Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Inc. working with Go Fish Digital, a company that whitewashes Wikipedia

2018-08-08 Thread Andy Mabbett
"On Thu, 9 Aug 2018 at 00:55, MZMcBride wrote: > It appears that Go Fish Digital has whitewashed its own site, removing > "Wikipedia" from its list of "primary platforms that define your online > reputation" at . But still, on:

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

2018-08-08 Thread Bodhisattwa Mandal
Congratulations Santali community. Thanks to Wikimedia Bangladesh and Odia Wikimedians User Group for the all the support. West Bengal Wikimedians User Group will be happy to work together in future to grow Santali Wikimedia community in the state of West Bengal. Looking forward, Bodhisattwa On

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Inc. working with Go Fish Digital, a company that whitewashes Wikipedia

2018-08-08 Thread MZMcBride
Gregory Varnum wrote: >The Wikimedia Foundation entered into a short-term contract with Go Fish >Digital to conduct a search engine optimization (SEO) audit on Wikipedia. >They were contracted to provide information needed by the Audiences >department to improve how our sites communicate with

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Inc. working with Go Fish Digital, a company that whitewashes Wikipedia

2018-08-08 Thread James Heilman
Commenting in my personal capacity, on English Wikipedia we have this community curated list off paid editing companies https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:PAIDLIST Not sure if the foundation keeps an internal list. Some of the companies regularly change the names they are operating under.

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

2018-08-08 Thread Yohann Thomas
This is amazing news Haidar.. Congratulations to the Santali language community.. :) Is there a mailing list for the community?? I need to add it to the WMIN site, in the section of the Indic language wiki projects.. http://wiki.wikimedia.in/List_of_Indian_language_wiki_projects Regards, Yohann

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Social: non-profit social networking service ?

2018-08-08 Thread mathieu lovato stumpf guntz
Hello, Following a discussion on a Wikisource Telegram group, I searched a bit about mastodon and Wikimedia, and I found back this current thread[1] as well as the following - https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T198363   - pointing to

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikimedia Foundation Inc. working with Go Fish Digital, a company that whitewashes Wikipedia

2018-08-08 Thread effe iets anders
Thanks for sharing, Greg. As it proves to be quite hard to filter out this kind of companies, it must be even harder for affiliates that don't have the WMF infrastructure at hand. I can imagine there exists some kind of 'blacklist' of companies that the WMF doesn't want to work with for this kind

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!

2018-08-08 Thread Peter Coombe
On Fri, 3 Aug 2018 at 21:45, Saint Johann wrote: > > — Donation information website features multilingual text, but it’s > designed in such a way that most of people won’t know how to use it. > (https://donate.wikimedia.org/wiki/Problems_donating) > > Thank you for this feedback. You're not the

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!

2018-08-08 Thread Peter Coombe
Hi Lodewijk, I'm not sure exactly what, if any, other sites this new privacy policy might cover. However I can confirm that the WMF fundraising infrastructure remains under the existing Donor Privacy Policy: https://foundation.wikimedia.org/wiki/Donor_privacy_policy/en Thanks, Peter -- Peter

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!

2018-08-08 Thread Shabab Mustafa
I had to turn off my anti-tracking extension to see this site properly. What kind of visitor tracking are we using in this site? And if someone is not willing to be tracked, this site should load fully without breaking the styling. --- Shabab Mustafa T. @tarunno S. shabab.mustafa W.

[Wikimedia-l] Announcing launch of Santali Language Wikipedia

2018-08-08 Thread Ali Haidar Khan
Dear All, We are very pleased to announce the launch of Santali Language Wikipedia ( https://sat.wikipedia.org). The site has been launched on August 2, 2018 and, after the import of pages from Wikimedia Incubator and some maintenance work, it’s now open for all. Santali Language’s own alphabet,

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

2018-08-08 Thread Amir E. Aharoni
This is a wonderful achievement. Shows that dedication and organization can take you far. Good luck in continuing and developing it further! בתאריך יום ד׳, 8 באוג׳ 2018, 17:49, מאת Ali Haidar Khan ‏< tonmoy...@gmail.com>: > Dear All, > > We are very pleased to announce the launch of Santali

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!

2018-08-08 Thread attolippip
It also does not seem to work correctly on mobile (android): https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:WMFnewsiteonandroidmobile.png Best regards, antanana On Wed, Aug 8, 2018, 17:47 Andy Mabbett wrote: > On 8 August 2018 at 15:23, Shabab Mustafa > wrote: > > > I had to turn off my

Re: [Wikimedia-l] New Wikimedia Foundation has soft launched!

2018-08-08 Thread Andy Mabbett
On 8 August 2018 at 15:23, Shabab Mustafa wrote: > I had to turn off my anti-tracking extension to see this site properly. This is how it appears for me, in Firefox (current version) with AdBlockPlus enabled:

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

2018-08-08 Thread Subhashish Panigrahi
Thank you Haidar for sharing in details about the amazing support that Wikimedia Bangladesh has provided to the community there. Kudos to the Santali community for this achievement and all the best for their activities. And Odia Wikimedians User Group will continue to work with them more in the

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

2018-08-08 Thread Jean-Philippe Béland
Congratulations and thank you for sharing your experience! JP User:Amqui On Wed, Aug 8, 2018 at 12:34 PM, Subhashish Panigrahi wrote: > Thank you Haidar for sharing in details about the amazing support that > Wikimedia Bangladesh has provided to the community there. Kudos to the > Santali

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

2018-08-08 Thread Tito Dutta
Amazing news. Congratulations and best wishes. Thanks Tito Dutta Note: If I don't reply to your email in 2 days, please feel free to remind me over email or phone call. On Wed, 8 Aug 2018 at 23:01, Jean-Philippe Béland wrote: > Congratulations and thank you for sharing your experience! > > JP

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 mailing list,

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

2018-08-08 Thread Andy Mabbett
On 7 August 2018 at 21:55, Фархад Фаткуллин / Farkhad Fatkullin wrote: > This is a request for your input and possible ideas (if any) regarding my > management of the fallout from Jimmy's announcing myself as a 2018 > Wikimedian of the Year. Congratulations on your award! > I would be