User talk:Cortsenc

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Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, Cortsenc!

Tip: Add categories to your images

Thanks a lot for contributing to the Wikimedia Commons! Here's a tip to make your uploads more useful: Why not add some categories to describe them? This will help more people to find and use them.

Here's how:

1) If you're using the UploadWizard, you can add categories to each file when you describe it. Just click "more options" for the file and add the categories which make sense:

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2) You can also pick the file from your list of uploads, edit the file description page, and manually add the category code at the end of the page.

[[Category:Category name]]

For example, if you are uploading a diagram showing the orbits of comets, you add the following code:

[[Category:Astronomical diagrams]]
[[Category:Comets]]

This will make the diagram show up in the categories "Astronomical diagrams" and "Comets".

When picking categories, try to choose a specific category ("Astronomical diagrams") over a generic one ("Illustrations").

Thanks again for your uploads! More information about categorization can be found in Commons:Categories, and don't hesitate to leave a note on the help desk.

BotMultichillT 10:15, 7 September 2009 (UTC)

Maps on referendum[edit]

Hallo Cortsec, I have noticed that you have replaced this map with this one.

What is te reason behind this? The two maps do not appear to be compatible. There are green areas in the first map which have no colours in the second map.

Greetings --Furfur (talk) 13:46, 2 March 2010 (UTC)


Yes, This map mixxed two types of map. The first (blue and orange) represents the decision of the City Council about the referendum (Blue, the Council was agree, and orange the Council wasn't agree). The second (green or red) represents the result of the referendum (Green, the majority of the people say Yes, and Red, the majority of the people say No independence).--Cortsenc (talk) 16:02, 18 April 2010 (UTC)



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Thank you for participating in Wiki Loves Monuments 2012!

Dear Cortsenc,
Thank you for contributing to Wiki Loves Monuments 2012, and for sharing your pictures with the whole world!

Thanks to the participation of people like you, the contest gathered more than 350,000 pictures of cultural heritage objects from 36 countries around the world, becoming the largest photography competition to have ever taken place.

You can find all your pictures in your upload log, and are of course very welcome to keep uploading images and help develop Wikimedia Commons, even though you will not be able to win more prizes (just yet).

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Wiki Loves Public Art about to take off!

Dear Cortsenc,
During May we are running Wiki Loves Public Art, a photo contest focused on getting photographs of artworks and sculptures uploaded to Wikimedia Commons.

Have a look at the lists of objects included, and of participating GLAMs in your country, and upload as many images as you can.

Kind regards,
the organizers of Wiki Loves Public Art

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Thank you for participating in Wiki Loves Monuments 2013! Please help with this survey.

Dear Cortsenc,
Thank you for contributing to Wiki Loves Monuments 2013, and for sharing your pictures with the whole world! We would like to ask again a few minutes of your time.

Thanks to the participation of people like you, the contest gathered more than 365,000 pictures of cultural heritage objects from more than 50 countries around the world, becoming the largest photography competition to have ever taken place.

You can find all your pictures in your upload log, and are of course very welcome to keep uploading images and help develop Wikimedia Commons, even though you will not be able to win more prizes (just yet).

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Kind regards,
the Wiki Loves Monuments team

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Thank you for taking part in the Wiki Loves Monuments participants' survey!

Dear Cortsenc,

Thank you for taking part in the Wiki Loves Monuments participants' survey. Your answers will help us improve the organization of future photo contests!

In case you haven't filled in the questionnaire yet, you can still do so during the next 7 days.

And by the way: the winning pictures of this year's international contest have been announced. Enjoy!

Kind regards,
the Wiki Loves Monuments team

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