How to edit a first section
How often an article is read
- Wikipedia article traffic statistics has traffic statistics. Current as of 3/23/2008. See the announcement.
- You can clean up "bare links" using Pywikipedia.
Deletion log tab
- You can add a tab that shows the deletion log, see User:Mr.Z-man/delLog for details.
Previewing expanded templates
What I like to edit
Random Articles, current events, Recent Change Patrol, other wiki-maintenance tasks, articles relating to governments, politics, and human behavior, articles relating to science and technology, and more.
- my contributions
- Wikipedia:WikiProject edit counters
- wannabe kate edit counting tool
- edit counter at gtools - grand total very fast
Check sound clips used in Velvet Acid Christ and remove those that don't qualify for fair use.
More cleanup of List of Presidential Medal of Freedom recipients and remove references to medaloffreedom.com wiki-wide. Archive.org link is acceptable in some places.
Look at WWEYANKS52 (talk · contribs) for possible RFA nom. Highly focused in one area, has 1 yr, 5000+ edits, low on discussion space, talk w/ him first. davidwr/(talk)/(contribs)/(e-mail) 21:25, 18 February 2009 (UTC)
Look at 2/14-15 edits by First Of All (talk · contribs)/blocked Nimbley6 sock, 126.96.36.199 (talk · contribs), 188.8.131.52 (talk · contribs), 184.108.40.206 (talk · contribs) on Scottish-related articles.
Get Category:Zoos and aquariums in Dallas, Texas deleted, pending input from creator.
Roll in GA review comments to Carroll Pickett, been meaning to do that for some time now.
Read Wikipedia:Requests for comment/Arbitration enforcement at least once a week through closure on 21 Feb. 2009.
No sooner than Jan 23 mark Wikipedia talk:Notability (buildings, structures, and landmarks) as closed, but only if there's no significant discussion. On 26 Jan check this to make sure nothing important links to failed proposal.
Evaluate International Association of Mechanical Music Preservationists and its player-piano-roll archive for notability and create content. 
Improve User:Davidwr/Wikisearchbox so it searches by specific namespaces. Make an article-space only shortcut and add a reference to it in the documentation for disambiguation pages. DAB docs should demonstrate how to have multiple items in the list to cover alternative spellings.
Some of my recent projects
|Some of my recent projects|
From time to time I use special signatures. I keep this here for recognition purposes.
- talk/contribs/e-mail signature davidwr/(talk)/(contribs)/(e-mail) 02:14, 16 July 2007 (UTC)
- Talk/Track signature: davidwr (talk)/(track) 13:15, 15 July 2007 (UTC)
- Standard signature: davidwr (talk) 21:18, 14 July 2007 (UTC)
- 09f9 controversy signature, part of May 2007: davidwr 09f9(talk)
- Note: I've since been informed that "advocacy" and "protest" signatures are discouraged. This signature is permanently retired.
- /Administrator neutrality - user essay
- Apology for past behavior
- /Awards - awards given, received, and designed
- /Choosing SPEEDY, PROD, or AFD deletion - essay on when to use speedy, when to use prod, and when to use AFD, and when to do none of the above
- /Four eyes are better than two - user essay on decision-making
- /Inherent Notability as a slang term
- /No illegal threats - humorous take-off on WP:THREAT
- /RFAs - anything related to RFA issues, including RFA philosophy.
- /AdminiBot - proposed way of using a bot to, in effect, commission trusted non-admins to carry out specific, "charter-specified" administrative tasks for a specific, charter-specified time period. It will also allow non-admins in good standing to do things like delete to pages that only they have edited, subject to certain restrictions such as the age of the page.
Historical and archives:
- /Tool-assisted edit runs - tool-assisted edit runs
- /Unbundling admin tools
- /Sandbox - working notes
- /Articles for Creation - AFC efforts, mostly backlog work
- /sandbox SupremeCourt
- /SpearheadContribs - filter for non-notable music
- Wikipedia:Editor review/davidwr - 5/17/08 limited-purpose review due to ongoing editing dispute: I want to make sure I'm being civil.
- Automatically updated list
- w:user:Davidwr The English Wikipedia, my home base
- commons:user:Davidwr, formerly commons:user:Davidwr2 Commons
en labs:Davidwr English Labs
- wikitech:user:Davidwr WikiTech, replaces labs. NOT part of the unified account setup.
- meta:user:Davidwr Meta
- wiktionary:user:Davidwr English Wiktionary. Also: Portuguese Wiktionary.
- simple:User:Davidwr Simple English
- mw:User:Davidwr MediaWiki Note: Global login frequently fails to log into this wiki.
- d:User:Davidwr WikiData.
- wikiversity:User:Davidwr English WikiVersity
- s:User:Davidwr English WikiSource
- species:User:Davidwr WikiSpecies
- testwiki:User:Davidwr Test Wikipedia
strategy:User:Davidwr Strategy wikimedia siteclosed
Languages I've edited in. Not to say that I know these languages:
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User:Davidwr/Templates/How to create an article on Wikipedia - used to welcome new editors who are finding their articles falling to deletion. Subst: and sign please. It includes a section header. davidwr/(talk)/(contribs)/(e-mail) 22:59, 24 December 2008 (UTC)
User:Davidwr/Templates/userinfo - misc. info about a user