[Foundation-l] Celebrating the 2011 campaign
bzg at altern.org
Mon Jan 2 12:04:44 UTC 2012
Erik Moeller <erik at wikimedia.org> writes:
> Years ago, we used to worry that people wouldn't/didn't understand
> that Wikimedia is a non-profit, that it's created by volunteers, that
> it's international/multilingual. Many misconceptions still exist, but
> for anyone paying attention, we've demolished them.
Congrats to all for this successful fundraising!
I am still observing a widespread confusion between wikipedia and
wikimedia. The confusion is not problematic /per se/, but I guess
it can be with respect to what each chapter does for the projects.
It is by far not easy to fix this problem, but I hope it's on the
to-do list for 2012!
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