P2P Foundation Wiki Taxonomy Maintenance

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P2P Foundation Wiki Taxonomy Maintenance

This article outlines short and long term goals with regards to changes or modifications to the wiki taxonomy.

Other pages that are related:

Keep in Mind

This document focuses on particular categories and actions needed to bring them into alignment with the P2P Foundation Wiki Taxonomy article.

The current direction is to maintain a low barrier to entry, which means providing an easy way for users to add categories to pages, and that limits the

Simple is good. It's important that users, especially new users, feel comfortable adding information and that they don't run into any big complexity issues.

P2P Foundation Knowledge Commons as Primary Container for Article Subcategories

These are now established and outlined in the P2P Foundation Wiki Taxonomy article, which is a resource of second resort for users inquiring into advanced category usage. Additionally, highly specific instructions are included at Help:Using Categories for new editors.

The core subcategories currently contained within the Category:P2P Foundation Knowledge Commons are:


Outstanding Tasks for Categorization

  • Categorize Michel Bauwens's ordered Book into the Category:P2P Theory
  • Categorize uncategorized pages into at least one of the sub-subcategories of the Category:P2P Foundation Knowledge Commons
  • Categorize pages with a country category. See Category:World for examples
  • Move Category:Individuals pages to Category:Bios by applying the right category. Then move the page itself by renaming it with Firstname Lastname (instead of last first).
    • Do a search and merge duplicates along the way.
  • Use a bot to change Peerproduction to Peer Production and the like throughout the site.