Hooray, Echo! :) Great work, everyone – it's
wonderful to see this feature
on more wikis. We're hoping to release Echo to Wikimedia mobile sites soon,
and it'll be extremely useful to have it be available on more than just
On Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 11:35 AM, Tomasz Finc <tfinc(a)wikimedia.org> wrote:
This is great. Thanks for including the stats
On Wed, Aug 21, 2013 at 9:42 AM, Fabrice Florin <fflorin(a)wikimedia.org>
I'm happy to announce that we just released Notifications on our first
non-english Wikipedias today!
The Echo extension is now deployed on the French, Hungarian, Polish,
Portuguese and Swedish Wikipedias, where users seem to be enjoying some
the tool's new features, such as the Mention
and Thanks notifications.
Our next major deployment to another half-dozen non-English Wikipedias
take place on Sep. 17, as outlined in this
proposed Echo release plan:
We're delighted to bring these new features to a broader community and
like to take this opportunity to thank all the
folks who made this
First off, kudos to Benny Situ for his fine development work on this
leg of the Notifications project, as well as Erik
Mullie and Dario Taraborelli for their invaluable support. Next, my
appreciation to our Community team for their
gracious advice and help in
orchestrating this multi-site release: Philippe Beaudette, Maggie
Jan Eissfeld, Sherry Snyder, Keegan Peterzell,
Patrick Earley and Anna
Last but not least, we are very grateful to our community champions for
language, including: Benoît Evellin, Cantons de
l'Est, Nou Nouill, Tisza
Gergő, Tamas Meszoly, Bartosz Dziewoński, Tar Lócesilion, Oona Castro,
Henrique Andrade and Jan Ainali -- to name but a few.
Thank you all for going out of your way to bring notifications to these
communities. It has been a pleasure and an honor to work with each of
and I look forward to more collaborations in the
Please let us know if you have any questions about this new release.
the new features!
Fabrice, on behalf of the E2 team
P.S.: You can now track notifications activity for each language on
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