hi, I think we need to do a lot more activities and experiment with many more formats and understand incentives needed much better before trying the money incentive.
That said, we hope to have a meetup, but it seems the entire city might be running the Mumbai Marathon. So, let's see. Pradeep Handheld On 01/01/2012, Anirudh Bhati <anirudh...@gmail.com> wrote: > On Sun, Jan 1, 2012 at 12:27 AM, Bala Jeyaraman <sodabot...@gmail.com>wrote: > >> FWIW, the prize/incentive model for "Wiki takes X" has been done before: >> >> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Wikipedia_Takes_Montreal > > > And in the Philippines too. > > >> >> >> But if you are really going the prize/incentive route, you need to be >> prepared to answer a lot of questions, and provide results to justify >> involving money . As a coordinator of the the ongoing TamilWiki Media >> Contest, i have been facing similar questions. At the end of the day, the >> event needs to produce tangible results for wikimedia projects in form of >> usable files uploaded to commons. >> > > Agreed. Thank you, Bala. > > anirudh > > >> >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> >> > -- Pradeep Mohandas How Pradeep uses email - http://goo.gl/6v1I9 _______________________________________________ Wikimediaindia-l mailing list Wikimediaindiafirstname.lastname@example.org To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l