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WikiProject Michigan is a WikiProject formed to foster better articles on the U.S. state of Michigan with a spirit of cooperation. This page and its subpages contain suggestions on formatting and layout of articles, which can be discussed at the project's talk page To participate, simply add your name at the members page. To follow changes to Michigan-related articles, see Michigan recent changes and Michigan-related deletion requests.

Divisions Scope[edit]

This project covers the creation and editing of articles related to the U.S. State Michigan, its cities, counties, geography, transportation, culture, history and so on. It aims to expand Wikipedia's resources on Michigan in a fair and accurate manner.

Participants Participants[edit]

You can find a list of participants here. Joining WikiProject Michigan is easy - just add your username to the list. When joining the project, you should watch this page. This allows you to keep up-to-date with discussions about the project on the talk page.

Articles[edit]

FA Featured articles[edit]

Articles on Michigan-related subjects, not necessarily improved to Featured Status by this WikiProject. Full list

Economics and Business Economics and Business[edit]

Education Education[edit]

Geography Geography[edit]

History History[edit]

Landmarks Landmarks[edit]

Michiganders Notable Michiganders[edit]

Transportation Transportation[edit]

Featured lists[edit]

Featured pictures[edit]

FAC Peer review/Featured article candidates (FAC)[edit]

Articles on Michigan-related subjects in Peer Review prior to Featured Article submission.

GA Good articles (GA)[edit]

Articles on Michigan-related subjects in Peer Review prior to Featured Article submission

DYK Did you know? (DYK)[edit]

Articles on Michigan-related subjects featured on the Main Page's Did you know? section:

Assessment[edit]

Project divisions Project divisions[edit]

  • Assessment (talk) – Assessment of Michigan-related article quality and importance
  • Categorization (talk) – Categorization of Michigan-related articles
  • Cities (talk) – Cities, towns, villages and counties
  • Physical geography (talk) – Regions, parks, climate, physical features
  • Transportation (talk) – Roads, trails and rails in and around Michigan
  • Culture (talk) – Music, art, icons, mass communication
  • People (talk) – includes Michigan natives and those residents who have shaped Michigan
  • Government (talk) – Governance, as well as federal, state and local politics in relation to Michigan
  • History (talk) – history of Michigan during and prior to statehood

Resources Resources[edit]

Infoboxes Infoboxes[edit]

Stubs Stubs[edit]

If the priority articles in the top of this page don't interest you, you can always expand one of these stubs.

Templates Templates[edit]

  • {{WikiProject Michigan}} - Template stating this article is a part of this wikiproject; placed on the top of talk pages, not on article pages
  • {{Michigan-protected-area-stub}} - Stub notice for Michigan articles dealing specifically with protected areas in Michigan; placed at the bottom of article pages.
  • {{Michigan-geo-stub}} - Stub notice for Michigan articles dealing specifically with locations or geographical features in Michigan; placed at the bottom of article pages.
  • {{Michigan-stub}} - Stub notice for all other Michigan articles; placed at the bottom of article pages

For Michigan-related articles needing a photograph, use {{Image requested|in=Michigan}} in the talk page, which adds the article to Category:Wikipedia requested photographs in Michigan. You can help Wikipedia by uploading freely licensed photographs for these articles to Wikimedia Commons.

The Free Image Search Tool may be able to locate suitable images on other web sites.

The Image Existence Checker shows articles in this list that have images.

Userboxes[edit]

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Flag of Detroit, Michigan This user is a member of the Michigan WikiProject's
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{{User WikiProject Michigan/Detroit}}
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{{User interest Michigan}}

External links Websites[edit]


Other Michigan projects[edit]

Tools[edit]

Main tool page: toolserver.org
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.

External watchlist[edit]

Directory Directory of WikiProjects

 

Council WikiProject Council

 

Guide Guide to WikiProjects