Arkansas is considered one of the "fly-over" states. Good luck locating a
Wikipedian somewhere around there, not to mention a Wikimedian.

On Wed, Oct 14, 2015 at 7:38 AM, Gnangarra <> wrote:

> G'day
> I have been contacted by an active Wikiproject Spam editor for help
> (because I've recently been working with an editor here in Perth in a
> similar situation),  to talk to a user who appears to be linked to the
> Encyclopedia of Arkansas. The user is just adding links to EOA in the
> external links section of related articles, another user has asked for the
> links not to be blacklisted as its a good source.
> In these case the Australian chapter reaches out such editors as a personal
> discussion over a coffee here works very effectively in turning this type
> of contact into potential programmatic activities.  Being just couple miles
> too far way I was looking for someone closer who would be willing to
> followup with this on a local level.  As I said in my offer of help I'm
> happy to support and advise them that goes for who ever takes up the reigns
> but the important part of developing this is impractical from here.
> on WP discussion
> ​
> ​
> already checked meta there isnt any chapters close by, nearest user group
> is in North Carolina with a smaller area of interest, and the only
> experienced editors(10,000+ edits) listed on the en Wikiproject Arkansas
> havent been active in the last 6 months
> --
> ​Gnangarra
> President Wikimedia Australia
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