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Create a tutorial (similar to edit tutorial, or gather tutorial) about how to use the quickLookup feature
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This feature is in alpha, and if we decide to promote it to beta/stable, @phuedx suggested that this would be a good idea.


Related Gerrit Patches:
mediawiki/extensions/MobileFrontend : masterShow a short introduction about mobile Hovercards

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What would this look like?

Just a couple of sentences that tells the user how to use the feature. Something like: "Did you know that you can flick wiki links to get some quick info about them without leaving the page? You can even watch those links for later reading."

Something like:


Florian claimed this task.Jul 29 2015, 6:21 PM

Change 227759 had a related patch set uploaded (by Florianschmidtwelzow):
Show a short introduction about mobile Hovercards

We should meet and talk about this, overwhelming the user with tutorials is a sign that we're doing a bad job. On the apps they just hijack all links to behave this way without gestures. Maybe we should follow their model.

Jhernandez triaged this task as Medium priority.Aug 17 2015, 12:51 PM
Jhernandez edited projects, added MobileFrontend; removed Readers-Web-Backlog.
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Jhernandez moved this task from Backlog to Tech debt on the MobileFrontend board.

Change 227759 abandoned by Florianschmidtwelzow:
Show a short introduction about mobile Hovercards

see task, we should talk about this, first.

Kaity is going to provide a new design in T113243 which will make this more discoverable and not needing a tutorial. I will report back on this card when she's done that.

Jdlrobson changed the task status from Open to Stalled.Sep 23 2015, 10:02 PM
Jdlrobson removed a project: Patch-For-Review.
Jdlrobson closed this task as Declined.Nov 4 2015, 4:40 PM

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