At some point, probably soon, my skills will no longer be needed on the
analytics team.  When that happens I plan to switch focus to helping
popularize this kind of content.  Probably by contributing to or forking
Lyra: http://idl.cs.washington.edu/projects/lyra/

Yes very few people are going to use it at first.  But eventually we can
make this kind of knowledge creation as smooth as article editing.

On Tuesday, February 23, 2016, Magnus Manske <magnusman...@googlemail.com>
wrote:

> Especially once it supports the Wikidata query engine.
>
> On Tue, Feb 23, 2016 at 1:12 PM <subhash...@cis-india.org <javascript:;>>
> wrote:
>
> > Amazing stuff! This is going to change the face of Wikipedia.
> >
> > Best!
> > Subhashish Panigrahi
> > Programme Officer, Access To Knowledge
> > Centre for Internet and Society
> > @subhapa / https://cis-india.org
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "Edward Saperia" <edsape...@gmail.com <javascript:;>>
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> > Sent: Tuesday, February 23, 2016 6:38:53 PM
> > Subject: Re: [Wikimedia-l] Powerful on-wiki art visualization
> >
> > This... is... amazing!! The idea of commonly seeing these on Wikipedia
> > pages fills me with immense joy!
> >
> > It seems to me like we might be able to kick off a big project to create
> > and promote useful templates and guides for creating these. The dataviz
> > movement is very popular among designers and journalists, and they're
> > always looking for tools, lessons and data to practise on. Are there any
> > existing efforts to popularise this, or would anyone like to help me do
> so?
> >
> > *Edward Saperia*
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> > On 23 February 2016 at 03:15, Yuri Astrakhan <yastrak...@wikimedia.org
> <javascript:;>>
> > wrote:
> >
> > > First complex interactive graph in Wikipedia explores the most
> expensive
> > > paintings in history. Move the mouse around to view images, click the
> > > period or artist to highlight their work.
> > >
> > >
> > >
> >
> https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_most_expensive_paintings#Interactive_graph
> > >
> > > Thank you Jane [[user:Jhoffswell]], the VegaJS team, and
> > [[user:Primaler]]
> > > who designed the original graph!
> > >
> > > P.S. See graph demo page for examples and tutorial links
> > > https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:Graph/Demo
> > >
> > > P.P.S. The "click to open a page" feature is still missing in Graphs
> > > extension, but is on my todo list.
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