[Wikimedia-l] Wikivoyage: Chance, bore, or hazard

2013-01-13 Thread Craig Franklin
Ziko, Thanks for these thoughtful posts, it's always good to consider the long term and what we might learn from our experience on other projects. Of course, it's up to the Wikivoyagers themselves to decide how they want to run their project, but a bit of advice and insight never hurts! The

[Wikimedia-l] Wikivoyage: Chance, bore, or hazard

2013-01-12 Thread Ziko van Dijk
Dear colleagues, Since November 2012, Wikivoyage is a part of the Wikimedia movement. I have come to some thoughts about this old/new project, both from the perspective of a collaborator and from the perspective of the movement. Chance: Wikivoyage has a huge potential; it may open the movement

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikivoyage: Chance, bore, or hazard

2013-01-12 Thread Steven Walling
On Sat, Jan 12, 2013 at 2:00 PM, Ziko van Dijk vand...@wmnederland.nlwrote: Dear colleagues, Since November 2012, Wikivoyage is a part of the Wikimedia movement. I have come to some thoughts about this old/new project, both from the perspective of a collaborator and from the perspective of

Re: [Wikimedia-l] Wikivoyage: Chance, bore, or hazard

2013-01-12 Thread Yaroslav M. Blanter
On Sat, 12 Jan 2013 14:45:52 -0800, Steven Walling wrote: On Sat, Jan 12, 2013 at 2:00 PM, Ziko van Dijk vand...@wmnederland.nlwrote: As one step toward properly welcoming Wikivoyagers... are many of them on this list? It would be cool to get some replies and short introductions from