Page MenuHomePhabricator

Publish Quarterly Technical Community Newsletter
Open, Needs TriagePublic

Description

Publish a quarterly Technical Engagement newsletter with information and updates about the work the team has done during the quarter.

  1. Purpose -- To share with our colleagues and community the work we have been doing as a team at WMF. To highlight the technical work being done by technical community members.
  2. Audience -- Tech engagement team, Technical Department, WMF staff, technical volunteers and collaborators, anyone interested in the work we do or interested in joining as a volunteer
  3. Format -- To be published on MetaWiki once per quarter, sent in email format to relevant lists

Page On MetaWiki: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Technical_Community_Newsletter

Lists to send to: WMF staff channels, Wikitech-l, Wikimedia-l

Possible Sections

  • Feature Article (Link to long form technical blog article)
  • Interview (Staff or Volunteer -- focus on same or similar questions)
  • News (New initiatives, features, etc)
  • Upcoming conferences, workshops, etc
  • Latest tools added to Toolforge, latest developer metrics, latest docs improvements, new collaborations, events, new developer-tools…

Publication Schedule
October 1, 2019
Jan 1, 2020
May 1, 2020
July 1, 2020
October 1, 2020

Event Timeline

srodlund created this task.Sep 17 2019, 4:13 PM
Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptSep 17 2019, 4:13 PM
srodlund renamed this task from Publish quarterly Technical Engagement Newsletter to Publish Quarterly Technical Engagement Newsletter.Sep 17 2019, 4:13 PM
srodlund renamed this task from Publish Quarterly Technical Engagement Newsletter to Publish Quarterly Technical Community Newsletter.Sep 30 2019, 8:09 PM
srodlund updated the task description. (Show Details)
srodlund updated the task description. (Show Details)Jul 20 2020, 6:55 PM