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Re: Zurich #WPDS is a wrap!

From: Francesco Iovine <f.iovine@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 3 Sep 2013 19:24:18 +0200
Message-ID: <CALE=BGRrDRP+NC60rZ4-5sooDcE-YoGXx3scxDQtLCeFqNGtmg@mail.gmail.com>
To: Eliot Graff <Eliot.Graff@microsoft.com>
Cc: Scott Rowe <scottrowe@google.com>, Peter Lubbers <peterlubbers@google.com>, Andre Jay Meissner <ameissne@adobe.com>, "public-webplatform@w3.org" <public-webplatform@w3.org>
Thanks for the mention on the blog post Jay ;)

Francesco <https://twitter.com/franciov>


On 3 September 2013 19:01, Eliot Graff <Eliot.Graff@microsoft.com> wrote:

>  Let me pile on the praise! Looks like a fantastic event.****
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> *From:* Scott Rowe [mailto:scottrowe@google.com]
> *Sent:* Tuesday, September 3, 2013 8:29 AM
> *To:* Peter Lubbers
> *Cc:* Andre Jay Meissner; public-webplatform@w3.org
> *Subject:* Re: Zurich #WPDS is a wrap!****
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> Fantastic work everyone! Thanks, Jay for pulling off another successful
> event!****
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> ~Scott****
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> On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 5:13 PM, Peter Lubbers <peterlubbers@google.com>
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>  Great stuff, Jay!****
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> On Mon, Sep 2, 2013 at 9:05 AM, Andre Jay Meissner <ameissne@adobe.com>
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>   The Zurich Web Platform Doc Sprint is a wrap! ****
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> 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. ****
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> 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!
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> 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:****
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> * 283 total edits****
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> * 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>
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> * 11 HTML element pages written: dl, dd, dt, s, del, ins, center, meter,
> button, a, script****
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> * 4 HTML attribute pages written: id, required, type, target****
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> * 2 API pages written: VibrationAPI, Canvas Tutorial****
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> 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.****
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> 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!****
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> *Jay****
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> [1] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/html/elements/script****
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> [2] http://blog.webplatform.org/?p=626&preview=true****
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> [3] http://docs.webplatform.org/wiki/Meta:web_platform_wednesday****
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> [4] http://t3n.de/news/web-platform-doc-sprint-zurich-490480/****
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