I would agree with Gnangarra and Nick on this. The last time upset quite a
few people and hampered our recruitment efforts.
2009/1/14 Gnangarra <gnanga...@gmail.com>
> A notice at WP:AWNB is ok but targeting individuals isnt a good idea
> 2009/1/14 Nick Perkins <superni...@gmail.com>
>> I would recommend caution with "spamming" Sydney Wikipedians.
>> I remember in recent past where someone "spammed" Wikipedians who were
>> listed as supporting WMAU letting them know some important information and
>> community reaction was mixed. Perhaps having notices up in the usual
>> places would be good.
>> For the future, a WMAU newsletter or similar could be organised to contain
>> this kind of information. A bot account could be set up to post this out to
>> subscribers on a fairly regular basis. There are a few Australian bot
>> runners who might be able to assist with that.
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