Re: [Wikimedia-l] Our need of OA research – materials?

2020-11-24 Thread Johan Jönsson
g? Or an interview > with them for something you are writing? If you let me know what you hope > for your end result to look like, I can better provide you with context and > contacts. :) > > I hope you are well. > > Best, > > Jackie K. > > > On Nov 24, 2020, at 10

[Wikimedia-l] Our need of OA research – materials?

2020-11-24 Thread Johan Jönsson
”) and so on – anything to not have to reinvent the wheel. Have you put together anything explaining this from a Wikimedia perspective? (The Wikipedia Library has "why we need access to research", which is useful, but not exactly the same thing.) //Johan Jönsson (in his voluntee

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikitech-l] Community Tech: New Format for 2020 Wishlist Survey

2019-10-05 Thread Johan Jönsson
tly accepted wishes in any language. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.w

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikimediaindia-l] Tamil Wikipedia elects 10 sysops at a time

2019-04-26 Thread Johan Jönsson
not to. That's not to say it couldn't work for the larger wikis with some adaptions (I simply don't have an opinion either way), but I'm not confidently going to tell English Wikipedia this is the solution to the RfA problem. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fwd: [Wikimediaindia-l] Tamil Wikipedia elects 10 sysops at a time

2019-04-25 Thread Johan Jönsson
Yes, we – Swedish Wikipedia – have had similar experiences with annual reelections (since 2006) helping us both to keep the bar at a reasonable level and to have a de-sysoping process that doesn't cause of strife and rifts in the community. Works well for us. //Johan Jönsson -- Den fre 26 apr

Re: [Wikimedia-l] The annual Community Wishlist Survey now open for proposals

2018-11-22 Thread Johan Jönsson
On Tue, Oct 30, 2018 at 12:35 PM Johan Jönsson wrote: > > Hey everyone, > > The Community Wishlist Survey is now open, and you can post proposals > for projects that you would like the Wikimedia Foundation's Community > Tech team to work on: > > https:/

[Wikimedia-l] The annual Community Wishlist Survey now open for proposals

2018-10-30 Thread Johan Jönsson
it, find that something isn't feasible, they need to explain why to the community. The Wishlist can also be used by volunteer developers and other teams, who want to find projects to work on that the community really wants. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia

[Wikimedia-l] Server switch 2018: No editing for a short while on October 10

2018-10-04 Thread Johan Jönsson
News, posted on Village Pumps etc, but please help spread this in your communities, especially with regards to editathons etc. You'll find more information here: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Tech/Server_switch_2018 //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] fallout from 2018 Wikimedian of the Year announcement

2018-08-28 Thread Johan Jönsson
Farkhad, It's fantastic to see what you're doing with this. Thank you. //Johan Jönsson -- On Tue, Aug 28, 2018 at 2:09 PM, Фархад Фаткуллин / Farkhad Fatkullin < f...@yandex.com> wrote: > Dear colleagues, > > Since yesterday all subdomains hosted @ http://tatarstan.ru/ (inclu

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcing launch of Santali Language Wikipedia

2018-08-08 Thread Johan Jönsson
On Wed, Aug 8, 2018 at 4:48 PM, Ali Haidar Khan wrote: > Dear All, > > We are very pleased to announce the launch of Santali Language Wikipedia ( > https://sat.wikipedia.org). Lovely to see. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Stewards elected

2018-02-28 Thread Johan Jönsson
) >5. There'sNoTime <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:There%27sNoTime> > ( >talk <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User_talk:There%27sNoTime> · >contribs ><https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:Contributions/There%27sNoTime > &g

Re: [Wikimedia-l] You can now vote in the Community Wishlist Survey

2017-12-10 Thread Johan Jönsson
On Tue, Nov 28, 2017 at 7:01 AM, Johan Jönsson <jjons...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Hey everyone, > > The voting phase of the 2017 Community Wishlist Survey has now started. Read > the proposals and support the ones you want to support to make the wikis > better: > https:/

[Wikimedia-l] You can now vote in the Community Wishlist Survey

2017-11-27 Thread Johan Jönsson
://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Newsletter:The_Community_Tech_Newsletter //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikitech-l] 2017 Community Wishlist Survey starts today!

2017-11-17 Thread Johan Jönsson
on. (: Click on the individual categories to post a proposal. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages

[Wikimedia-l] Wikipedia: The Text Adventure

2017-06-30 Thread Johan Jönsson
http://kevan.org/wikitext/ Nice concept. //Johan Jönsson -- http://wikipediabloggen.se ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages

[Wikimedia-l] Wikimediapriset 2017

2017-05-09 Thread Johan Jönsson
, and everyone who can read Swedish, are lucky this is what he decided to spend his time on. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia

[Wikimedia-l] Danish Wikipedia turns 15

2017-02-01 Thread Johan Jönsson
://da.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Presse_2017 //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] Positions open for strategy coordinator contractors.

2017-01-31 Thread Johan Jönsson
ch norska" (2005): https://lucris.lub.lu.se/ws/files/5905032/625654.pdf) //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubs

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wikimedia Announcements] [PRESS RELEASE] Wikimedia Foundation receives $500, 000 from the Craig Newmark Foundation and craigslist Charitable Fund to support a healthy and inclusive

2017-01-27 Thread Johan Jönsson
take a look at the grant proposal (also linked to from https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Community_health_initiative) here: https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/d/df/Wikimedia_Foundation_grant_proposal_-_Anti-Harassment_Tools_For_Wikimedia_Projects_-_2017.pdf Pages 6–14 should be re

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Congratulation, Hebrew Wikipedia

2017-01-04 Thread Johan Jönsson
. > Nice work, everyone on Hebrew Wikipedia, both article-wise now and for the future, getting more people active. (: //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Voting's open on 2016 Community Wishlist Survey

2016-11-28 Thread Johan Jönsson
to spread the word, that's much appreciated. //Johan Jönsson -- On Mon, Nov 28, 2016 at 7:59 PM, Danny Horn <dh...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Hi everyone, > > The voting has started on the 2016 Community Wishlist Survey, and all > Wikimedia contributors are invited to come and vo

[Wikimedia-l] If your wiki wants numerical sorting in categories

2016-09-22 Thread Johan Jönsson
to the discussion: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User_talk:DannyH_(WMF) [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/2015_Community_Wishlist_Survey [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Community_Tech [3] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Community_Tech/Numerical_sorting_in_categories Regards, //Johan Jönsson

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How to communicate compassionately with non-native English speakers

2016-07-07 Thread Johan Jönsson
yes, keeping the idioms of your native language out of your English is one of the more challenging communication aspects for non-native speakers, something we always have to be aware of. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guideline

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Status update about editing software, June 2016

2016-06-25 Thread Johan Jönsson
e this was interesting! > > Links > > [0] — > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia_Foundation_Annual_Plan/2016-2017/revised#Program_4:_Maintain_and_improve_content_creation_and_editing_tools > > > [1] — https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Roadmap > > [2] — &

Re: [Wikimedia-l] WMF Board of Trustees appointments and officer positions

2016-06-23 Thread Johan Jönsson
Thank you both, Patricio and Alice. //Johan Jönsson -- Den 23 juni 2016 6:02 em skrev "Patricio Lorente" < patricio.lore...@gmail.com>: Hello everyone, I am happy to share that as of today, Christophe Henner and Nataliia Tymkiv have formally joined the Board of Trustees as

[Wikimedia-l] Community Wishlist Survey: Status report #2

2016-05-31 Thread Johan Jönsson
as we go along. Thanks, //Johan Jönsson User:Johan (WMF) -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community Tech survey on watchlist use

2016-05-23 Thread Johan Jönsson
le took part.[1] A clarification: the cross-wiki watchlist is not supposed to replace the existing watchlist. We're building it so that users who like it and are active on several wikis can use it instead, but only if they choose to. //Johan Jönsson -- ___

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Community Tech survey on watchlist use

2016-05-20 Thread Johan Jönsson
.org/wiki/Community_Tech/Cross-wiki_watchlist#Survey_results If you're interested, there are also some very early and rough wireframes available on the project page: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Community_Tech/Cross-wiki_watchlist#Current_work.2C_f

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What New Thing is WMF Doing w. Cookies, & Why is Legal Involved?

2016-05-02 Thread Johan Jönsson
imedia.org/2016/03/30/unique-devices-dataset/ (I also try to include changes in how we measure traffic in Tech News <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Tech/News>, from which most of the stuff above have been linked.) //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Sweden loses copyright suit

2016-04-06 Thread Johan Jönsson
images in this >> particular case are or can be used commercially or not. See paragraphs >> 21 and 23. >> >> //Johan Jönsson >> -- >> > > Note that "not insignificant" = significant. The decision points exactly > that the commercial

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Sweden loses copyright suit

2016-04-06 Thread Johan Jönsson
ecision specifically and repeatedly states that the commercial aspect is irrelevant, as such a database "typically has a not insignificant commercial value" – whether the images in this particular case are or can be used commerciall

Re: [Wikimedia-l] [Wmfall] Wikimedia Foundation executive transition update

2016-03-10 Thread Johan Jönsson
during this period of transition. Excellent choice. And thank you for accepting, Katherine. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l@lists

[Wikimedia-l] Dead links/Wayback Machine bots?

2016-02-09 Thread Johan Jönsson
, Spanish and Italian Wikipedias. If you know of any others, I'd be grateful if you'd let me know. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimedia-l

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Proposal for New Project - Wikilore

2016-01-18 Thread Johan Jönsson
kimedians. Wouldn't that require the creation of a fair number of Wikisources that would probably never have a decent chance of getting a community? //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mail

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Monetizing Wikimedia APIs

2016-01-16 Thread Johan Jönsson
it comes to presenting the information in a less cluttered way, which makes it easier to read and the experience more enjoyable. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikisonnets!

2016-01-16 Thread Johan Jönsson
rps. A copy of the interview can still declare her abdication in the great connection with civilian life, a skill became a part of Chattanooga State. The status as a student union will be nominated for deletion still. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedi

Re: [Wikimedia-l] What's cool?

2015-06-10 Thread Johan Jönsson
As of writing, Danish Wikipedia is now 32 articles from reaching 200,000. It's midnight in Denmark now, so it will at some point tomorrow, CET. //Johan Jönsson -- 2015-06-04 14:41 GMT-07:00 phoebe ayers phoebe.w...@gmail.com: I need a break from thinking about things going wrong. And so per

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Results of 2015 WMF Board elections

2015-06-05 Thread Johan Jönsson
Congratulations, Dariusz, James and Denny! And thanks, of course, to María, Phoebe and SJ for the time they've served on behalf of the community, as well as to all the other candidates, who were prepared to serve, and to the elections committee. //Johan Jönsson -- 2015-06-06 1:14 GMT+02:00

Re: [Wikimedia-l] While Election committee counts the votes...

2015-05-31 Thread Johan Jönsson
the difference says far more about the amount of effort spent getting the word out about the election, than about how much the movement cares about it compared to previous elections. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] A transition and a new chapter.

2015-04-13 Thread Johan Jönsson
Thank you, Erik, for the time and effort you've spent on the Wikimedia projects (and will continue spending, I hope, in some capacity). Best of luck in your future endeavours. //Johan Jönsson -- 2015-04-13 20:12 GMT+02:00 Erik Moeller e...@wikimedia.org: Hi all -- As Lila noted, since

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement: WMF to file suit against the NSA

2015-03-10 Thread Johan Jönsson
. But it would at least take some sort of effort, and wouldn't be perfect. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Announcement: WMF to file suit against the NSA

2015-03-10 Thread Johan Jönsson
mentioned organizations are either largely uncontroversial and seen in a positive light (Amnesty, PEN, HRW) or unknown, but will it affect how the WMF is seen in the US? //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Damon Sicore joins WMF as Vice President of Engineering

2014-09-29 Thread Johan Jönsson
Welcome Damon. Nice to have you with us. //Johan Jönsson -- http://wikipediabloggen.se måndag 29 september 2014 skrev Lila Tretikov l...@wikimedia.org: Dear all, We are excited to announce that the Wikimedia Foundation now has a Vice President of Engineering. Damon Sicore will be filling

Re: [Wikimedia-l] How many volunteers (not editors) does the movement have????

2014-06-22 Thread Johan Jönsson
not a volunteer position for Wikimedia Foundation, since the chapters are independent and sometimes do stuff that's not related to the Wikimedia movement) is listed, but Swedish-language Wikipedia has a volunteer press contact of its own, who isn't. //Johan Jönsson -- http://wikipediabloggen.se

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Thank you!

2014-05-03 Thread Johan Jönsson
to help bring me on-board. To all of you for your warm welcome. And my deepest thanks to the Wikimedia Foundation Board of Trustees for giving me this extraordinary opportunity. Welcome! Hope you'll enjoy the ride. //Johan Jönsson -- http://www.wikipediabloggen.se

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Fuck the community, who cares

2014-04-07 Thread Johan Jönsson
, of course. But we don't need a great debate based on one (out-of-context) quote from one anonymous person. //Johan Jönsson -- http://wikipediabloggen.se ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Rules of engagement for companies in Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Danish?

2013-10-22 Thread Johan Jönsson
. //Johan Jönsson -- ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Rules of engagement for companies in Swedish, Norwegian, Finnish, Danish?

2013-10-21 Thread Johan Jönsson
their own names or under company names Their own names (or pseudonyms). We discourage company names as user names. //Johan Jönsson -- http://vetsaga.se ___ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimedia-l@lists.wikimedia.org Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Swedish Wikipedia reach 1 million (with support of bots)

2013-06-16 Thread Johan Jönsson
wouldn't have been created otherwise. These articles have very few readers. Why on Earth would this discourage us? Our main problem is that browsing Swedish Wikipedia using the random article button isn't as fun as it used to be. That's probably fixable. //Johan Jönsson

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Is there an agreement between GoldenMap and the Wikipedia for the use of Wikipedia content?

2012-08-03 Thread Johan Jönsson
. And some text, if it has been made available under CC-BY-SA somewhere else and later incorporated into Wikipedia, might not even be written by Wikipedians. If it's not properly licensed and attributed, you'd have had to ask every single (major) contributor to agree privately. //Johan Jönsson

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Study: Nobody cares about your copyright

2012-05-21 Thread Johan Jönsson
wait a bit? I suggest we start contemplating it, however. I find it unlikely you would find broad support for a 14-year term even among the users of Swedish-language Wikipedia. //Johan Jönsson -- http://johanjonsson.ne/wikipedia ___ Wikimedia-l mailing