Re: [Wikimedia-l] Apple Pay donations

2016-11-16 Thread rupert THURNER
Ah, I saw https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Apple_Pay now, which says it takes a part of the credit card fees, 0.15 % in the US. Lower in the European Union as fees for credit cards must be lower than 0.3 %. This would mean a normal credit card payment fee applies, isn't it? Rupert On Nov 16,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Apple Pay donations

2016-11-16 Thread Kevin Payravi
Hi Rupert, The 30% you're referring to is the cut Apple takes for in-app purchases. Apple Pay is a different platform; neither consumer, merchant, or in this case, donor and receiver, are charged a fee. Kevin Payravi W: www.kevinpayravi.com E: kevinpayr...@gmail.com P: (330) 554 - 3397 On Wed,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Apple Pay donations

2016-11-15 Thread Tilman Bayer
On Tue, Nov 15, 2016 at 4:06 AM, Antoine Musso wrote: > On 15/11/16 02:12, Steven Walling wrote: > >> >> Given that payments on mobile are such a huge headache and >> declining desktop traffic to Wikimedia properties, it might be an >> interesting pilot to explore

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Apple Pay donations

2016-11-15 Thread Steven Walling
Thanks Lisa! On Tue, Nov 15, 2016 at 7:57 AM Lisa Gruwell wrote: > Hi Steven- > > Yes, we are excited about Apple Pay's new ability to accept donations. It > is on our product roadmap, but we are not certain yet when we will be > rolling it out. > > And thanks, Amir, for

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Apple Pay donations

2016-11-15 Thread Antoine Musso
On 15/11/16 02:12, Steven Walling wrote: Given that payments on mobile are such a huge headache and declining desktop traffic to Wikimedia properties, it might be an interesting pilot to explore nonetheless. Hello, Going out of topic sorry. Regarding mobile and desktop traffic declining,

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Apple Pay donations

2016-11-14 Thread Amir Ladsgroup
One rather unrelated thing: if you buy from smile.amazon.com, Amazon donates 0.5% of your purchase to a non-profit foundations of your choice. WMF is there and I chose it as mine. Maybe we can lobby and ask them to put it on top of the suggestions. Best On Tue, Nov 15, 2016 at 4:42 AM Steven

[Wikimedia-l] Apple Pay donations

2016-11-14 Thread Steven Walling
Hey all, Today Apple announced a bunch of 501(c)3 partners which now can use Apple Pay to make instant donations. Announcement at: http://www.apple.com/newsroom/2016/11/a-touch-of-giving-with-apple-pay.html Does WMF fundraising have plans to integrate with Apple Pay, especially on mobile