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Research potential partnerships/joint programs with other FOSS-oriented communities and organizations regarding technical writing contributors
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Establish contact with multiple free and open source software communities and organizations with the intent of exploring possible cross community/organization programs designed to raise awareness of the need for technical writing contributors in FOSS projects.

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bd808 created this task.Jul 6 2018, 9:02 PM
Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptJul 6 2018, 9:02 PM

Tentative dates for meet-up for Feedmereadme project with an interactive lean-coffee discussion/"how can we make this concept most useful to you?" Set for July 31 or August 1.

More info about Feedmereadme here: https://github.com/LappleApple/feedmereadmes

  • Had first in a proposed series of onsite meet-ups in the Bay Area for open organizations and documentation here. Currently documenting documentation outreach
  • Working on a design and budget to revive and reboot Tech Talks, which will cover a range of topics including WMF technical topics and open source community collaborations.
  • All project maintainers except Wikimedia Commons app agreed to list their project in the directory of Mozilla's project for their Open Source Student Network initiative. I'm wondering when we've all our projects up here: https://upbeat-volhard-6a3ae7.netlify.com/ (currently only WikiEdu is listed)
    • Blog post on this forthcoming
srodlund triaged this task as Normal priority.Aug 29 2018, 6:22 PM

Changing priority to Normal. This is a quarterly goal.

Aklapper renamed this task from Research potential partnerships/joint programs with other FOSS-oriented communities and organizations to Research potential partnerships/joint programs with other FOSS-oriented communities and organizations regarding technical writing contributors.Aug 29 2018, 6:57 PM

(@srodlund: Are you sure you wanted to completely remove this task (and the four ones) from the Developer-Advocacy workboard, instead of just moving it to a different column which is not in the past?)