For Wikipedia's 15th birthday I wish that we will move towards thinking how to massively increase the effectivity of each and every single contributor and their reach. I wish us to think how we can, by 2020, create well-sourced, high quality, comprehensive Wikipedias in more than 200 languages, and be able to maintain those without assuming that we have 30,000 or more active editors in each of these languages.
I want us to think about ways how to achieve a billion articles. We need tools and workflows that go well beyond Wikidata and Content Translation to really achieve that goal. Ways to allow to create and maintain a knowledge base which abstracts from natural language, and ways to generate articles in any of our supported languages on the fly. This generators have to be as community-editable and creatable as the content itself, as anything else won't scale for our means. That's my wish for our 15 year old project. On Fri, Jan 15, 2016 at 11:27 AM, WereSpielChequers < werespielchequ...@gmail.com> wrote: > A few hours ago I had the pleasure of celebrating Wikipedia's fifteenth > birthday here in Tbilisi > < > https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Wikipedia_fifteenth_birthday_party_in_Tbilisi_01.JPG > > > with Wikimedia Georgia. Press and Television were both in attendance. > > We had some interesting discussions - there may be an application coming in > for internationalisation to deal with the problem that many Georgians can > only edit in the Latin script. > > I then went on to take some photos in the Georgian National Museum, though > it may be a few days before I organise and upload those. I tried to get > better photos of this bracelet > < > https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Pyrope_and_Turquoise_jewellery.JPG > >and > I have photos of another Georgian diadem > <https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/Category:Diadems_of_Georgia> > > > > Jonathan > _______________________________________________ > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines > New messages to: Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org > Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines New messages to: Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>