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Re: [opensuse] making the community grow
On Fri, Apr 21, 2006 at 01:41:50PM +0200, jdd wrote:
> Alexey Eremenko wrote:
> > One of the things needed to attract the community is to make SUSE
> > community wikis better - perhaps we need to add the ability to go
> > *level up* & improve browsing through wiki.
> >
> > Current openSUSE Wiki navigation is bad which makes it hard to find
> > docs written by community.
> there are several problems.
> * better index pages
> * better search engine
> * better use of categories...
> * better use of sub pages/sub categories...
> but all this is time consuming, so please, if you can, even
> a casual help is good :-)

I would also add:
* better linking to other related pages
* more editing on pages that are not your own.

An extremely good start is
where you can see e.g. if 'Oldest Pages' need changes. What pages do not
have a catagory. What pages are wanted and other things.

>From :
There are 21,894 registered users, of which 22 (or 0.10%) are
administrators (see Project:Administrators).

I would say almost 22.000 is not a bad number. The question is on how to
make them active.

Nutze die Zeit. Sie ist das Kostbarste, was wir haben, denn es
ist unwiederbringliche Lebenszeit. Leben ist aber mehr als Werk
und Arbeit, und das Sein wichtiger als das Tun - Johannes Müller-Elmau

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