# Research:New page creator

Standard metric
New page creator
Specification
A new page creator is a newly registered user creating ${\displaystyle 1}$ new content page in a Wikimedia project within ${\displaystyle 24}$ hours of registration.
Measures
Related metrics
New editor
Status
draft

This page proposes a canonical definition of a "new page creator", a standardized user class describing new registered users who create articles.

## Contents

### WMF standardization

• We define a content page any page in a project's content namespace (in Wikipedia this is the article namespace, also known as namespace 0: pages created outside of this namespaces are not considered "content" pages for the purpose of analytics).
• The definition of this metric is otherwise based on the same assumptions as the new editor definition.
• TODO: clarify how cross-namespace moves and draft creations should be dealt with.

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