Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2020 Community Spotlight Survey

2020-06-17 Thread Wiegand Alice
Thanks Chris, and of course I understand that. Retaining contact information is totally fine as long as you need it to do what you want do do. The question is how long you have to retain it. Here you are going to retain it indefinitely, even if there won’t be any contact at all with regards to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2020 Community Spotlight Survey

2020-06-15 Thread Chris Koerner
Hi Alice, I'm sorry I didn't reply to your question sooner. We retain the contract information so we can reach out if we have more clarifying questions. The survey didn't properly indicate this, but those fields are optional. You can submit a nomination without filling out those fields, but we may

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2020 Community Spotlight Survey

2020-06-04 Thread Tito Dutta
Hello, Good initiative. I'd like to share a couple of India-related stories I can think of and will get back with that (or I'll email you in person, if that works, kindly let me know). Thanks for planning this. A side-comment: It does not look good if links, specially the privacy policy link

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2020 Community Spotlight Survey

2020-06-04 Thread Wiegand Alice
Hi Chris, this is a great initiative and I would love to nominate at least 2 projects to spread their energy and motivation as well as to acknowledge their work. However, as a European with some attentiveness for data reduction and data economy I wonder why you have to retain contact

Re: [Wikimedia-l] 2020 Community Spotlight Survey

2020-05-31 Thread Gerard Meijssen
Hey Chris, The most inspiring thing, what will have a huge effect on our community happened in the last week or so. It started with a proof of concept by Hay Kranen [1]. It works and it brought search to Commons. Multi lingual search to Commons. In the example you search for a "kamsalamander" in

[Wikimedia-l] 2020 Community Spotlight Survey

2020-05-30 Thread Chris Koerner
Hello Wikimedians around the world In these difficult times many of us miss the chance to connect in person with other Wikimedians. We miss the events and meetings where we could learn from and about each other. So we thought to use this time to learn from each other more about the great people