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WikiProject Media

Tuesday 23 September 2014

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WikiProject Media has a two-fold purpose: 1) To improve the organization and quality of existing articles, categories, lists and resources, of or related to print or electronic media and to help generate ideas for new items and expansion to same. 2) To improve the organization and quality of existing articles, categories, lists and resources, of or related to mass media and to help generate ideas for new items and expansion to same.

Our aim is to have this WikiProject assist other Wikipedians in positive and constructive ways, for the betterment of this universe of articles and resources and to Wikipedia as a whole.

If you are new to WikiProjects, take some time to get familiar with what WikiProjects are all about. For new and experienced Project participants, your comments are invited at the Project's talk page.

Goals[edit]

This project was formed primarily to develop an objective approach to a conceptual framework, that might shed some light on systemic bias within the Mass media industries. The scope has been expanded to be inclusive of the circumstances of the technology involved, as it applies to the cultures it effects.

Scope[edit]

Log line -- A broadbased WikiProject covering 1) the technical and creative factors required for print and electronic media, and 2) the economic and social issues related to media.

  1. Technical and application:
    1. All articles relating to Media, mediums of all types and formats, covering -- acquisition, editorial, creative, authoring, delivery, transmission, storage, archiving, consumer and professional equipment and formats, networks, broadcast, cable, microwave, satellite transmission and low-power broadcasting.
  2. Theory, analysis, economics, ethics, criticism
    1. Articles dealing with specific issues in mass media, media regulatory issues, media culture, electronic journalism, media bias, news propaganda, criticism, media ethics, standards and practices, media economics, news industry, political media, media creative specialties and skill sets.

Open tasks[edit]

edit·history·watch·refresh Stock post message.svg To-do list for Wikipedia:WikiProject Media:

Participants[edit]

Put # {{user2|YOURUSERNAME}} in this section in order to become a part of the project:

  1. Bine maya (talk · contribs · count)
  2. Calicocat (talk · contribs · count)
  3. ebmonkey2 (talk · contribs · count)
  4. Flatterworld (talk · contribs · count)
  5. Guidewell (talk · contribs) (medically retired concert and recording pianoforte technician - instrumental in the introduction of computer technology into the music industry during the 1980s with special emphasis on the adoption of various media types for music, music literature and music education presentation)
  6. Humbleradio (talk · contribs · count)
  7. Jorfer (talk · contribs · count)
  8. Lighthead (talk · contribs · count)
  9. Maurreen (talk · contribs · count)
  10. Parhamr (talk · contribs · count)
  11. Quinobi (talk · contribs · count)
  12. Qxukhgiels (talk · contribs · count)
  13. SeanMon411 (talk · contribs · count)
  14. Thomprod (talk · contribs · count)
  15. Tinminer (talk · contribs · count)
  16. Will Lakeman (talk · contribs · count)
  17. Donegal92 (talk · contribs · count)
  18. Marianian (talk · contribs · count) (mathematics A-level [disambiguation needed] student)
  19. Pro66 (talk · contribs · count) (study media for few years)
  20. CTPlurker (talk · contribs · count)
  21. TomCat4680 (talk · contribs · count) interested in improving news and sports TV channel articles, as well as local TV stations, radio stations and local sports TV and radio networks articles.
  22. Sean (talk · contribs · count)
  23. Jettparmer (talk · contribs · count)
  24. Austenten (talk · contribs · count) - Looking to deepen and refine articles about social media, technology and media in general.
  25. Stephen.california (talk · contribs · count)
  26. Hamham31 (talk · contribs · count) - I love to participate here in Wikiproject. I will also share about my ideas about the television network here in my country Philippines.
  27. Andrewaskew (talk · contribs · count) - Focused on pages at the convergence of belief, society, and media. That and the Simpsons.
  28. Kylestewart98 (talk) 02:35, 11 November 2012 (UTC)
  29. Zalunardo8 (talk · contribs · count)
  30. LinaWright (talk · contribs · count) Former communications & media scholar
  31. Vibrantmatter (talk · contribs · count) Cyberhetoric & Media Studies
  32. Rhododendrites (talk · contribs · count)
  33. chastized (talk · contribs · count) Editor and Master's candidate in New Media Journalism

Templates[edit]

Infoboxes[edit]

Stub templates[edit]

Project templates[edit]

The following templates are in use in this project:

Articles[edit]

Project relevant Wikipedia articles[edit]

Articles can be found at: Category:WikiProject Media

The media (disambiguation) page.

New Wikipedia articles related to Media[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Media-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Main Wikipedia page. DYK has a 72 hr. time limit from the creation of the article.

Did you know?[edit]

Article improvement drive[edit]

Wikipedia:Featured picture candidates[edit]

Collaboration of the week[edit]

Peer review[edit]

Good Articles[edit]

Featured article candidates[edit]

Featured articles[edit]

Categories and subpages[edit]

Wikipedia surveys[edit]

Ad hoc surveys[edit]

Ongoing Wikipedia surveys[edit]

Votes for deletion[edit]

Wikipedia:Templates for deletion/Log/2008 December 27#Template:Video
See talk page Wikipedia talk:WikiProject Media#Template:Video going, going ...

Requests[edit]

Request for comment[edit]

  1. May I make a request for comment (RfC) on the article Dominant group (art) that has been AfD here: Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Dominant group (art).

Requested articles[edit]

Suggestions for new projects[edit]

  1. Read Wikiproject Best practices for tips on leading a WikiProject.
  2. Create the main project page at Wikipedia:WikiProject projectname. (See Starting a new page)
  3. Create an outline on your project page:
  4. Identify pages within the scope of your project:
    • A good way to do this is to copy the listings of Special:Whatlinkshere for the most important articles related to your project.
    • You will probably want to save a copy of the list on a project status subpage.
  5. Create a project to-do list to focus and coordinate your collaborative efforts.
  6. If possible, link to a sample article to give other Wikipedians a feel for the project's goals.
  7. Advertise!

Resources[edit]

Related WikiProjects[edit]

Descendant WikiProjects[edit]

External links[edit]

Directory Directory of WikiProjects

 

Council WikiProject Council

 

Guide Guide to WikiProjects