Vickram, what you said is an 'expanded' version of what I meant. I see no point in wasting time and efforts on such sessions if the net result is zero.
On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 11:57 AM, Vickram Crishna <vvcris...@radiophony.com>wrote: > On Thu, Mar 29, 2012 at 10:21 AM, Srikanth Ramakrishnan < > parakara.gh...@gmail.com> wrote: > >> Hisham, you say you're conducted 22+ sessions. How would you rate the >> relative success of each of them? Four people editing on the day isn't >> good enough. Long term editors should be used to measure success. >> > > I think what you mean to say is that the editors on the day need to be > tracked (not them: their contributions) regularly. This might aid in > directing them to whatever post-outreach assistance they need, and also > might result in the outreach 'business' snowballing, once other editors see > how effective this is. I see two kinds of success for an outreach program: > > 1. Outreach multiplication, measured in outreach sessions per period > (week/month/year) > 2. Successful outreach sessions, measured in number of editors > contributing x periods (weeks/months/years) after they participated in an > outreach > > There is a third possible outcome, which is identifying (and perhaps > rewarding) people who are good (ie conversion of newbies into editors) at > outreach. > > I also see a different kind of outreach outcome, but which probably needs > a different kind of outreach session, and that is through the addition of > software contributors. > >> -- >> Regards, >> Srikanth Ramakrishnan. >> >> _______________________________________________ >> Wikimediaindia-l mailing list >> Wikimediaindiaemail@example.com >> To unsubscribe from the list / change mailing preferences visit >> https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimediaindia-l >> > > > > -- > Vickram > Fool On The Hill <http://communicall.wordpress.com> > > _______________________________________________ > 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 > > -- Regards, Srikanth Ramakrishnan.
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