FWIW, Foundation staff members have told me more than once that they don't
entirely understand WMF's org chart.
My understanding is that the org chart is missing important pieces like
Also, some users who are not native speakers of English have commented that
the diversity of titles
Thanks for addressing the theme. While looking at the page, I'm having a
hard time getting my head around it though. You seem to ask for 'thoughts'
on a number of issues, but then you only allow a field for 'ideas' (which
sounds like 'solutions' to me). Maybe this is a language issue, but would
Thanks Lodewijk. We didn't mean "ideas" to limit contributions to full
proposals or solutions. It could just be "Random thoughts from Lodewijk" -
it's meant to be very open. You can also start a conversation about
another idea by clicking on it to find its discussion, or take part in an
On behalf of the Affiliations Committee, I am honoured to announce the
recognition of Punjabi Wikimedians  as a Wikimedia User Group.
They are a group of wikimedians who are working together in different
projects related to the Punjabi language and culture. They have already
On Wed, Nov 18, 2015 at 10:21 AM, Pine W wrote:
> FWIW, Foundation staff members have told me more than once that they don't
> entirely understand WMF's org chart.
> My understanding is that the org chart is missing important pieces like
Hi Isarra --
I can clarify the way design is organized at the Foundation; the actual org
page I'll have to leave to someone else.
There are currently designers sitting in the vertical teams, but as the
teams themselves are organized slightly differently, it's hard to
How about a tool to look up in Wiktionary from Wikipedia?
From: Wikimedia-l [mailto:wikimedia-l-boun...@lists.wikimedia.org] On Behalf Of
Sent: Tuesday, 17 November 2015 11:40 PM
To: Wikimedia Mailing List; Toby Negrin
Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l]
Hi Pine, Michal -- Google SEO is a bit of a black art, but we can reach out
and see if there's any specific feedback they can give us.
We are investigating linking to Wiktionary from the Android app and
Discovery may have some plans to integrate in search results. I'll bump
Congratulations all of you for making this possible!
On 11/18/2015 12:08 PM, Nurunnaby Chowdhury (Hasive) wrote:
> Congratulations Panjabi Wikimedians User Group!
> On Wed, Nov 18, 2015 at 12:15 PM, Tito Dutta wrote:
>> That's amazing.
Dear Wikimaniacs, Thank you very much for all the many applications for the
Scholarship committee for Wikimania 2016. We are happy to present the following
committee members: * David Richfield (South Africa, languages: en, af, de-3,
nl-2)* Dsvyas (India, languages: gu, en-4, hi-3)* Eugene Alvin
Thanks a lot everyone for the warm wishes. We are glad to be the first Indic
language user group. More language communities are expected to follow soon.
Thanks Affiliations Committee for this great news
> On 18-Nov-2015, at 12:24 PM,
I periodically use English Wiktionary and am pleased with it as a reader. I
am wondering what it might take to increase our readership of Wiktionaries
in general, perhaps by increasing the prominence of them in Google search
results. Pinging Toby to see if he has any ideas on how to
Peter that would be very useful both the contributors and to readers
On 18 November 2015 at 14:00, Peter Southwood
> How about a tool to look up in Wiktionary from Wikipedia?
> -Original Message-
> From: Wikimedia-l
That's amazing. Congrats Satdeep, Gaurav, Parveer, Gill sir and others. :)
On 18 November 2015 at 02:18, Carlos M. Colina
> Dear all,
> On behalf of the Affiliations Committee, I am honoured to announce the
> recognition of Punjabi Wikimedians  as a Wikimedia
Congratulations Panjabi Wikimedians User Group!
On Wed, Nov 18, 2015 at 12:15 PM, Tito Dutta wrote:
> That's amazing. Congrats Satdeep, Gaurav, Parveer, Gill sir and others. :)
> On 18 November 2015 at 02:18, Carlos M. Colina
Hi Michal -- good to hear from you and wonderful blog post. Congratulations
on the partnership with the Academy of Hebrew Language.
With respect to both cross-linking Wikimedia projects (not just Wiktionary)
and SEO this is in the domain of the Discovery team which reports to Tomasz
Thank you for posting this.I am really hoping a lot of people will
participate. Anti-harassment and child protection is something that we took
on only about a year ago and I am very grateful to see the team pushing
ahead with this. Your work on this is one of the most important new
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