Grants:IdeaLab/Vanity detector

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Vanity detector
Provide to Wikimedia Community a resource for improving wikimedians inter-relation.
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created on18:08, 20 July 2018 (UTC)

Project ideaEdit

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?
All Wikipedia, more, noticeboards related to administrators / common editors.

Describe your idea. How might it be implemented?Edit

Provide details about the method or process of how you will evaluate your community or collect data. Does your idea involve private or personally identifying information? Take a look at the Privacy Policy for Wikimedia’s guidelines in this area.
An appropriate evaluation methodology, with punctuation criteria can be implemented on each page, providing a means of statistical calculation of ... vanity.

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.
I do not know who can implement this idea. But, it's easy to find it.

How will you know if this project is successful? What are some outcomes that you can share after the project is completed?Edit

I hope such result maybe feedbak on my userpage.

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?
I hope such result maybe given in feedbak on my userpage.

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?
I prefer such project must be implemented by others.

Get InvolvedEdit

About the idea creatorEdit

I am only a guardian, a vigilant at Wikimedia.


  • Advisor As a vigilant, only. Aainitio (talk) 18:19, 20 July 2018 (UTC)


  • Vanity has been so much recorrent at Wikimedia evironment. Aainitio (talk) 18:20, 20 July 2018 (UTC)
Calculate the vanity? And how do you think to do this? Moreover being in the same time guardian, vigilant, idea creator, advisor, participant and endorse yourself ;-). Camelia (talk) 16:50, 22 July 2018 (UTC)

Expand your ideaEdit

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

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 for help!