Grants:IdeaLab/Wikipedia: Scope of Betterment

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Wikipedia: Scope of Betterment
We are Wikipedians and along with its contents, we form Wikipedia. Wikipedia has its strengths and weaknesses and we can make a difference. Let us discuss how we can improve Wikipedia for the better
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created on05:15, 20 February 2017 (UTC)

Project idea[edit]

What is the problem you're trying to solve?[edit]

What problem are you trying to solve by doing this project? This problem should be small enough that you expect it to be completely or mostly resolved by the end of this project. Remember to review the tutorial for tips on how to answer this question.
Wikipedia has its strengths and weaknesses. We can put in our proposals about how we think that Wikipedia could be improved. We can work on those issues and we could try to resolve those issues by the end of this project.

What is your solution?[edit]

For the problem you identified in the previous section, briefly describe your how you would like to address this problem. We recognize that there are many ways to solve a problem. We’d like to understand why you chose this particular solution, and why you think it is worth pursuing. Remember to review the tutorial for tips on how to answer this question.
Let the problems come as subsections of this section. Thereafter a discussion can pursue on how that target can be achieved.

Project goals[edit]

What are your goals for this project? Your goals should describe the top two or three benefits that will come out of your project. These should be benefits to the Wikimedia projects or Wikimedia communities. They should not be benefits to you individually. Remember to review the tutorial for tips on how to answer this question.
Improving Wikipedia

Who will you be doing outreach with?[edit]

Get Involved[edit]

About the idea creator[edit]

I am a long term Wikipedian. I am a doctor by training and profession. I usually contribute to medical articles on English Wikipedia. I am also a member of the Editorial Board of WikiJournal of Medicine.



Expand your idea[edit]

Would a grant from the Wikimedia Foundation help make your idea happen? You can expand this idea into a grant proposal.

Expand into a Rapid Grant
Expand into a Project Grant

No funding needed?[edit]

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 for help!