>How will we quantify the efforts on the same day without a theme ? Blind >editing > >on anything can be "done on any day".
The participants can all sign up on a project page. We then can use Mediawiki's show contributions and show the aggreagate to see the net effect. We may need to do a creative visualisation of the contribs somehow. - Sundar "That language is an instrument of human reason, and not merely a medium for the expression of thought, is a truth generally admitted." - George Boole, quoted in Iverson's Turing Award Lecture > >From: CherianTinu Abraham <tinucher...@gmail.com> >To: firstname.lastname@example.org >Sent: Wed, October 13, 2010 12:21:11 PM >Subject: Re: [Wikimediaindia-l] Proposal: Wiki Marathon > >How will we quantify the efforts on the same day without a theme ? Blind >editing > >on anything can be "done on any day". If we can stick to a theme ( any) , we >can > >see the results by the end of the day. > >Commenwealth was just a suggestion of theme and can be replaced by any other. >Let people interested in creating new articles , create them on various >language > >wikis. The articles may not neccassarily be full done, stubs are more than >enough to start. > >Let people interested, help in categorization related to those articles. >Let people interested in transaltion, help that way. >Let those interested in photographs, go hunt images on flickr with proper >licenses, for those articles. > >etc etc.. > > Just my thoughts, that's all ... If most people feel this is too restrictive, >then we can have free editing too :) > >"Shut up and Edit" was indeed inspired by "shut up and hack". :) >I didnt know that many people didnt like that phrase then. >In that case, let it be better called as Wiki Marathon / WikiParty. > > >Regards >Tinu Cherian > > >On Tue, Oct 12, 2010 at 4:28 PM, Ravishankar <ravidre...@gmail.com> wrote: > >Tinu, >> >>As others have opined let this be free to do any Wiki activity following the >>Wiki way. This will also help new comers who may be afraid / hesitant to >>edit. >>They can even do simple tasks like fixing typos. >> >>Let us a get a Meta page created and post banners in all Indic Wikis. >> >>Ravi >> >>_______________________________________________ >>Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >>Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >>https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> >> > _______________________________________________ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l