[Foundation-l] The Chinese New Year Wikipedia Logo

Anthere Anthere9 at yahoo.com
Fri Feb 16 17:59:04 UTC 2007

I know that some people are not favorable to festive logo.
I personally love festive logos and if the Chinese community is happy
with it, it is great.

Happy New Year !


PS: we know that this will be the new year because our supermarkets are
putting asian food everywhere to celebrate it. That's a good marketing

THD wrote:
> Hi,
> 2 days later, it will be the Chinese New Year, and some Chinese Wikipedian
> has made the Chinese New Year celebration Wikipedia logo. During the Chinese
> New Year period (Feb. 18 to 23), I think Chinese Wikipedians are proposing a
> celebration of new year on Chinese Wikipedia. You can take a look of this
> logo, http://zh.wikipedia.org/wiki/Image:Wiki_pig.png
> There are 2 changes:
> 1. The logo is using red color which means happiness and celebration in
> Chinese community.
> 2. The logo is changing the original Chinese character 袓 to 豬,the later one
> 豬 means pig. This year is the year of pig.
> Please comment.
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