Aha. I totally agree with that, then, but I don't think it's the motivation for this feature.
On 14 January 2014 13:28, David Gerard <dger...@gmail.com> wrote: > On 14 January 2014 21:20, Oliver Keyes <oke...@wikimedia.org> wrote: > > On 14 January 2014 12:29, Federico Leva (Nemo) <nemow...@gmail.com> > wrote: > > >> I'd rather call is a systemic bias which makes us favor standardised > >> technological whizbangs just because we can measure them rather than > for an > >> actual effectiveness. > > > So you'd rather measure effectiveness through...the feeling in your > water? > > > No, he means doing things because they're susceptible to measurement, > rather than because they're a good thing to do. > > The sort of thinking that leads to lightboxes over pages. "Just look > at our response metrics!" Just look at your page. > > > - d. > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list > Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > -- Oliver Keyes Product Analyst Wikimedia Foundation _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>