Re: [Wikimedia-l] Proposal for a multilingual Wikipedia

2020-05-07 Thread Denny Vrandečić
Thank you so much for your encouraging words, SJ! I am still trying to figure out how to proceed, and it depends on how the proposal is received (so please, take a look and vote!). As I said previously, I also have talked with people at the Foundation to see what can be done to turn this from a

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikitech-l] Wikimedia Meet

2020-05-07 Thread Amir Sarabadani
Hey, Unfortunately, this is the way the authentication of jitsi work and I don't have much control over it, the only thing I can find is enabling "guest access" > If guest access is enabled, unauthenticated users will need to wait until a user authenticates before they can join a room. If guest

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Annoying ads

2020-05-07 Thread Todd Allen
I don't see a particular issue with requesting totally voluntary donations. It's not like we're putting up a paywall, so if someone can't afford it right now, they lose nothing by not donating. It may even be that for some (as per the feedback in the previous email from Nick) that making a small

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Annoying ads

2020-05-07 Thread Nick Wilson (Quiddity)
This has been on our departments' minds for the past few months. Since the beginning of the pandemic, we have been changing our campaign schedules (including shortening the Italian campaign) and steadily revising our messaging. We are closely monitoring reader and donor feedback, responding to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Annoying ads

2020-05-07 Thread Nick Wilson (Quiddity)
My apologies John for my overly basic initial response. I wanted to note that regarding the banner design [1] we’ve definitely heard and taken the feedback on board as a team. Our design team discussed it on Monday and are exploring ways in which we might iterate on this in future tests. We are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Sharing experiences from Wikimedia Sverige's digital AGM

2020-05-07 Thread Rajeeb Dutta
Thanks Eric for the update and sharing with us. Best Regards, Rajeeb Dutta. (U: Marajozkee) (Sent from my iPhone pardon the brevity) > On 07-May-2020, at 2:21 PM, Eric Luth wrote: > > Hi all, > > One and a half week ago, Wikimedia Sverige held its annual meeting. Due to > the circumstances,

[Wikimedia-l] Sharing experiences from Wikimedia Sverige's digital AGM

2020-05-07 Thread Eric Luth
Hi all, One and a half week ago, Wikimedia Sverige held its annual meeting. Due to the circumstances, it was held entirely virtually for the first time. For this occasion – to make sure that everything worked out well and that all members and participants felt safe with the tools we used – we