Strategic Planning:Books/All Proposals

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List of all proposals by subject as of 28/08/2011. The script to generate this page can be found at User:He!ko/Category-tree 2 book.

Proposals for new features
.WIKI. and .WK. top level domains
A quick and easy way to release all rights to a contribution for anonymous users
AJAX based quick editing
Add user comments possibility
Better View History
Build WikiProject tools into MediaWiki
Collaborative Google Wave-based Wikipedia editing
Comment function
Contributor diaries
Digital Archaeology
Easier Editing
Filtering out vandalism in edit history
Geonotice improvements
Global watchlists
Improve transparency of article status and the editing process
Launch 'My Wikipedia'
More precise referencing
Most wanted articles or WIKI-links
New tag for forced substitution of templates
Pages that Cite this Article links
Project future statistics for each article
Pseudonymous PGP
Rimedo por facile kaj rapide forlasi siajn rajtojn pri kontribuaĵo senensaluta
Search in specific wikis
Smart category browsing
Stardict dictionaries from Wiktionary
Stop using wikis for tasks for which wikis are not suitable
Storage capacity saving
Support OpenID
Support for high resolution images
The third party authors
To build a well formed wiki markup language
Tools for tracking reuse of Commons media
Turning off inline citations
Use Geonotices on larger wikipedias to promote local language pedias
Use ReCaptcha
Virtual wikis needed
Watch Category option
Плавающая панель с поиском и меню (Floating pane with search and menu)
Mesclagem na autenticação de login Google com o Wikipedia (vice-versa).
Proposals related to API
Image API
Implement OAuth for MediaWiki (and employ in Wikimedia)
Interoperability (Wiki-to-Wiki interoperability)
JavaServer Pages (JSP) and templates
Object-oriented API for articles
Platform Centric
RPC-based facebook-esque API
Separate content from style
Wikimedia editor
Wikimedia to use TSAI
Proposals for graphics-related features
Allow upload of flash animations
Blender Integration
Get another CMS for Commons
Infographic interactivity
Java applet support
Map conventions
Markup for Maps
Markup for charts and graphs
More Graphs and Less Math=More Approachable
Multimedia File Formats Standards to maximise bandwith efficiency
OSM relate, Encyclopedic OpenStreetMap
OSM relate, Online 2.0 SVG editor
Sound and video bites
Text or Syntax driven Charts, Diagrams, Graphs and more
Visualization methods
WikiGIS -- Setup a GeoServer to Share Georeferenced Data
Proposals for data-related features
A central repository of all language independent data
Base de donnée interlangue
BibTeX database and Bibliography namespace
Consider use of Apache Jackrabbit GQL
Data-driven content
Getting more information
Globalize Reliable Sources
IBM NetRexx scripting
More multi dialect wikis
Structured Data
Weather tracking
Proposals for interactive instruction
Add game-like features
Assessment content
Audio offerings
Develop systems for accuracy review
Embedded live user assistance
Foundations for Interactive Articles
Include competitive approaches to creating content
Integrated educational experience
Record and upload sound clips in web application
Wikimedia for Education
Wikipedia Interactive
Proposals for new authentication features
Extend Wikipedia to include external authentication
Proposal:Upgrade Mediawiki as a filesystem management tool
Proposals for technical improvement
Development of Interactive Content Authoring Tool
Endorse OpenDocument format or XWiki OfficeImporter
Host Wikipedia from Space
Improve email system
Include a boss key
MediaWiki Admin Control Panel
Multiple watchlists
Tech transparency
Proposals related to Semantic MediaWiki
A 'common knowledge' database - like 'Cyc'
A Visual Representation of the Worlds Knowledge
Dublin Core
General requirements in matter of knowledges representation
Key Concepts
Knowledge Representation One Step Further
Make Commons more accessible to the average visitor
Make Semantic Annotations Possible
Semantic wiki-web
Templates and same sections for related articles
Wikijobs job search engine
Proposals for advertising and outreach
A "be bold" campaign
A series of videos to dissuade vandals, encourage new editors, welcome and inform newbies of key editing policies and perhaps more
An animated series based on Wikipedia
Brand name consolidation
Can Wikimedia Become A 300 Million People Movement By 2020?
Contest to win a special Wikipedia DVD designed just for the contest winner
Directed community fundraising
Drop the idea that everyone can contribute knowledge
Getting more in touch with people who have no Internet access
Hold Wiki knowledge drives
Hold a Wikipedia field day at Valley Heights Secondary School
Il faut des éditeurs, tout simplement
Interweave with Real World
Involving older people
KiIsWhoWi social net
Make Wikipedia better known ("smaller" languages)
Make a country song using Wikipedia as a theme
Me gustaria ver a wikipedia en
Mi Wikipedia en Español en 5 Años
Partner with the Royal Ontario Museum
Pay for a flyer in Esperanto
Proposal for indian market
Reach out by active promotion of content in wiki-weak large languages
Search engine presence
Set better example for Mass Media
Sponsor a NASCAR Sprint Cup race in 2010 or 2011
Stupidity of increasingly smaller crowds
Teach people about Wikipedia at Epcot Center
Voice of the Customer
Volunteer Management practices to Expand Participation
WikiWords - A way to advertise wikipedia in other websites
Wikifying browser
Wikipedia as a UNESCO intangible cultural heritage of humanity
Wikipedia comic strip
Wikipedia in homeless shelters
Wikipedia the Musical
Proposals for supporting other communities
Building a database of all books ever published
Mirror,, and
Track bugs in other projects impeding our progress
Translator (Hire a sufficient number of professional translators)
Proposals related to content partnerships
Approach potential merger partners, and be open to mergers and partnerships
Develop cooperation model with educational publishing companies
GLAMwiki (for cooperation with galleries, libraries, archives and museums)
Local image and content hunting and digitalizing
Reassess the Bundesarchiv deal
To diversify participation and create high quality content we should use amateur resources
Volunteer grant writing support
Wiki-assisted University and School
Proposals for outreach collaboration
Engage expatriate populations for their language and the language of the new country
Improve interfacing with academia
Mention Wikipedia on PBS Kids Go television shows
Partner with the Smithsonian
Proposals for outreach funding
Funding of Free knowledge centers in poverty areas
Hire brand ambassadors
I want to see Wikipedia win the Nobel Prize
Scholarships for contributors who bring vital articles to featured status
Sponsored research and development
Wikischolarships (individuals are granted online access to paid scientific publications)
Proposals for outreach multimedia
Official Anthem for English Wikipedia
Sponsor a "Wikipedia loves Threadless" design challenge
Wiki - On Screen
Wiki Broadcast
Wikimedia TV
Wikipedia TV station on Bell ExpressVu
Wikipedia for PlayStation 3 on Blu-Ray
Proposals for outreach text
Newsletter (digest-type email with changes according to watchlist)
Publicize reference desk services and article readership statistics
Tutorials for finding peer-reviewed secondary literature
Volunteer Toolkit
Proposals for outreach events
Develop an online Wikimania conference
Events (Ongoing support of community-run events)
Wiki Eventos
Proposals for improving usability
'go to top' buttons at every section title
A beginners video tutorial on how to use wikimedia sites
Actually delete old deleted articles
Algorithm to assign an estimated credibility to articles
Auto sign on talk pages (done)
Be More Inclusive and Friendly to Newbies
Be more free and easy
Better System For Discussions
Between blue links and red links
Change name of operation "move" to "rename"
Change upload form
Create widgets to embed Wiki articles in all pages
Dictionary extensions
Editeur wysiwyg
Editing usability improvements
Embedding templates deeper (for each type of content)
Improve software, keep up with the times
Make the editing of the articles easier
Mark a watched page as visited and compare since latest visit
Named revisions and coalesced revisions
Navigation between the different projects
New Software for new strategies
Redirect to Main Page
Rethink categorization and listing
Right to Left support
Right to left printable version pictures problem
Spice it up a bit, make it easier
Tidy up and simplify the warnings on the edit page
Universal User Page
Universal login eligibility by default
Upload and release pre-existing content
Video-format presentation of article history
Visualize revision history in a fancy way
WYSIWYG default editor
Welcome all useful new users, if necessary by a bot
Wikipedia should have the same editing tools as this site
Proposals for extra avenues of access
Cep telefonumda
Distributed Wikipedia
Editing in Internet cafés
Gateway to Information
In a Hardcovered Book
Internationalise the Toolserver
Internetless users the way is Wiki backups !
Make Global contribs and Commons user gallery on Toolserver work
Mobile platform flexibilities
Offline Wikipedia
Publish a collectors edition wikibreviated
Unblock formerly open IP addresses
Wiki On-The-Go
Wiki in a Stick, with auto-update
Wikipedia for MS-DOS
Wikipedia kiosks in Wal-Mart
Wikipedia through phones
Многоязыковая поддержка с профессиональными переводчиками (Multi-language support with professional translators)
Proposals for improving media usability
Concise Image Commons
Easier video submitting
Inline SVG preference
Librsvg development funding
Making editing & adding media simpler
Strengthen video creation
Up loading facilities
Wikibay - torrents for large mediafiles
Proposals for improving content
Future-driven Wikipedia
Make Wikimedia projects scale
More appropriate support and development for multimedia content
Reader-driven layouts and content
Survey our readers as to what they expect from Wikipedia
Proposals for improving content coverage
Change Wikipedia Notability Guidelines
Core topics complete
Describe how stuff works
Encourage laid-off automobile workers to edit Wikipedia articles related to the worldwide recession
Local lore and heritage
People should be allowed to create autobiographies
Wiki labs to acquire photos
Proposals to add media
3D Museums
3D Space Maps and Database
Collaboration with Flickr
More photographs
Proyecto de Wikimedia de animaciónes y juegos didácticos
Wiki Expeditions
Wikimedia project of animations and educational games
Proposals for improving content quality
Allow image rating for Commons
Apply levels of importance
Comparison with printed encyclopaedias
Create Scientific, Popular and Hobby encyclopedia levels
Editor attribution and better citation handling for editors
Encouraging process improvement
Every piece of information in Wikipedia should be cited
Explore how interface affects behaviour
Faire une différence visible entre le "fond" de l'article et les adjonctions non vérifiées
Forbid tags (editing process templates and metamessages) in articles
Hire people to check the credibility of certain wikis
Keep the contents legal
Maggior controllo degli scritti
More multimedia elements (Mehr Multimediale Aspekte einfließen lassen)
Multiple revision for wiki (basic,advance)
Parallel articles in same article space for controversial topics
Raising and resolving article quality issues
Reliable content
Separación de Poderes
Solutions for citations and unsure facts
Standardization of text structures
State of the Art Wikimedia
Submissions get a "editor, inspect this" (allow readers to request review)
Support the fight against cross wiki vandalism
WhiteWiki, BlackWiki, GreyWiki
Wikipedia Fairness Act
Proposals for improving content quality related to peer-review
Academic Peer Review -layer
Enable school usage and acceptance (done)
Expert review
Peer review by academic institutions
Proposals for improving content quality related to restricted editing
A Wikipedia of "Locked" Featured Articles
Academic web2
Attract actual experts
Authoring groups
Create editorial boards to oversee editing of controversial topic areas
Divide Wikipedia
Editorial teams (Redaktionen)
Embrace professionalism
Flag Featured article diffs
Hire experts and don't allow changes from original
Intelligent Editors
Legitimizing a Scholarly Collaborative
Make institutional adoptation possible
Stable Release Tab
Proposals for ending anonymity
Create a reputation system and require logging-in to edit
Get rid of the global anonymity
How to make wikipedia a safe encyclopedia
Less anonymity
Proposals for new projects
A Wikipedia Museum
A repository for reminiscences
AMERIV - InspirationsPlattform
Academic degree from Wikimedia
Accessibility for deaf and visually impaired communities
Become an encyclopedia of Applied Science
Chronologically Lewis (a major resource for the biography of C. S. Lewis)
Coordination des nouveaux médias
Create Broader Book Interface
Create WikiProject Nanotechnology
Create a 2nd Wikipedia for knowlege without sources
Develop a copyright enforcement system
Go music
Life in the Year 2105 Wiki
Links repository project
Motley's Crew Wikipedia
Multi-level Articles (By Difficulty)
Nomenclature and Etymology
Nonfree media vault or time capsule
Open the Archives
PopularTourism- A wiki application for sharing all Mexican tourism information
Preparing a translation machine
Proposal Entertainment
Recognize that Wikipedia is more than an encyclopedia and fork it
Simple Wikipedias
Sub-Wikipedias for towns, districts, villages,
Symptom based disease search
The ultimate dictionary
Visual dictionary
Wiki ESP
Wiki Idea Generator
Wiki Preschool
Wiki Shopping Mall
Wiki weddings
WikiChrono project
WikiVote (global surveys)
Wikimedia Web Annotation system
Wikimedia with every song on
Wikipedia exclusively for Kids
Wikipedia music radio
Proposals for new languages
A Brazilian Portuguese Wikipedia
American English Wikipedia
Canadian English Wikipedia
Canadian French Wikipedia
Create Wikisource for Yiddish
Merging inactive wikiprojects of small languages
New wiki language
Thai Language based Wikimedia
Proposals for volunteer support
Advance deletions to be retired or userfied pages
Alumni-organization (send email and welcome returnees)
Be nice
Better research tools
Build experts communities
Community sustainability
Core wikipedias
Create a new user-class, Proven
Distribute computers to schools in developing countries
Eliminate vandals on sight
Establish community of wiki members in specific areas or locals
Extend editors' identity creation
German Wikipedia respecting the rules of civil communication
Help people understand the variety of ways in which the may contribute
Improve user page security
Make sure "Most wanted articles" is working in English and other languages
Regional Working Groups
Representative mediation (dispute resolution)
Require x amount of admins for a decision
Resolution for friendly editing
Reward editors
Run an annual prize for best featured content
Sandbox for each article
Survey Former users
White tie gala for Wikipedia
WikiPals-A global brotherhood of Wikipedians
Wikimedia projects rules of behaviour as the basis for a system of ethics for an Artificial Inteligence
Wikinews Accredited Reporter Identity Cards
Wikipedia Fundraising Strategy (small donations)
Proposals for Foundation structure and function
Board transparency
Delete All Wikimedia Projects
Display the Green Fan (EvoSwitch) logo
Emergency Slimdown
Foundation manages Board elections
Go beyond the Wikis
Keep the servers running
Make Wikimedia scale
Re-hire Larry Sanger
Reaching the Third World
Stay the same
Wikimedia Internship
Wikimedia foundation to act as sponsor for free culture projects
Proposals for distributed infrastracture
Distributed Infrastructure
Distributed backup of Wikimedia content
Donated remote proxy server network
MVC Strategy Observations
P2P storage
Third World Wikipedia Mirroring
Proposals for regional organization
A Wikimedia Regional Chapter in Brantford, Ontario, Canada
Branch in East asia
Establishment of offices in India
Improve WMF-chapter relationships
International Wikimedia Chapters Network
Los Angeles Chapter
Office in Africa
Thematic Chapters
Wikimedia Regional Chapter in Woodstock, Ontario, Canada
Wikipedia office in Mexico
Work on developing a sustainable international structure
Proposals to obtain funding
Advertisments on High-Traffic pages
Chapter and money
Charge for extra Userspace
Create new projects and put them for sale
Identify donors with an icon
Tip Jar for Editors
Users Can Choose to Take Advertising
Wikipedia Adwords
Wikipedia Fund
Proposals on funding through advertising
Ads (Werbung auf Wikipedia-Seiten)
Alternative main page with advertisement linking and financing add free wiki pages
Cooperate with
Corporate sponsors via corporate pages
Micro advertisement box
No Advertising
The german Wikipedia should remain advertisement-free
Proposals for strategic planning
Call for Proposals
Call for proposals always open
Clubs for 0.5 mil. & 100 thousand articles Wikipedias
Defining and enhancing analytics from Wikipedia data
Dump Task forces on this wiki and start real work ourselves
Francisez le tableau des 12 propositions
How to build a proposal review community
Integrate Melancholie's statistics
Language demand statistics
Long term strategy development
Read the Proposals as Videos on youtube
Strategic meetings
Synch with Meta
Proposals to enable existing features
A MediaWiki Parser in C
Article modification alert (done)
Better Video
Change languages quickly
Commenting on Wikinews
Digital scrapbook
Embedding video files from different archives
Enable merging of accounts, and do this to abusive sockpuppets
Graveyard (Attic repository for discarded paragraphs)
Hub Page
Include standard and frequently-used templates in the editing toolbar
Interwikis and categories outside article code
Offer Google translation services with cursor hover over word in webpage
Pageview count
Show number of users watching a page
Spider popular project page interwikis
View deleted pages
Proposals for reforming policy and governance
Allow CSL licensing for Wikibooks
Care to prevent Wikipedia privatization
Focus primarily on content
More pictures, easier licensing (Mehr Fotos, einfachere Lizenzierung)
No more Fair Use
Rebranding and Aesthetical changes
Rewriting of oversight policy
Values - what is important to us, as an organization?
Proposals for existing features
'Printer friendly' links for articles
Allow people to upload up to two videos on a wiki page only if it is about the subject
Article Short-Summaries
Assignment for version number to each article
Change usergroup name "Oversight"
Delete sighted versions
Distinguish Between "Articles to be Treated as Sources" and "Articles to be Treated as References"
Filter content based on desired level of detail
Lecture notes to wiki
Optional Joystix font
RSS and or Atom feeds per article
Speedy deletion - 24 hour pause for some articles
To create standard basic table template accross Wiki
Wikitutorials-learn anything in chapters
관리자에의해 삭제된 사용자 작성문건 열람권을 작성 사용자에게 제공
글 작성자의 임시 저장 페이지 생성
Proposals for existing languages
MediaWiki language and project support
Proposals for improving accessibility
Create an accessibility committee
Searching for articles by typing a question
Proposals for interwiki issues
A central wiki for interlanguage links
Extended use of interwiki
Global templates
Hotcat interwiki script
Interlanguage reunification
Interwiki links for redlinks
Proposals for language issues
Combination of all languages into a unipedia
Content translated automatically
Easy move between wikis
Integrated tool to assist in translations
Integration across languages and WMF projects
Make it more universal
Multilingual Wiktionary
Revive and save the Yiddish languge
Support African languages
Support every language rendering
To make contents of the encyclopedia more accessible to a computer analysis
Un support universel de consultation établi
Une interface épurée et dépouillée pour les sites de la Wikimedia Foundation
Wikimedia Help (A single wiki to centralize all of the help content)
Wikiversity & Wikipedia sharing articles
Proposals for editor awards or rewards
New marketing concept in social media in 4 phases
Proposals for reducing in-fighting
Administrative hierarchy
Authority over content disputes
End of the democracy game or downfall
Proposals for reforming policy and governance of Wikimedia projects
Back to the roots
End of the Power games
Give Rollbackers some blocking rights
Insist on metric units
Inspector generals, ombudsmen, and little guy advocates
Remove JimboWales name from Rules