Grants:IdeaLab/Aging of Articles
What Wikimedia project(s) and specific areas will you be evaluating?Edit
Is this project measuring a specific space on a project (e.g. deletion discussions), or the project as a whole?
Submitted articles (articles awaiting reviews)
Describe your idea. How might it be implemented?Edit
The metrics can simply be assessed by checking the ageing of the submitted articles and time taken for first and second response. Also, average time taken to publish an article.
Are there experienced Wikimedians who can help implement this project?Edit
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.
If number of articles submitted and awaiting review are on a decline and after a while do not exceed a threshold limit.
Also, overall the time taken to publish an article decreases with time : in short It would mean ease of publishing content and therefore, would lead to more content generation.
How would your measurement idea help your community make better decisions?Edit
After you are finished measuring or evaluating your Wikimedia project, how do you expect that information to be used to benefit the project?
Do you think you can implement this idea? What support do you need?Edit
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 creatorEdit
I'm an amateur wiki publisher.
Expand your ideaEdit
Would a grant from the Wikimedia Foundation help make your idea happen? You can expand this idea into a grant proposal.
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 cschilling wikimedia.org for help!