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Re: Zurich #WPDS is a wrap!

From: Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Sep 2013 08:28:59 -0700
Message-ID: <CAHZLcPpkm73PxN8eYYaLqD1f+gYG=ooH-0xX9Md49D_=e2Fovw@mail.gmail.com>
To: Peter Lubbers <peterlubbers@google.com>
Cc: Andre Jay Meissner <ameissne@adobe.com>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Fantastic work everyone! Thanks, Jay for pulling off another successful
event!
~Scott



On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 5:13 PM, Peter Lubbers <peterlubbers@google.com>wrote:

> Great stuff, Jay!
>
>
> On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 9:05 AM, Andre Jay Meissner <ameissne@adobe.com>wrote:
>
>> The Zurich Web Platform Doc Sprint is a wrap!
>>
>> Pure stat hunters might have liked to see more attendees: 15 out of 31
>> registrants attending resulted in a 52% no-show, which is pretty unusual
>> for Switzerland; this was probably due to the current holiday season as
>> well as the pouring (!) rain.
>>
>> But hey, this is clearly about quality not quantity, so let's talk more
>> about the longest traveller to the sprint: Francesco, who came in from
>> Rome, Italy. Or how about probably the youngest ever Doc Sprint attendee,
>> Samarth (age 13), who made the script<http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/html/elements/script>tag shine on Web Platform Docs!
>>
>> The fifteen very motivated and skilled contributors were a fairly even
>> mix of Web Platform veterans and newcomers, and got stuck in to a variety
>> of tasks ranging from bug investigation to example coding and doc
>> writing. We can report the following work stats:
>>
>> * 283 total edits
>> * 8 CSS pages written: specific CSS accomplishments logged (as requested)
>> at the [3] Web Platform Wednesday pages<http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Meta:web_platform_wednesday>
>> * 11 HTML element pages written: dl, dd, dt, s, del, ins, center, meter,
>> button, a, script
>> * 4 HTML attribute pages written: id, required, type, target
>> * 2 API pages written: VibrationAPI, Canvas Tutorial
>>
>> David Maciejewski from t3n Magazine attended, and, in addition to
>> contributing edits to the site, wrote a nice (german) [4] review<http://t3n.de/news/web-platform-doc-sprint-zurich-490480/>about the sprint and its motives, encouraging the community to organize
>> similar events.
>>
>> A huge thank you to all attendees of this Doc Sprint! Special thanks to
>> Colab Zurich for the location sponsoring and handling the catering
>> throughout the day, as well as Mozillas Chris Mills, contributor Rodney
>> Rehm and Googles Mike West for joining as on-site experts - and all of you
>> for helping to promote the event beforehand!
>>
>> *Jay
>>
>>
>> [1] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/html/elements/script
>> [2] http://blog.webplatform.org/?p=626&preview=true
>> [3] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Meta:web_platform_wednesday
>> [4] http://t3n.de/news/web-platform-doc-sprint-zurich-490480/
>>
>>
>>
>
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