Wikipedia:WikiProject New Jersey

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WikiProject New Jersey[edit]
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Welcome to the WikiProject New Jersey on the English Wikipedia! We are a group dedicated to improving Wikipedia's coverage of topics related to the State of New Jersey.

For more information on WikiProjects, please see Wikipedia:WikiProjects and Wikipedia:WikiProject best practices.


The project aims primarily to:
  • provide guidelines and recommendations for articles about and relating to the State of New Jersey
  • improve Wikipedia's coverage of New Jersey topics by creating, expanding, and maintaining such articles
  • serve as the central point of discussion for issues related to New Jersey on Wikipedia
  • maintain the portal
Project Structure[edit]

Issues concerning New Jersey related articles and topics are discussed on the main talk page.


Article assessment focuses on quantifying the quality of Wikipedia's New Jersey related articles. The resulting article ratings are used within the project to aid in recognizing excellent contributions and identifying topics in need of further work. This system will be used in the future to select official A-Class articles. There are currently 9 articles that have not been assessed.


Article cleanup focuses on improving the overall quality of Wikipedia's New Jersey articles, and their compliance with the policies and guidelines of Wikipedia. The cleanup effort is meant to reduce the amount of unnecessary content and articles within the WikiProject New Jersey. It also aims to help in the progression of articles that require work to climb up the assessment scale. Articles in need of immediate attention (proposed deletions, AfDs, Good and Featured content reviews, requested moves, etc.) are listed as Article Alerts. Articles that have been tagged for maintenance can be found in the Cleanup listing.

Peer Review

There is a peer review page that users can use to nominate articles for which they wish to get feedback from other contributors so that they may become featured articles. Please do not nominate stubs or underdeveloped articles.

Best of WikiProject New Jersey[edit]
Several articles, lists and images relating to New Jersey and produced by WikiProject New Jersey contributors have achieved recognition as being some of the finest work on Wikipedia. The following have been honoured with inclusion among Wikipedia's Featured Articles, Featured Lists, Featured Pictures and Good Articles:
Featured Articles Good Articles
Featured Lists
Featured Pictures

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WikiProject New Jersey

General information

Main project page talk
 -  Discussion archive
Project banner talk
Newsletter talk
 - Signup
Participants talk
WPNJ To-Do List talk


Article alerts talk
Article Assessment talk
 - Requests
 - Change log
Categories talk
 - Stub sorting
Collaboration talk
Deletion Watch talk
New Articles
Recognized Content


Images and maps talk
Templates talk
Template List talk


Task Forces

New Jersey Education
Hudson County

Related Projects

WikiProject New Jersey
State And County Roads
WikiProject Rutgers
Deletion and New Articles[edit]
New Jersey Userboxes
Flag of New Jersey.svgThis user lives in the U.S. State of New Jersey.
Flag of New Jersey.svgThis user grew up in the state of New Jersey.
Flag of New Jersey.svgThis user is interested in the U.S. State of New Jersey.

Anyone can participate in this WikiProject. You may indicate your participation by adding the userbox {{User Wikiproject New Jersey}} to your user page. This will add you to Category:WikiProject New Jersey participants. Alternatively, if you do not wish to use the userbox, you may add [[Category:WikiProject New Jersey participants|{{PAGENAME}}]] to the end of your user page.

The {{User Wikiproject New Jersey}}, {{User New Jersey}}, {{User New Jersey export}}, and {{User interest New Jersey}} userboxes are shown at the right.

Please consider joining the project by adding your signature (~~~~) to the list here. To stay informed about the project, you can also add your talk page to the newsletter subscription list. If you'd like, introduce yourself at Wikipedia:WikiProject New Jersey/Introductions.




Did you know

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Articles for deletion

Categories for discussion

A-Class review

Good article nominees

Good topic candidates

Requested moves

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The templates page displays all templates useful in writing articles about New Jersey related topics, including cleanup, stub, talk page, and external links templates.

The template list page is a condensed list of templates without their displays.

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Wikipedia:WikiProject_Deletion_sorting/New_Jersey lists New Jersey related articles for deletion and invites members to join the discussion process.

New Articles

User:AlexNewArtBot/NewJerseySearchResult lists New Jersey related articles which have been recently created.

Assessment links
Related WikiProjects[edit]
WikiProject New Jersey is one of the United States WikiProjects.
National United States

List of U.S. State-level WikiProjects and their sub-projects

Featured content

Also related, and often overlapping heavily with US topics, are WikiProject Canada and WikiProject Mexico.


Main tool page:
  • 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]