Wikipedia:WikiProject Bacon

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A WikiProject dedicated to all things bacon-related
Welcome to WikiProject Bacon!
Uncooked, cured bacon strips

Welcome to WikiProject Bacon! This collaboration resource and group is dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of Bacon 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.


  1. Work collaboratively to improve the quality of articles within the topic, ideally to WP:GA or WP:FA quality status.
  2. Serve as a central location for discussion of improvement of articles within the topic.
  3. Contain statistical data for analysis of quality changes and importance of all articles in the topic.
  4. List helpful resources for referencing and research work within the topic.
  5. Provide links to locations/techniques to get additional help from other related areas of Wikipedia.


  1. All articles within template, {{Bacon}}
  2. All articles relating to Bacon, and technique and history of Bacon, broadly defined.
    • This includes:
      • Books
      • Dishes
      • Drinks
      • People
      • Popular culture


  • No sub-specific guidelines independently exist for the project itself.
  • General Wikipedia-wide project guidelines apply, including:

Open tasks[edit]

Please jump out of the frying pan and into the fire to lend a hand:

Here are some tasks awaiting attention:

Bacon Challenge and WikiCup[edit]



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List of WikiProject Bacon participants
  • Please feel free to add yourself here, and to indicate any areas of particular interest.
  • You may also feel free to add one of the userboxs - {{User Bacon}} or {{User bacon 1}} - to your userpage, to indicate your participation in the WikiProject.
  1. -- Cirt (talk) 08:33, 16 October 2010 (UTC)
  2. --kelapstick (talk) 08:35, 16 October 2010 (UTC)
  3. --ϢereSpielChequers 08:39, 16 October 2010 (UTC) (mainly mountains and glaciers)
  4. --~SuperHamster Talk Contribs 15:38, 16 October 2010 (UTC)
  5. --PЄTЄRS J VЄСRUМВА TALK 19:07, 16 October 2010 (UTC) regrettably—and apologies in advance—exploring the wonders of Eastern European and Russian bacon will, widely construed per my experiences at Aspic, need to wait until January
  6. --Spongie555 (talk) 19:18, 16 October 2010 (UTC)
  7. Acather96 (talk · contribs) 09:14, 17 October 2010 (UTC)
  8. Kintetsubuffalo (talk · contribs) (Oh my god, you read my mind!) 09:48, 18 October 2010 (UTC)
  9. Wackywace converse | contribs 16:24, 18 October 2010 (UTC) (I promise I'm not signing up just so I can say that I'll have a slice of this! Dreadful, I know :-) )
  10. LadyofShalott (talk · contribs) 01:36, 19 October 2010 (UTC)
  11. Markvs88 (talk · contribs) (It's BACON!) 23:46, 27 October 2010 (UTC)
  12. NativeForeigner (talk · contribs) NativeForeigner Talk/Contribs 02:20, 16 November 2010 (UTC)
  13. Perseus, Son of Zeus (talk · contribs) Περσεύς|Talk to me 19:10, 17 November 2010 (UTC)
  14. Redthoreau (talk · contribs) If they offered liquid bacon in an IV drip ... I'd sign up.    Redthoreau -- (talk) 21:00, 20 November 2010 (UTC)
  15. -- Cooltiger989 (talk) 19:43, 22 November 2010 (UTC) (Want to know anything about Welsh bacon? Ask here!)
  16. Jonathunder (talk)
  17. Reaper Eternal (talk · contribs) - I regularly work on copyediting and citation improvement, and I am happy to look over anything you want. I also enjoy bacon. :)
  18. Drmies (talk · contribs)
  19. Bacon... yum! --Dylan620 (tcr) 18:04, 16 January 2011 (UTC)
  20. I'm in. Fancy some Bacon ice cream?Worm 15:03, 18 January 2011 (UTC)
  21. Archolman 00:12, 28 May 2011 (UTC) User_talk:Archolman I copy-edit, & have some excellent traditional recipes for curing bacon & ham from Cornwall. And a traditional Oxfordshire bacon dish, the Marston Clanger, a bacon-filled suet-pudding. Mmmm, tasty!
  22. Wekn reven i susej eht Talk• Follow 10:27, 17 June 2011 (UTC) I support all things edible.
  23. Doh5678 (talk)
  24. --Cerejota (talk) 16:32, 20 September 2011 (UTC)
  25. DocZaius19 (talk · contribs) (I am adept at eating bacon, might as well add to the Wikipedia as well...) 16:15, 16 December 2011 (UTC)
  26. Dennis Brown (talk · contribs) I've added [1] in 2010, enjoy jowl, fatback and trying anything bacon related, and perhaps can add photography.
  27. Rcsprinter123 (talk · contribs)
  28. Sjones23 (talk · contribs)
  29. WT101 (ChatCount) 12:20, 3 July 2013 (UTC) - Me like bacon Face-smile.svg
  30. Newyorkadam (talk · contribs) Trying to get Bacon to GA or FA.
  31. Mark Miller (talk) 20:35, 27 March 2014 (UTC) Mmmmmm...bacon.
  32. hiphopindierock1 (talk) 30 April 2014 BACOOOOON!!!!
  33. Fylbecatulous (talk · contribs) "Nothing I will ever do will be more popular than that online picture of bacon taped to a cat". Fylbecatulous talk 02:35, 7 August 2014 (UTC)
  34. Scalhotrod - OMG, how did I not know about this project until now?!? One of my creations, see image to right
    Bacon wrapped turkey
    --Scalhotrod (Talk) ☮ღ☺ 20:27, 1 December 2014 (UTC)
  35. HullIntegrity (talk · contribs) -- Bacon crusted potato cake!
  36. AfroThundr3007730 (talk) 05:11, 14 April 2015 (UTC) Bacon is Awesome!
Previous participation


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Recognized content[edit]

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Featured articles[edit]

Good articles[edit]

Did you know? articles[edit]

Requested articles[edit]

Moved to Portal:Bacon/Things you can do

New articles[edit]

Please feel free to list your new Bacon-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 1,500 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.

Article overview[edit]

Review and assessment[edit]



Peer review[edit]

Peer review

Cleanup listing[edit]


WP:BACON article rating and assessment scheme
(NB: Listing, Log & Stats are updated on a daily basis by a bot)
Current detailed listing of Bacon articles by quality
Daily log of status changes
Current Statistics


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Category tree display


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  1. {{Bacon}} - Navigation bar used at the bottom of articles
  2. {{WikiProject Bacon}} - Project banner used on talk pages
  3. Barnstar — User:Kelapstick/Bacon Cabal/Bacon barnstar

User boxes[edit]

  • Placing {{User Bacon}} on your user page creates:
Bacon donut.jpg This user is a member of WikiProject Bacon.
talk | recent changes | stubs
Bacon editors.png This user is a member of WikiProject Bacon.
talk | recent changes | stubs


To invite editors to join the project, add the following to a new section on user talk pages: {{subst:WikiProject Bacon invitation}}, which automatically produces the following, (including the talk page section header, the recipient's name and your signature):

Invitation to WikiProject Bacon

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Hello, WikiProject Bacon.

You are invited to join WikiProject Bacon, a WikiProject and resource dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of bacon and bacon-related topics.
To join the project, just add your name to the member list. ~~~~



  • reFill – Edits bare url references: adds title, dates, publisher, etc.

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