|author||sajolida <email@example.com>||2019-04-09 18:18:24 +0000|
|committer||sajolida <firstname.lastname@example.org>||2019-04-09 18:18:24 +0000|
Add my bits of the monthly report
2 files changed, 60 insertions, 20 deletions
diff --git a/wiki/src/blueprint/monthly_report/report_2019_03.mdwn b/wiki/src/blueprint/monthly_report/report_2019_03.mdwn
index 84f1c0e..4faf8d5 100644
@@ -28,9 +28,12 @@ XXX: If you feel like it and developers, foundation team, and RMs don't do it th
Release section (for example, the changes being worked on for
the next version).
-- We discussed our policy regarding languages support and started
- implementing the agreement we've reached ([[!tails_ticket 15807]],
- [[!tails_ticket 16094]], [[!tails_ticket 9956]]).
+- We agreed on a list of languages that we want to support
+ out-of-the-box in Tails and started implementing it. The [[*Additional
+ Software*|doc/first_steps/additional_software]] feature will make it possible
+ for other users to add their favorite dictionaries and language packs while
+ making our USB image a bit smaller for everybody. ([[!tails_ticket 15807]],
+ [[!tails_ticket 16095]], [[!tails_ticket 9956]])
- We identified another possible cause for partially applied
automatic upgrades ([[!tails_ticket 16603]]).
@@ -44,17 +47,53 @@ XXX: If you feel like it and developers, foundation team, and RMs don't do it th
Documentation and website
-XXX: If you feel like it and technical writers don't do it
- themselves, explore the Git history:
+- We improved how installation and upgrade instructions are linked from
+ our release notes and download pages. ([[!tails_ticket 16470]])
- git log --patch --since='1 October' --until='1 November' origin/master -- "*.*m*"
+- We documented [[how to run Tails from a USB image in
+ which is the only virtualization solution that allows you to use a
+ persistent volume in a virtual machine.
-XXX: If you feel like it and the UX team does not do it
- themselves, check the archives of tails-ux:
+- We drafted how to explain Tails in a new
+ [[homepage|blueprint/explain_tails/homepage]] and [[about
+ page|blueprint/explain_tails/about]] and tested it with 5 people with
+ the help from [Simply Secure](https://simplysecure.org/).
+ ([[!tails_ticket 16536]])
+- We analyzed the [success metrics of *Additional Software* and the
+ integration of
+ - Both features probably participated in getting our boot stats to
+ increase again (20% more since September 2019).
+ - Both features didn't change much the tech-savviness of our user
+ - The people who use *VeraCrypt* in Tails almost doubled.
+ Results are good but we expected more. We need to improve how we let
+ the world know about new features.
+- We analyzed the [success metrics for USB
+ - The percentage of people using Tails from macOS at least doubled
+ since 3.12.
+ - USB images account for 76% of our downloads and our download buttons
+ are hit 3970 times a day on average.
+- We created a new version of our logo that can be used
+ with or without tagline. ([[!tails_ticket 14835]])
+ [[!img contribute/how/promote/material/logo/tails-logo-flat.svg link="no" size="300x"]] [[!img contribute/how/promote/material/logo/tails-logo-flat-notagline.svg link="no" size="300x"]]
+- We documented *Kazam* instead of *recordMyDesktop* to [[record
+ screencasts when doing usability
+ testing|contribute/how/user_experience/recording#screencast]] because
+ it is more reliable.
Hot topics on our help desk
@@ -91,8 +130,15 @@ XXX: The fundraising team should look at the fundraising Git.
XXX: The fundraising and accounting teams should look at the archives of <email@example.com> and <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
- We documented how to [[donate in cash|donate]].
- We identified two grants/programs to apply to this year.
+- We explained on our donation page [[why we don't accept donations in
+ more cryptocurrencies|donate#other-cryptos]].
+- We updated the statistics on [[how we spend our
@@ -108,14 +154,6 @@ Past events
-- sajolida and emmapeel will be at the [Internet Freedom
- Festival](https://internetfreedomfestival.org/) on April 1–5 in
- Valencia, Spain.
- sajolida will hold there a workshop on [Creating
- usable tools from day one with paper
@@ -156,8 +194,6 @@ Metrics
* Tails has been started more than 809 770 times in March. This makes 26 121 boots a day on average.
* 9 970 downloads of the OpenPGP signature of a Tails USB image or ISO from our website.
-* WHISPERBACK bug reports were received through WhisperBack.
+* 73 bug reports were received through WhisperBack.
[[How do we know this?|support/faq#boot_statistics]]
-XXX: Ask <email@example.com> for these numbers.
diff --git a/wiki/src/contribute/how/user_experience/recording.mdwn b/wiki/src/contribute/how/user_experience/recording.mdwn
index 443744c..ed74a73 100644
@@ -2,6 +2,8 @@
Recording with a camera using <span class="application">VLC</span>
@@ -62,6 +64,8 @@ IPEVO](https://www.ipevo.com/) works fine from Tails.
- Specify a destination file under
Recording a screencast