[Wikipedia-l] 300,000 is a much better milestone

Steve Vertigo utilitymuffinresearch at yahoo.com
Mon Aug 4 19:51:47 UTC 2003

Well, its not like the news is going to work exactly
that way -- you dont just send a press release to
journalists and papers and say "we have ammased x
quantity of various bits and bytes" and expect them to
run it pronto.

You have to send them *money with the press release.


> Let's wait for the 300,000 milestone and then make
> just one uber announcement. 
> We don't want to be in the situation where a news
> director decides not to run 
> our 300,000 milestone/Project wide/Wikimedia story
> because they already ran 
> an article on Wikipedia the week before. Let's get
> the biggest bang for the 
> buck. 

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