Grants:IdeaLab/Contribution Scaling and Badges
What Wikimedia project(s) and specific areas will you be evaluating?
Is this project measuring a specific space on a project (e.g. deletion discussions), or the project as a whole?
Describe your idea. How might it be implemented?
I want to share my experience using Wikipedia first. There seems to be plenty of minor mistakes in articles while reading. As mistakes may happen it can be corrected by some other editor. But while looking at the profile of Veronica actress Sandra Escacena I found name of some Indian guy in the spouse section. These are intentional deeds which must be monitored. So in order to check the genuineness of the editors there must be some effective methods. Having a strong regional representatives who have knowledge in particular sector is good. Lets say I am good at sports reporting then I should be granted some sports badge which can be upgraded as local, regional, national and global. A proper observation of the article must bee made by them before making it live. Also frequent regional wiki meets is most. It makes editors and users more involving.
Are there experienced Wikimedians who can help implement this project?
If applicable, please list groups or usernames of individuals who you can work with on this project, and what kind of work they will do.
How would your measurement idea help your community make better decisions?
After you are finished measuring or evaluating your Wikimedia project, how do you expect that information to be used to benefit the project?
A correct information does shows the society the true world.
Do you think you can implement this idea? What support do you need?
Do you need people with specific skills to complete this idea? Are there any financial needs for this project? If you can’t implement this project, can you scale down your project so it is doable?
About the idea creator
I am a young enthusiast freelance content writer from Nepal. I am interested in reading biographies of businessmen, sport personalities and actors in Wikipedia.
Expand your idea
Would a grant from the Wikimedia Foundation help make your idea happen? You can expand this idea into a grant proposal.
No funding needed?
Does your idea not require funding, but you're not sure about what to do next? Not sure how to start a proposal on your local project that needs consensus? Contact Chris Schilling on-wiki at I JethroBT (WMF) (talk · contribs) or via e-mail at cschillingwikimedia.org for help!