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UK virtual Wikimedia Meetup 12Edit

Date and time: Thursday 26 May 2022 19:00—21:00
(join at any time you can, no need to stay for the whole event)

Location: Online
We will use Zoom video chat, the link is below. the wub will host.



Note that we're using video conferencing, but there's no obligation to have your camera on if you prefer not to show your face. Or indeed your microphone: some people do just come along and listen in.

Feel free to join from anywhere you may be, in the UK or elsewhere! And please invite any Wikimedia people you know (or have had wiki dealings with) who might be interested – spread the word!

Zoom linkEdit

The zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/84805566882?pwd=aGRmZTN5UTNmdmVuWnNOSk11L2ZsZz09

And if using the app: Meeting ID: 848 0556 6882 Passcode: 592828

Suggested topicsEdit

  • I'm working on a project which aims to improve automatic citations (where you input a URL, and it generates a templated citation with title, date, publication, author etc.) in both the VisualEditor and source editor. Are there sites that you commonly use for referencing where this doesn't currently work well? We're collecting some in this spreadsheet. the wub "?!" 13:33, 26 May 2022 (UTC)

AttendingEdit

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May be attendingEdit

  • Perhaps, but a weekday evening is still difficult for me. Thanks. Mike Peel (talk) 21:30, 16 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Andrew D. (talk) 13:41, 17 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Will see nearer the time. Joseph2302 (talk) 21:44, 17 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Would love to come; need to check my schedule though. Helen(💬📖) 23:22, 17 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Depends on energy levels. Femke (talk) 18:26, 18 May 2022 (UTC)
  • Possibly PamD (talk) 22:58, 18 May 2022 (UTC)

Interested but not attendingEdit

DiscussionEdit