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This is an Open submission for Wikimania 2017 that has not yet been reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.

Submission no. 5006 Subject - TW and GW
Title of the submission
Wikimedia Commons: Upload tools
Type of submission (lecture, panel, tutorial/workshop, roundtable discussion, lightning talk, poster, birds of a feather discussion)
Author of the submission
Avery Jensen, Slowking4
Language of presentation
E-mail address
Avery Jensen, Slowking4
Country of origin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Wikimedia DC, Wikimedia Commons
Personal homepage or blog
There are a number of familiar, and less familiar tools for uploading files to Wikimedia Commons. Frequently used tools include the Upload Wizard, Vicuña, Pattypan, and others. These vary in their complexity, convenience, and ease of use, and in their advantages for differing applications.
What will attendees take away from this session?
Discussion of favorite uploading tools and exchange of information about common practice by experienced Commons users. User experiences with uploads, brainstorming wishlist for improvements, implementation plan
Theme of presentation
  • Technology, Interface & Infrastructure
    • Also:
    • Sister Projects
    • GLAM
For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?
All levels.
Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
25 minutes
Will you attend Wikimania if your submission is not accepted?
Not sure
Slides or further information (optional)
Special requests
Etherpad overhead screen
Is this Submission a Draft or Final?

This is a Completed submission for Wikimania 2017 ready to be reviewed by a member of the Programme Committee.

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  1. Slowking4 (talk)
  2. --Frank Schulenburg (talk) 21:54, 22 March 2017 (UTC)[reply]
  3. Rhododendrites (talk) 13:54, 30 March 2017 (UTC)[reply]
  4. Daniel Mietchen (talk) 02:07, 10 April 2017 (UTC)[reply]
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