nick Wilson (Quiddity)
Traditionally, the centralized spot is at https://outreach.wikimedia.org/wiki/Bookshelf I've added an item for that, to the Wikimedia Resource Center. On Wed, Jul 11, 2018 at 2:31 AM Cornelius Kibelka < cornelius.kibe...@wikimedia.de> wrote: > Sure, I / we are happy to add this (and other)

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Research Showcase July 11, 2018 (11:30 AM PDT| 18:30 UTC)

2018-07-11 Thread Sarah R
Hi Folks, Just a reminder this is happening today! Hope to see you there! On Fri, Jul 6, 2018 at 10:30 AM Sarah R wrote: > Hi Everyone, > > The next Wikimedia Research Showcase will be live-streamed Wednesday, > July 11, 2018 at 11:30 AM (PDT) 18:30 UTC. > > YouTube stream:

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Executive Director's Letter to Donors

2018-07-11 Thread Leinonen Teemu
> On Sat, Jul 7, 2018 at 6:37 AM, Gerard Meijssen > wrote: > >> We just won a major victory in our battle to keep the internet free [...] Our >> established positions are >> against corporate interests. > > When the Guardian reported[1] on the recent European copyright campaign, as > supported

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Executive Director's Letter to Donors

2018-07-11 Thread Andreas Kolbe
On Sat, Jul 7, 2018 at 6:37 AM, Gerard Meijssen wrote: > We just won a major victory in our battle to keep the internet free [...] Our > established positions are > against corporate interests. When the Guardian reported[1] on the recent European copyright campaign, as supported by Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cheat sheets visual editing on Wikipedia

2018-07-11 Thread Cornelius Kibelka
Sure, I / we are happy to add this (and other) material somewhere. I couldn't find the best spot in the Wikimedia Resource Center (somewhere here https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Resource_Center/For_program_coordinators ?), so I'm happy to get any pointers. Cheers Cornelius On Wed, 11

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cheat sheets visual editing on Wikipedia

2018-07-11 Thread Delphine Dallison
It would be great to get all these cheat sheets gathered up in a meta page on Wikimedia Resources so we can do a concerted effort to get them translated into as many languages as possible and so we don't keep on reinventing the wheel. I think both Arne's cheat sheets and the Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cheat sheets visual editing on Wikipedia

2018-07-11 Thread Cornelius Kibelka
Hey all, not meant to be competing with Arne ;) , but if you're looking for another design: Wikimedia Deutschland has created similar "cheat sheets", just with another, a bit funnier style: * https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wikipedia_Spickzettel_Artikel_f%C3%BCr_Wikipedia_schreiben.pdf

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Cheat sheets visual editing on Wikipedia

2018-07-11 Thread Arne Wossink
@Strainu: once the English translations are available, you could translate those into Romanian, and I could help you with formatting them. As long as the texts are as long as the English ones (or shorter), that shouldn't be too hard. Since there's one available in English already, you could start