Excellent news. Gujuarati Wikipedians, please take this forward. I request Arnav Sonara and Konark Ratnakar to start off.
On Fri, Mar 9, 2012 at 10:43 AM, Amir E. Aharoni < amir.ahar...@mail.huji.ac.il> wrote: > 2012/3/9 Ashwin Baindur <ashwin.bain...@gmail.com>: > > Awesome! I do hope our Indic language communities take up this golden > > opportnity. What is the amount needed in Kb/documents before one can get > > one's own WikiProject, Amir? > > We never measured it, but the bureaucracy is very small. > > The focus is on the real work, not on paperwork. If you have a > community of people uploading and proofreading texts and keeping the > software localization complete and up to date, the rest is small > details. > > Here's as example from the Gujarati Wikisource: > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Requests_for_new_languages/Wikisource_Gujarati > > (In fact, that page is relatively big. Usually a much smaller page is > enough.) > > The full policy for creating a project in a new language is here: > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Language_proposal_policy > > It would be very useful to get this Language proposal policy page > translated to the major languages of India, like Hindi, Tamil, Telugu > and Bengali, so that people who don't know English well would be able > to read it and use it more easily. Anybody can do it by clicking the > "Translate this page" link at the top. > > -- > Amir Elisha Aharoni · אָמִיר אֱלִישָׁע אַהֲרוֹנִי > http://aharoni.wordpress.com > “We're living in pieces, > I want to live in peace.” – T. Moore > > _______________________________________________ > Wikimediaindia-l mailing list > Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com > To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l > -- Regards, Srikanth Ramakrishnan. Wikipedia Coimbatore Meetup on February 12th. http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Meetup/Coimbatore Aliens invaded Tamil Nadu, left their Spacship and now it is a Toll Plaza. https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:IVRCL-Vijayamangalam-Toll-Plaza.JPG
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