[Wikimedia-l] Banners are too bright, too long

Chris Keating chriskeatingwiki at gmail.com
Tue Dec 4 22:06:49 UTC 2012

> The upshot is, vocal Wikimedians on mailing lists hate banners, and are
> quite willing to sternly lecture about their dire consequences! It's left
> to the Foundation, then, to choose between large numbers of donations from
> happy donors and unamused mailing list participants. Tough call.
> My own opinion closely mirrors that of Michael Snow, so I'll quote what he
> said..

I'll agree with this as well - and add that, having seen many
organisations' fundraising, the Wikimedia fundraising team goes to
exceptional lengths to listen to community views and make sure that its
work provides a great user experience. Keep up the good work!


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