This is an example page to suggest what a quickly-translated announcements-page might look like (e.g., for the most important Wikimedia announcements).
This page serves also as a draft for latest news on the Wikimedia Foundation site.
- 1 Wikinews project has its new logo 2/13
- 2 Tim Starling resigned developer liaison
- 3 Lounsbery Foundation Grant 1/XX
- 4 Three servers in France are now running 1/XX
- 5 MediaWiki1.4beta is now introduced 12/2X
- 6 Wikinews project beta launch 12/2
- 7 Wikimania 2005: Wikimedia First International Conference 11/5
- 8 Beck Foundation and Wikijunior
- 9 Wikispecies project launch 9/13
- 10 Wikicommons project launch 9/x
- 11 Wikispecies project announced 9/5
- 12 Jwales^ -- birthday celebration for WP founder 8/8?
Wikinews project has its new logo 2/13Edit
Wikinews has got its new logo after several weeks vote. Now Wikinews is provided in seven languages.
Tim Starling resigned developer liaisonEdit
Lounsbery Foundation Grant 1/XXEdit
Lounsbery Foundation now grants us 40,000 USD. This grant would be used for our daily operation, launch of kispecies project and other projects' improvement.
Three servers in France are now running 1/XXEdit
Lost Oasis, France company is now hosting 3 of our servers for free in Paris. http://lost-oasis.fr
MediaWiki1.4beta is now introduced 12/2XEdit
Every Wikimedia project is now powered by MediaWiki1.4beta.
Wikinews project beta launch 12/2Edit
The proposed project Wikinews is now open for editing. The entire site is still on beta mode and waiting for official announcement.
Wikimania 2005: Wikimedia First International Conference 11/5Edit
Frankfurt, German was chosen as the host city of Wikimania 2005: Wikimedia First International Conference from August 4, 2005 till August 8.
Beck Foundation and WikijuniorEdit
Beck Foundation offered us a grant to support a Wikijunior project, a reader online and in paper for younger generation.
Wikispecies project launch 9/13Edit
species.wikipedia.org is now open for editing. mailing-list announcement
Wikicommons project launch 9/xEdit
Wikispecies project announced 9/5Edit
After much debate, a wikispecies project was created. Initial discussion and work will take place at species.wikipedia.org; extra care will be taken not to duplicate work on wikipedia. Discussion: mailing list | Board discussion, Sept 5
Jwales^ -- birthday celebration for WP founder 8/8?Edit
Jimbo Wales, international man of mystery and Wikipedia founder, was victim to a brightly-colored cake and barrage of well-wishes last weekend... one day after his birthday.