User talk:BrillLyle

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Best regards! ·addshore· talk to me! 09:29, 27 January 2016 (UTC)

Pilot Campaign[edit]

Hi BrillLyle!
Many thanks for registering yourself at Wikidata:Item_quality_campaign!
I would like to check with you, if you have tried to label items on the pilot campaign (http://labels.wmflabs.org/ui/wikidatawiki/). If that's not the case, would be great if you can do so and give me some feedback about it ;)
Thanks! --Glorian WD (talk) 08:55, 26 March 2017 (UTC)

Hi Glorian WD. I am interested in the project itself and what and how the item labeling is done -- but I am probably not going to allocate a ton of time and energy to doing the rating itself. Probably not helpful so I apologize. I recognize that this incorporates a lot of work on your part and on the part of others, too. Thank you for doing this. -- Erika aka BrillLyle (talk) 13:36, 26 March 2017 (UTC)

Aliases[edit]

Please don't add Russian (and generally Cyrillic) words as Romanian aliases. --XXN, 12:33, 3 July 2017 (UTC)

How do I add things that are in Moldavian and Cyrillic. Some transliteration is helpful, isn't it? I'm concerned with discoverability and making sure that both Cyrillic and non-Cyrillic (if applicable) are available, again for discoverability. Please let me know. -- BrillLyle (talk) 21:17, 3 July 2017 (UTC)

Jewish genealogy[edit]

Thanks for your comments at https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/Wikidata:Property_proposal/USHMM_person_ID! Any data donation of person names will be appreciated. Can we talk on skype "valexiev1"; or google hangout "vladimir alexiev". (Where are you located? I'm in Washington today and tomorrow, and Ottawa Thu & Fri) --Vladimir Alexiev (talk) 17:41, 18 July 2017 (UTC)

Hi Vladimir - sorry for the late response on this. I don't have any specific data donation of person names per se unfortunately, as I'm pretty sure the USHMM/Registry has them all, in the duplicates that you refer to.
I am happy to talk, probably on the phone might be easiest/quickest. Unfortunately I work a compressed work week which is usually Wednesday, Thursday, Friday -- so it's hard those days for me to talk. This week my Friday is more open, so let me know if you would like to talk then. My gmail email is WP.BrillLyle -- Best, Erika aka BrillLyle (talk) 09:11, 19 July 2017 (UTC)