[Wikimedia-l] A five-minute task new volunteers can do

Vishnu visdaviva at gmail.com
Wed Dec 4 06:13:09 UTC 2013

Great idea!! Will circulate it  :)

In India we have recently attempted translating the Malayalam Wikimedia 
11th Anniversary banner into various Indian languages using FB.  Here is 
the work-in-progress


For me this was a useful experiment in trying to harness social media 
time for Wikimedia purposes. Not sure if it is (technically) possible to 
explore this linkage for something like the commons transcribe or 


On Tuesday 03 December 2013 08:50 PM, Andy Mabbett wrote:
> I've just blogged about a five-minute task new volunteers can do:
>     http://pigsonthewing.org.uk/help-wikipedia-wikimedia-commons-transcribe-text/
> transcribing small pieces of text in images such as foundation stones
> or signposts.
> Please feel free to circulate that through your networks, especially
> outside the existing Wikimedia community

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