Re: [Wikimedia-l] Curating YOUR Wikipedia

2018-07-16 Thread James Salsman
Gerard and Alessandro, The taxonomy question is very important. I touched on it in the ethnicity categorization discussion: https://lists.wikimedia.org/pipermail/wikimedia-l/2018-May/090366.html I suggest that both the Enwiki Categories and Wikidata are most deficient from a utilitarian

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Curating YOUR Wikipedia

2018-07-16 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hoi, Thanks for your reply. There is one big issue that you do not address and, it is best explained using a Wikipedia "best practice". The best practice is that a town, a village whatever is known to be in the next level "administrative territorial entities". This is done properly for the first

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Curating YOUR Wikipedia

2018-07-16 Thread Alessandro Marchetti via Wikimedia-l
Hi. You said that you find an area where there is a problem. I found another one too, taxonomy, and in this case I am quite sure it won't be solved for a while even without better diagnostic tools. Yet I am optimistic on the long term. I have also found areas where problems were similar to