Some organisations already follow a policy of ‘cordon sanitaire’ towards a particular UK political party which is well[…]
Map i Gymru: building an OpenStreetMap in Welsh
Have a peek at this map of Wales, with place names in Welsh. Until now many people have never seen place names in Welsh such as Aberteifi, Treffynnon or Aberdaugleddau on an online map – or indeed any map. These names have been used for many generations until the present day, from conversations to road signs to media.
Cof y Cwmwd: wiki website about Uwchgwyrfai’s history
Here’s an item in Welsh for the TV programme Heno about Cof y Cwmwd, a new multi-author website[…]
Bilingual websites and multilingual projects in WordPress
People often ask me about the best way to create and manage a truly bilingual or multilingual website. This is a common need in many contexts around the world.
@Wicipedia, an automatic Twitter bot
Check out @wicipedia which is an automatic Twitter bot I thoroughly enjoyed making. This work was commissioned by Wikimedia UK as a means of increasing engagement with Wicipedia Cymraeg, the Welsh-language version of Wikipedia.
Scheduling tweets in bulk in advance (my way)
I’ve created my own system to schedule automatic tweets, a row from a spreadsheet every day. It’s a proof of concept which could easily be extended or adapted.
Sleeveface book out now in German edition
Entschuldigung! Germany has its own edition of the Sleeveface book.