Community Wishlist Survey 2021/Multimedia and Commons/More Video on Commons

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  • Problem: Wikipedia is relaying too much on text whilst video is becoming more important as information source for new generation. To upload a video to commons you have to be a real techies to have the right format which is not obvious for anyone.
  • Who would benefit: all users: new generation and people who has reading difficulties
  • Proposed solution: provide a way to import open licence video from video platforms e.g. vimeo or provide a simple way to convert video to the acceptable commons format.
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  • Proposer: Yamen (talk) 13:18, 21 November 2020 (UTC)

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