October 2014 Wikimedia Foundation monthly Metrics & Activities Meeting, November 6, 2014 December 2014
  • When: 6 November 2014 starting at 19:00 UTC (11:00 Pacific Standard Time)
  • Where:



Most updates should be done in lightning-talk form, typically 3 minutes + 2 minutes for Q/A

Update: While reported in Metrics that strategy consultation was expected to begin around November 17, we will be announcing an updated start date soon, and are targeting sometime after January 1. We hope that a scheduling change to accommodate upcoming winter holidays will make it easier for people to participate. Please watch 2015 Strategy/Community consultation for further updates.
  • Key theme: Structured data
    • Structured data: Introduction – Erik Moeller (15 minutes, slides: Google Drive / Commons)
    • The Path to Structured Data for Multimedia – Fabrice Florin + Guillaume Paumier (10 minutes)
    • Mobile update
      • Mobile Web – WikiGrok – Maryana Pinchuk (5 minutes) slides
      • Mobile Apps – Wikidata makes search awesome – Dan Garry (5 minutes) - no slides, demoing the app on an emulator
    • Editing – Table editing in VisualEditor – James Forrester (5 minutes) – demo page





For more photos, see this category on Commons

Photos from Wikimedia Foundation's November 2014 Metrics Meeting, shot and edited by Fabrice Florin and Moiz Syed.