[Wikimedia-l] Re: Join the new Movement Strategy Forum community review

2022-06-12 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi, First: I am a big fan of having 'one front door' for people that are trying to find answers to questions they do not know where to ask (last year's movement communications insights on this ). I think a forum,

[Wikimedia-l] Re: The sound logo contest proposal

2022-05-25 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Thank you for organizing this Mehrdad! A sound logo may be one of the solutions to the need to know where information comes from: we should *not* be invisible (or 'inaudible'?) now that our information is not only read but also heard through sound devices. The issue of (in)visibility was also

[Wikimedia-l] Re: Collection / Special:Book usage

2022-05-02 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi, Realising I am late to this exchange, but I just wanted to share that I used this tool 2 years ago: I (as a volunteer of WMNL) printed the Wikipedia article about the Dutch city of Hengelo through PediaPress, to celebrate the anniversary of collaboration with the library in the town. They had

[Wikimedia-l] Re: Foundation org chart

2021-07-10 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
structure must be organised around > them. We are here to build an encyclopaedia. > > > > > > > On Jul 7, 2021, at 12:59 AM, Željko Blaće wrote: > > On Tuesday, July 6, 2021, Ciell Wikipedia > wrote: > >> Thank you Bill, I always find organisation charts v

[Wikimedia-l] Re: Foundation org chart

2021-07-06 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Thank you Bill, I always find organisation charts very much enlightening, and have been missing something like it for the WMF for some time now. I think all the departments of the WMF-side are equal, right? For instance, legal has no higher 'status' then fundraising or research: employees are

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Join “CEE Spring” on Wikipedia to help discover Ukraine to the world

2021-05-08 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi Yaroslav, Is there a (online) source for the new administrative divisions we can base our edits on? I'm sure several people across different languages on this list would like to help out with the updates. Vriendelijke groet, Ciell Op vr 7 mei 2021 om 17:38 schreef Yaroslav Blanter : > Not

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community events office hours: February 11

2021-02-10 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
That was actually Karma punishing me through Rachel for calling Leila ''Lea'' on this same mailing list last Monday.  No worries. Vriendelijke groet, Ciell Op wo 10 feb. 2021 om 19:51 schreef Ad Huikeshoven : > Hi Rachel > > Ciell is spelled Ciell and not Ceill. Just saying. I have snother >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Final report on the Techstorm 2019

2021-02-09 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
is something I can do to support you, please reach out. > > Best, > Leila > > > [1] https://wikiworkshop.org/ > > -- > Leila Zia > Head of Research > Wikimedia Foundation > > On Mon, Feb 8, 2021 at 7:56 AM Ciell Wikipedia > wrote: > > > > Hi all

[Wikimedia-l] Final report on the Techstorm 2019

2021-02-08 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi all, It gives me great pleasure to (finally) share with you the evaluation report of the *Techstorm* 2019*. Though the Techstorm was organized in November 2019, other priorities came to play for the organisational team due to the global pandemic, but over the past festive season and after, we

Re: [Wikimedia-l] NEW Instructional website for Arabic WP editors and writers!‏

2020-10-14 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
I absolutely love the very clear accessibility options-fold out on the left! This should serve as an example for our other websites.  Vriendelijke groet, Ciell Op wo 14 okt. 2020 om 18:01 schreef Rajeeb : > Hello Michal, > > Hope my mail finds you in the best of health and spirit. Thanks for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Universal Code of Conduct Drafting Committee - Call for participation

2020-07-31 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
sh Wikipedia in particular. > > Todd > > On Fri, Jul 31, 2020 at 11:08 AM Ciell Wikipedia < > ciell.wikipe...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > > Hi, > > > > Since this is about a Universal Code of Conduct, please do not focus this > > thread on the English language

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Universal Code of Conduct Drafting Committee - Call for participation

2020-07-31 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi, Since this is about a Universal Code of Conduct, please do not focus this thread on the English language Wikipedia alone. Ciell Op vr 31 jul. 2020 18:25 schreef Aron Manning : > As firmly endorsed by 41 community members (out of thousands) in the ToU > for WMF > < >

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Operation and oversight of OTRS system

2020-07-09 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
I agree with Tomek here. And let me emphasize that not all OTRS admins have access to all queues: in fact, I think only the admins do. OTRS is a very fast system with queues per project and again per language, and access is given per queue. A queue is mostly created per Wikimedia project and

Re: [Wikimedia-l] June 4 1800 Maggie Dennis office hour (with a twist)

2020-06-05 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi Pine, 1) For me, as non-native speaker, it really helps to see someone speak while I am hearing them. I applaud Maggie for doing this on screen. There is no need for recording, but the streaming really adds to my understanding of what is being said. 2) Though I realise that it may be a case

Re: [Wikimedia-l] June 4 1800 Maggie Dennis office hour (with a twist)

2020-05-29 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
This will be very interesting, thank you Maggie. (To check your local time for this office hour: click here ) Vriendelijke groet, Ciell Op do 28 mei 2020 om 14:03 schreef

[Wikimedia-l] How the Dutch language WP handles COVID-19 (just some inspiration for other small communities)

2020-03-19 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi! I read about the beautiful COVID-19 Wikiproject here on wikimedia-l, and through Twitter, about the Italian, German en English Wikipedia giving the relevant articles on COVID-19 their own box on the front page, to inform readers looking for information. We discussed this

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2020 Wikimania Scholarships now open

2020-02-26 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
l is dropping and there will be incentives to encourage people to > travel. Anyone making bookings I recommend you obtain insurance that > covers you for all eventualities especially scenarios related to the virus. > > Community safety is at the absolute forefront of our plans and concern

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2020 Wikimania Scholarships now open

2020-02-26 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi Gnangarra, With the Corona virus spreading rapidly around the world: can you tell me (us) something about the scenario for Wikimania when the virus would still be heavily active in August? People might want to wait a bit longer before applying, or maybe want to know more about cancelling their

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wiki Cemeteries User Group

2020-02-18 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
What?? There are more Wikipedians with this craaazy fascination for cemeteries and burial ceremonies??  Congratulations on your recognition as a UG, and I'll surely be in touch. Best, Ciell Op di 18 feb. 2020 02:28 schreef Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight < rosiestep.w...@gmail.com>: > Hi

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Recognition of the Wikimedia User Group of Aotearoa New Zealand

2020-02-18 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
This is super! Congratulations to all involved, and I hope you'll be able to expand your activities towards your goal in becoming one of our new chapters. Toitoitoi! Kia Ora, Ciell Op di 18 feb. 2020 02:28 schreef Rosie Stephenson-Goodknight < rosiestep.w...@gmail.com>: > Hi everyone! > > > >

[Wikimedia-l] Wiki Techstorm 2019: live on YouTube

2019-11-20 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi everyone, Last year the gender gap working group of Wikimedia Netherlands organized the Women Tech Storm (May 2018) and the first Wiki Techstorm (October 2018). The Techstorm is a very diverse conference, open and inviting to everyone. Our main aim is increasing diversity within the broader

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Trust & Safety (was: New board for...)

2019-06-18 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hi Lodewijk, You say: *"My main takeaway from this discussion would be that it's good if there is a neutral review option for actions by the T team (or the WMF in general), such as an ombudsperson."* I think this is a very good idea, last Saturday we talked about an internal audit for this,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New board for Wikimedia Belgium + evaluation behaviour WMF

2019-06-17 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
Hello Caroline, I'm very sorry for what happened back in Capetown and that today you are reminded of this again through a public mailing list, where the story is starting to lead it's own life. I can only imagine that you felt the need to correct this misinterpretation of what happened to you. I

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

2018-07-12 Thread Ciell Wikipedia
I've asked to Dutch Wikipedians to translate the sheets into English. I hope they have the time today or tomorrow, so we can have them ready for Wikimania. Kind regards, Ciell Op do 12 jul. 2018 00:49 schreef Strainu : > There are a bunch of such cheatsheets around, I did one myself based on