[Wikitech-ambassadors] Announcing a new sister project! Welcome, Abstract Wikipedia

2020-07-02 Thread Erica Litrenta
a.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Abstract_Wikipedia [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Abstract_Wikipedia/June_2020_announcement [3] https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/abstract-wikipedia -- Erica Litrenta Manager, Community Relations Specialists https://meta.wikimedi

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: Editing News #1—2018

2018-03-02 Thread Erica Litrenta
have questions, comments. etc. E. On Tue, Feb 27, 2018 at 11:12 AM, Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Hello everyone! > > Assuming that I did everything right (it's been a while...), the first > issue of the year of the Editing newsletter is now open to transla

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: Editing News #1—2018

2018-02-27 Thread Erica Litrenta
, at the end of my work day in Central Europe. Best, Elitre (WMF) [1] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter [2] https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/Wikis_with_VE -- Erica Litrenta Manager, Community Liaisons https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Elitre_(WMF

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Replacing Tidy on Wikimedia wikis, second wave

2018-02-06 Thread Erica Litrenta
he > Linter tool is greatly appreciated. > Subbu, > Manager and Technical Lead, > Parsing Team @ the WMF. > 1. https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T184656 > 2. https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help_talk:Extension:Linter > 3. https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Extension:Linter

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Tech ambassadors, "take two"

2017-12-15 Thread Erica Litrenta
n the "take" concept: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Take#Film -- Erica Litrenta Senior Community Liaison https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/User:Elitre_(WMF) Become an active tech ambassador and/or translator! https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Tech/Ambassadors/List - https://meta.wikimedia.

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] We want to hear from you about the roles of tech ambassadors and tech translators!

2017-09-08 Thread Erica Litrenta
, Erica On Thu, Aug 10, 2017 at 9:55 PM, Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > hey all, > > On Mon, Aug 7, 2017 at 3:16 PM, Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org> > wrote: >> >> (A translated version of this message may be available a

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Fwd: Followup (Re: Tidy will be replaced by RemexHTML on Wikimedia wikis latest by June 2018)

2017-08-10 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hey all, if you are not watching https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Parsing/Get_involved (and you should!), here's an update that Subbu wanted to share with all of us about the progress on the current initiative to fix wikitext patterns that behave differently with RemexHTML. Some wikis have really

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Replacement of Tidy on WMF wikis, and how you can help

2017-07-06 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi all, apologies for the cross-posting! How to read this post? -- * For those without time to read lengthy technical emails, read the TL;DR section. * For those who don't care about all the details but want to help with this project, you can read sections 1 and 2 about

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] CLs are hiring...

2017-07-03 Thread Erica Litrenta
ttps://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:Technical_Collaboration#Welcoming_Sandra_Fauconnier.2C_our_new_Structured_Data_community_liaison . Best, Elitre (WMF) On Fri, Mar 10, 2017 at 1:20 PM, Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Hey everyone, > > apologies for the cross-pos

[Wikitech-ambassadors] About potential breaking changes this week

2017-05-22 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hey all, a few notes about a few upcoming changes. Ambassadors' support is appreciated to make sure nothing falls in the cracks. 1) The new version of MediaWiki which is scheduled to go into production tomorrow involves an extra tag wrapping HTML served from the MediaWiki wikitext parser [1].

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: Editing News #1—2017

2017-05-12 Thread Erica Litrenta
al:Translate=ext-citoid=%21translated=translate On Mon, May 8, 2017 at 7:22 PM, Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Hello everyone, > long time no see :) > I hope you'll be happy to hear that the first issue of the year of the > visual editor's (and other editi

[Wikitech-ambassadors] CLs are hiring...

2017-03-10 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hey everyone, apologies for the cross-posting, we're just too excited: we're looking for a new member for our team [0], who'll dive right away in the promising Structured Data project. [1] Is our future colleague hiding among the tech ambassadors, translators, GLAM people, community members we

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: visual editor's newsletter #3 (2016)

2016-10-15 Thread Erica Litrenta
/Newsletter for that. Have a nice weekend! Take care, Elitre (WMF) https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Technical Collaboration <https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Technical_Collaboration> Join the https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:VisualEditor/Communi ty_Taskforce On Tue, Oct 11, 2016 at 4:55 PM,

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: visual editor's newsletter #2 (2016)

2016-07-03 Thread Erica Litrenta
[2] https://sq.wikipedia.org/wiki/P%C3%ABrdoruesi:Liridon On Thu, Jun 30, 2016 at 12:07 PM, Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > Hi all, long time no see! > > Hope you're having/had a pleasant start of the week. > Heads-up, the second issue of the year of t

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: visual editor's newsletter #2 (2016)

2016-06-30 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi all, long time no see! Hope you're having/had a pleasant start of the week. Heads-up, the second issue of the year of the visual editor's newsletter is now open to translations. Current issue: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/2016/June Direct translation link:

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] A time-sensitive request for translation

2016-05-15 Thread Erica Litrenta
a text in Italian rather than in English there, if no translation to Sardinian can be obtained.) If you'd rather use English anyway, then I put the source text at https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:Technical_Collaboration/T133800 . 2016-05-14 9:32 GMT+02:00 Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org>: > He

[Wikitech-ambassadors] A time-sensitive request for translation

2016-05-14 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hello everyone. I'm here to kindly request a time-sensitive translation [1] of a few interface messages. Those are included in this small group: https://translatewiki.net/w/i.php?title=Special:Translate=ext-visualeditor-ve-wmf=%21translated=translate I'll list them here anyway for your

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Reminder: Tech Talk: "Automated citations in Wikipedia: Citoid and the technology behind it" later today

2016-02-29 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hello everyone, TL;DR, learn how to improve the "automagical" citoid referencing system, by creating Zotero translators for popular sources in your language! Join the Tech Talk about "*Automated citations in Wikipedia: Citoid and the technology behind it"* with Sebastian Karcher later today. All

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: visual editor's newsletter #1 (2016)

2016-02-26 Thread Erica Litrenta
s are always welcome, please use https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Talk:VisualEditor/Newsletter for that. Have a nice weekend! Take care, Elitre (WMF) 2016-02-22 22:16 GMT+01:00 Erica Litrenta <elitre...@wikimedia.org>: > Hi all, > > hope you're having/had a pleasant start of the week. > Head

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: visual editor's newsletter #1 (2016)

2016-02-22 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi all, hope you're having/had a pleasant start of the week. Heads up, the first issue of the year of the visual editor's newsletter is now open to translations. Current issue: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/2016/February Direct translation link:

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Fwd: Tech Talk: Automated citations in Wikipedia: Citoid and the technology behind it: February 29th

2016-02-18 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi everyone. In the past, several community members have worked to enable Citoid on their wiki < https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Citoid/Enabling_Citoid_on_your_wiki> and to get an easier referencing experience in the visual editor. In order to create references from websites, Citoid heavily relies

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: VisualEditor News #5 (2015)

2015-10-26 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi all, hope you're having/had a great start of the week. Heads up, a new issue of the VisualEditor newsletter is now open to translations. Current issue: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/2015/October Direct translation link:

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: VisualEditor News #4 (2015)

2015-08-14 Thread Erica Litrenta
/Newsletter . Have a nice weekend, all, Elitre (WMF) 2015-08-10 19:05 GMT+02:00 Erica Litrenta elitre...@wikimedia.org: Hi all, hope you're having a great start of the week. Heads up, a new issue of the VisualEditor newsletter is now open to translations. Current issue: https

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Please join the 2nd edition of the VisualEditor Translathon

2015-07-14 Thread Erica Litrenta
(Apologies for crossposting.) Hello! We're pleased to announce the 2nd edition of the *VisualEditor Translathon*. It is a translation rally, focused on interface messages and help pages related to VisualEditor [0]. In order to participate, you need to *sign up on the Translathon page* [1]. The

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Please join the Making the Wiki Ed dashboard work for outreach projects hackathon session at Wikimania

2015-07-13 Thread Erica Litrenta
TL;DR, Whether you are an amateur or an expert coder, or if you are a current or interested user of the WikiEduDashboard or of the Education Extension,* please join us at a hackathon session at Wikimania on Wednesday, 15 July in Workplace 2 - Don Genaro at 1pm. [0]* A long time ago in a galaxy

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: VisualEditor News #3 (2015)

2015-06-13 Thread Erica Litrenta
Thanks a lot to everyone who made this possible: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/2015/June was just delivered to some 538 pages in 15 languages (plus English). Have a nice weekend, all, Elitre (WMF) 2015-06-08 18:52 GMT+02:00 Erica Litrenta elitre...@wikimedia.org: Hi

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: VisualEditor News #3 (2015)

2015-06-08 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi all, hope you had a great weekend. Heads up, a new issue of the VisualEditor newsletter is now open to translations. Current issue: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/2015/June Direct translation link:

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Ready for translation: VisualEditor News #2 (2015)

2015-04-04 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi all, a new issue of the VisualEditor newsletter is now open to translations! Current issue:https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/VisualEditor/Newsletter/2015/April Direct translation

[Wikitech-ambassadors] [VisualEditor] 7th weekly triage meeting; office hour for March

2015-03-23 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hello all, and apologies for cross-posting. Here are some reminders and announcements about upcoming appointments related to VisualEditor. A *triage meeting* for VisualEditor (the last one for this quarter) is scheduled for* Wednesday, 25 March 2015 at 19:00 UTC* [1]. For more information, and

[Wikitech-ambassadors] [VisualEditor] 2nd weekly triage meeting; office hours in February and March

2015-02-16 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi everybody, and apologies for cross-posting. Here are some reminders and announcements about upcoming appointments related to VisualEditor. This Wednesday (18 February) the second *triage meeting* is scheduled for 4pm UTC [1]. You can find all the relevant information at mediawiki.org. [2]

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] [Time sensitive] Ready for translation: VisualEditor News #1 (2015)

2015-02-05 Thread Erica Litrenta
2015-02-02 22:51 GMT+01:00 Erica Litrenta elitre...@wikimedia.org: Hi all, a new issue of the VisualEditor newsletter is now available for translation. It features an *important announcement* about a *series of meetings where VE tasks on Phabricator will be triaged live and publicly

[Wikitech-ambassadors] [Time sensitive] Ready for translation: VisualEditor News #1 (2015)

2015-02-02 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi all, a new issue of the VisualEditor newsletter is now available for translation. It features an *important announcement* about a *series of meetings where VE tasks on Phabricator will be triaged live and publicly*, starting next week. Therefore, to encourage participation (volunteer devs are

[Wikitech-ambassadors] Community Liaison job openings at WMF

2014-11-20 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hello, and apologies for the cross-posting. There are currently two job openings [0], and I thought someone here might be interested. Specifically: *Community Liaison [1] - this position will initially focus on working with the Flow team and also with the Editing (VisualEditor) team [2], mostly

[Wikitech-ambassadors] VisualEditor office hour for November and January

2014-11-19 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi everybody, and apologies for cross-posting. This is a reminder that the VE office hour for this month is happening *today in a few hours, at 1600 UTC* [0]. James Forrester will be available to answer any questions about recent improvements and to provide details about ongoing and planned work.

[Wikitech-ambassadors] VisualEditor monthly newsletter is now multilingual

2014-11-10 Thread Erica Litrenta
(Apologies for cross-posting.) Hi all, I'm glad to announce that the *monthly VisualEditor newsletter* was recently marked for translation for the first time: we had received several related community requests. The issue for September and October [0] was delivered in 10 languages to the editors

[Wikitech-ambassadors] VisualEditor office hours for October and November

2014-10-16 Thread Erica Litrenta
Hi everybody, and apologies for cross-posting. This is a reminder that the next VE office hour is on Saturday 18th at 1800 UTC [1], in case you want to add it to your calendar. Please notice that November's appointment has been scheduled as well: we'll meet on Wednesday the 19th, at 1600 UTC [2].

Re: [Wikitech-ambassadors] Community Consultation for Media Viewer now live

2014-08-29 Thread Erica Litrenta
Answer inline! On Fri, Aug 29, 2014 at 10:51 AM, wikitech-ambassadors-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org wrote: 5. Re: Community Consultation for Media Viewer now live (Kim Bruning) -- Message: 5 Date: Fri, 29 Aug 2014 09:33:35 +0200 From: Kim Bruning