Wikimedia chapters/Reports/Wikimedia Österreich/December 2019


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December 2019
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WMAT strategy meetingEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: fourth strategy meeting to review and update our budget, report to the board on the movement strategy process and discuss suggestions to refine the set-up of our expert groups. Preparation of a new voting process and the 2020 elections for WMAT.
  • what we contributed to this activity: coordination, catering and travel support for volunteers. Staff time.
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 10
  • diversity  : 1 (woman)
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Wikimedian in Residence portalEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: We developed a portal in the German-language Wikipedia for Wikimedians and institutions interested in the topic of Wikimedians in Residence, including harmonization with WMCH and WMDE and several feedback rounds with the German-language community (online and offline).
  • what we contributed to this activity: concept, coordination, implementation
Program
Community Support
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 26
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de:Wikipedia:GLAM/Wikimedian in Residence

Project Social Topics on WikipediaEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: Together with Caritas Österreich / Caritas Wien, one of the biggest volunteer organisations in the German-speaking world, we launched a project in November 2019: a group of Wikipedia newbies contributes and improves content about social topics on Wikipedia. The first round ended in March 2019, here are the results from 2019-04-01 to 2019-12-31.
  • what we contributed to this activity: concept, coordination; equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Metrics
  • participants  : 10
  • newly registered  : 3
  • content pages  : 579 (70 main namespace pages created, 445 main namespace pages improved, 15 uploaded files, 1 Wikidata item created, 48 Wikidata items improved)
  • retention  : 3 – last checked: 2020-03-17
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Project page in German-language Wikipedia
Outreach dashboard
Images on Wikimedia Commons

Wikipedia Café in LinzEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: monthly get-together of the Upper Austrian Wikimedia community in Linz, Upper Austria.
  • what we contributed to this activity: project lead, travel costs for staff
Program
Community Support


Metrics
  • participants  : 3
  • diversity  : 2 (2 women)
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Wikipedia:Oberösterreich/Wikipedia Café in German-language Wikipedia

Train the Trainer in StuttgartEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: 3-days training for Wikipedians who give Wikipedia trainings for newbies; in Stuttgart, Germany.
  • what we contributed to this activity: costs for travel and hotel/conference package for 1 Austrian volunteer.
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 1
More information
Project page in German-language Wikipedia
Workshop documentation (PDF, in German)
Workshop evaluation (PDF, in German)

WikiCup 2019Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: annual year-long writing competition in the German-language Wikipedia
  • what we contributed to this activity: prize trophy (and optional award ceremony)
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Metrics
  • participants  : 46
  • content pages   without media files and pages using media files: 5180 (new or improved German language Wikipedia articles)
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WikiCup 2019 in the German-language Wikipedia

RegiowikiATEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: a wiki with CC BY-SA 3.0 licensed German-language content about Austria, serves as free knowledge hub for encyclopedic articles not relevant or suitable for Wikipedia
  • volunteer organizers: Karl Gruber
  • what we contributed to this activity: legal and technical website hosting and consulting; information/promotion material
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Metrics
  • participants  : 396 (registered and non-blocked RegiowikiAT users with contributions, excluding Karl Gruber – source, date: 2019-12-31)
  • Free content beyond Wikimedia projects  : 1,305 (new articles from 2019-01-01 to 2019-12-31)
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regiowiki.at

Total number of new articles:

until # of articles
12/2014 3,783
06/2015 5,324
12/2015 5,542
06/2016 5,910
12/2016 6,206
06/2017 7,042
12/2017 7,713
06/2018 8,312
12/2018 8,880
06/2019 9,781
12/2019 10,185

source: https://regiowiki.at/wiki/Regiowiki:Statistik

Der BrauereiführerEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: a wiki with CC BY-SA 3.0 licensed German-language content about breweries in Austria
  • volunteer organizers: Geiserich77
  • what we contributed to this activity: financial support for website hosting
Program
Community Support
Free Content
Metrics
  • Free content beyond Wikimedia projects  : 19 (new articles from 2019-01-01 to 2019-12-31)
More information
brauereifuehrer.com

Total number of new articles:

until # of articles
12/2014 47
06/2015 62
12/2015 67
06/2016 153
12/2016 200
06/2017 223
12/2017 229
06/2018 235
12/2018 256
06/2019 262
12/2019 275

source: https://www.brauereifuehrer.com/wiki/index.php?title=Spezial%3AAlle+Seiten&from=&to=&namespace=0&hideredirects=1

Netpolitical EveningsEdit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: co-hosting of 10 netpolitical evenings in 2018, an average of 50 participants covering topics such as EU advocacy, net neutrality, open source projects, e-privacy.
  • volunteer organizers: 34 organizers
  • what we contributed to this activity: Communication, facilitation, coordination.
Program
Reach / Free Knowledge Awareness
Metrics
  • participants  : 465
  • diversity  : 170 (women, non-binary)
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Website

WikiDienstag 2019-12-03Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular community meet-up in WMAT's office; this time with the monthly public Wikipedia consultation for newbies with experienced users
  • volunteer organizers: Herzi Pinki, Nadine 13131
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 8
More information
WikiDienstag in the German-language Wikipedia
Wikipedia-Beratung (in German)

WikiDienstag 2019-12-10Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular community meet-up in WMAT's office; this time introduction to WMAT's new audio recording equipment
  • volunteer organizers: Agruwie
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 3
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WikiDienstag in the German-language Wikipedia

X-mas WikiDienstag 2019-12-17Edit

Basics
  • in a nutshell: regular community meet-up in WMAT's office; this time Christmassy get-together before the WikiDienstag Christmas break
  • what we contributed to this activity: equipped room in our office, snacks/drinks
Program
Community Support
Metrics
  • participants  : 10
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WikiDienstag in the German-language Wikipedia

Supported media files and pages using media filesEdit

Basics
Program
Free Content
Metrics
  • new files  : 11,629
  • pages with files  : 245
  • quality  : 7 (quality: 7)
  • useful content  : 155
  • versatile content  : 298

– last checked: 2020-02-24

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Category:Supported by Wikimedia Österreich on Wikimedia Commons


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