[Talk-us] Project of the Week / Month
alharaka at gmail.com
Fri Oct 15 22:22:42 BST 2010
On Sat, Oct 16, 2010 at 12:03 AM, Richard Weait <richard at weait.com> wrote:
> On Fri, Oct 15, 2010 at 4:46 PM, Al Haraka <alharaka at gmail.com> wrote:
>> On a kind of related note, can anyone report how effective the Project
>> of the Week initiative is?
> Funny you should ask.
> Trackability isn't the main goal for PotW, but is a point of interest
> for Project of the Month. The first PotM is in progress now. We'll
> have graphs showing contributions. For example:
First off, thanks for appropriately changing the thread subject line.
This is very cool, and I am glad you responded, Richard!
> The current Project of the Week (Use Potlatch2 and give feedback) has
> ancedotal indications of success; The Potlatch2 developers say they
> are getting more feedback. \o/ Yay!
I would hope so. I just tried it myself just because of that. I will
try to get more involved in both weekly and monthly projects from now
> I think I'm pretty stern on judging the success of PotW and PotM. For
> improvement, I'd like to see more participation on all levels;
> - I'd like to see more folks submitting complete projects ready for
> - I'd like to see more folks adding PotW/M to their regular editing.
> - I'd like to see more discussion and suggestions on the proposals page.
> But I know that I can't always have everything that I'd like. ;-)
I think these are all great ideas. For the benefit of the list, what
do you see as a complete project? I will try to add proposals if I
can think of some, and work on the obvious points like participating.
Haha. As the Stones said, if you try sometimes . . .
> Things I like about PotW/M:
> - I think it is fantastic that some PotW/M get translated into other
> - It's great that suggestions from the community lead to Project of the Month.
> And it's nice that you are asking. Thanks. :-)
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