Wikipedia:WikiProject Apps

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Welcome to WikiProject Apps. Several Wikipedians have formed this collaboration resource and group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of mobile apps and the organization of information and articles on this topic. This page and its subpages contain their suggestions and various resources; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians interested in the topic. If you would like to help, please join the project, inquire on the talk page and see the to-do list below.


  • Articles about and related to apps
  • Articles about mobile app development
  • History of mobile apps


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Importance scale[edit]

Importance Criteria Examples
Top Core articles which are a "must have" for WikiProject Apps.
High-traffic articles which many people outside of computer software will already have a good knowledge of.
Mobile apps, App Store, Facebook, iOS, Android
High Most people interested in apps will be familiar with the topic, and the article gives context to a number of other information software articles. Is mentioned by many books and academic papers, and discussed in detail in more than one. Twitter, Pinterest, Snapchat, Candy Crush Saga, Windows Phone Store
Mid Known to many people interested in apps, even if not in detail. Evernote, Flappy Bird, Google Earth, Viber, Yelp
Low More specific and specialized content known only to some people interested in apps.
Most individuals, standards and app projects will be low importance unless they are well known or have high adoption.

Open tasks[edit]

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

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:


Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest.

You may also show your participation by adding {{Template:User WP APPS}} to your userpage.

App.jpg This user is a member of WikiProject Apps.

List of participants[edit]

  1. The Anonymouse (talk · contribs) I'm mostly interested in iOS apps. 17:17, 12 April 2013 (UTC)
  2. FoCuSandLeArN (talk · contribs) Anything, really. I just want a MOS-type guide for apps.
  3. Aryan ( है?) 08:03, 17 February 2016 (UTC) - Android, education and travel related apps
  4. Solarra (talk · contribs) Admin and support. I am especially good at copyediting and editing for neutral point of view.
  5. XapApp (talk · contribs) 18:58, 12 April 2013 (UTC)
  6. ElectroPro (talk · contribs) I can do anything. 19:36, 12 April 2013 (UTC)
  7. Theopolisme (talk · contribs) 21:02, 12 April 2013 (UTC)
  8. Some Gadget Geek (talk · contribs) I'd like to focus on productivity apps such as Microsoft Office. 19:40, 14 February 2015 (UTC)
  9. ZappaOMati (talk · contribs)
  10. Numbermaniac (talk · contribs) I can help in minor cleanup of articles, and I'm great at proof reading articles. I'm currently tagging articles with the banner.
  11. Buffbills7701 (talk · contribs)
  12. Nick1372 (talk · contribs) 18:41, 16 August 2013 (UTC)
  13. Helixsoft (talk · contribs) (I am interested in working on all pages related to apps) 15:28, 22 January 2014 (UTC)
  14. Sociallyacceptable (talk · contribs) (talk) 04:43, 7 March 2014 (UTC)
  15. Anarchyte (talk · contribs) 02:22, 5 June 2015 (UTC) - Interested in gaming apps, mainly.
  16. Daylen (talk · contribs) Connected home and connected car articles. Also, Universal Windows Platform apps. 02:26, 19 August 2015 (UTC)
  17. Liance (talk · contribs) I want to help contribute to popular mobile applications. 14:59, 17 January 2016 (UTC)
  18. Light2021 (talk) 18:23, 28 October 2016 (UTC)


Project statistics[edit]

Featured content[edit]


Good content[edit]


New articles[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Apps-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them, are at least over 1,000 characters, don't have any dispute templates on them, and cite their sources, should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Wikipedia Main Page.

Review and assessment[edit]


Assessment & Grading scheme

Peer review[edit]

Peer review



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Mobile software(11 C, 243 P)


Project banner

Tag articles under the scope of this project using {{WikiProject Apps}}

Project invitation

Invite users to the project using {{WikiProject Apps invitation}}


App related articles that are stubs should be tagged using {{Mobile-software-stub}}



Related WikiProjects[edit]

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