Wikimedia Fellowships/Project Ideas/Feedback Dashboard response team organizer

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A fellowship project to scale and sustain the Feedback Dashboard response team initiative WP:RESPONSE (currently on EN and NL) across language communities and projects.

Activities might include:

  • communicating across languages and projects about the dashboard and response team to determine if the feature is of interest to these communities
  • recruiting and coordinating volunteers to form and maintain a task force on each language/project
  • developing best practices and training toolkits for responders


The Moodbar/Feedback Dashboard is one of the WMF features projects specifically targeting the issue of new editor retention. The project needs a dedicated community lead to expand and catalyze the pool of responders, so they can be effective at helping new users who provide feedback. Note, this project is a reverse version of the "Feedback Dashboard analytics fellowship", the focus for this version of a fellowship project would be specifically on organizing people rather than analytics, and I thought it might be worth framing a version of this project separately to see if it is of particular interest. The 2 versions of the Feedback Dashboard project could be combined into 1 fellowship, or we could potentially have 2 fellows working together.

Submitted by[edit]

Siko Bouterse - suggesting this as a potential fellowship project for someone else to take on.


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  • This tool looks really good, but I think there should be more people responding immediately, that the user (newbie) gets help very fast. With the time rapidly decrease his/her enthusiasm.--Juandev (talk) 18:24, 3 April 2012 (UTC)