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WikiProject Media

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WikiProject Media has a two-fold purpose: 1) To improve the organization and quality of existing articles, categories, lists and resources, of or related to print or electronic media and to help generate ideas for new items and expansion to same. 2) To improve the organization and quality of existing articles, categories, lists and resources, of or related to mass media and to help generate ideas for new items and expansion to same.

Our aim is to have this WikiProject assist other Wikipedians in positive and constructive ways, for the betterment of this universe of articles and resources and to Wikipedia as a whole.

If you are new to WikiProjects, take some time to get familiar with what WikiProjects are all about. For new and experienced Project participants, your comments are invited at the Project's talk page.

Goals edit

This project was formed primarily to develop an objective approach to a conceptual framework, that might shed some light on systemic bias within the Mass media industries. The scope has been expanded to be inclusive of the circumstances of the technology involved, as it applies to the cultures it effects.

Scope edit

Log line -- A broadbased WikiProject covering 1) the technical and creative factors required for print and electronic media, and 2) the economic and social issues related to media.

  1. Technical and application:
    1. All articles relating to Media, mediums of all types and formats, covering -- acquisition, editorial, creative, authoring, delivery, transmission, storage, archiving, consumer and professional equipment and formats, networks, broadcast, cable, microwave, satellite transmission and low-power broadcasting.
  2. Theory, analysis, economics, ethics, criticism
    1. Articles dealing with specific issues in mass media, media regulatory issues, media culture, electronic journalism, media bias, news propaganda, criticism, media ethics, standards and practices, media economics, news industry, political media, media creative specialties and skill sets.

Article alerts edit

Articles for deletion

  • 18 May 2024 – Main Gunehgar Nahi (talk · edit · hist) was AfDed by Saqib (t · c); see discussion (1 participant)
  • 13 May 2024 – DayxDay (talk · edit · hist) was AfDed by Toweli (t · c); see discussion (0 participants)
  • 26 Apr 2024Somali Inside News (talk · edit · hist) AfDed by Rydex64 (t · c) was closed as delete by JBW (t · c) on 13 May 2024; see discussion (5 participants; relisted)

Proposed deletions

  • 19 May 2024 – The Villas (band) (talk · edit · hist) was PRODed by Rorshacma (t · c): Non-notable, seemingly defunct band. None of the current sources are valid for establishing notability, either being primary sources or trivial mentions. Searches did not turn up any coverage at all on this band in reliable sources. Fails the WP:GNG ...

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Open tasks edit

Participants edit

Put # {{user2|YOURUSERNAME}} in this section in order to become a part of the project:

  1. Veritas Aeterna (talk · contribs · count)
  2. M4V3R1CK32 (talk · contribs · count)
  3. OaklandRaider (talk · contribs · count)
  4. Bine maya (talk · contribs · count)
  5. Calicocat (talk · contribs · count)
  6. ebmonkey2 (talk · contribs · count)
  7. Flatterworld (talk · contribs · count)
  8. Guidewell (talk · contribs) (medically retired concert and recording pianoforte technician - instrumental in the introduction of computer technology into the music industry during the 1980s with special emphasis on the adoption of various media types for music, music literature and music education presentation)
  9. Humbleradio (talk · contribs · count)
  10. Jorfer (talk · contribs · count)
  11. Lighthead (talk · contribs · count)
  12. DENAMAX (talk · contribs · count)
  13. Maurreen (talk · contribs · count)
  14. Parhamr (talk · contribs · count)
  15. Quinobi (talk · contribs · count)
  16. Qxukhgiels (talk · contribs · count)
  17. SeanMon411 (talk · contribs · count)
  18. Thomprod (talk · contribs · count)
  19. Tinminer (talk · contribs · count)
  20. Pastisagrotesqueanimal (talk · contribs · count)
  21. Will Lakeman (talk · contribs · count)
  22. Donegal92 (talk · contribs · count)
  23. Marianian (talk · contribs · count) (mathematics A-level [disambiguation needed] student)
  24. Pro66 (talk · contribs · count) (study media for few years)
  25. CTPlurker (talk · contribs · count)
  26. TomCat4680 (talk · contribs · count) interested in improving news and sports TV channel articles, as well as local TV stations, radio stations and local sports TV and radio networks articles.
  27. Sean (talk · contribs · count)
  28. Jettparmer (talk · contribs · count)
  29. Austenten (talk · contribs · count) - Looking to deepen and refine articles about social media, technology and media in general.
  30. Stephen.california (talk · contribs · count)
  31. Hamham31 (talk · contribs · count) - I love to participate here in Wikiproject. I will also share about my ideas about the television network here in my country Philippines.
  32. Andrewaskew (talk · contribs · count) - Focused on pages at the convergence of belief, society, and media. That and the Simpsons.
  33. Kylestewart98 (talk) 02:35, 11 November 2012 (UTC)[reply]
  34. Zalunardo8 (talk · contribs · count)
  35. LinaWright (talk · contribs · count) Former communications & media scholar
  36. Vibrantmatter (talk · contribs · count) Cyberhetoric & Media Studies
  37. Rhododendrites (talk · contribs · count)
  38. chastized (talk · contribs · count) Editor and Master's candidate in New MediaJournalism
  39. Jeunine (talk · contribs · count) Bachelor's degree in Communication Arts with some experience in news writing and editing
  40. Owlsmcgee (talk · contribs · count) MSc in Media and Communications, professional
  41. Jaldous1 (talk · contribs · count) Bachelor's in Organizational Communications, professional in publishing, technology and online education
  42. MarcMyWords (talk · contribs · count) BA with media / journalism experience. Interested in media psychology, history of media.
  43. Jgatson (talk · contribs · count) Interested in helping add to lesser known media, television, and communication.
  44. Bilalranderee (talk · contribs · count)
  45. Ms4263nyu (talk · contribs · count) Ethics in communication and media, PhD in Media and Communication.
  46. Choicom (talk · contribs · count) Media, Media, Media!!!
  47. Heathervale (talk · contribs · count) Journalist in all media: TV, radio, print and online
  48. Historyday01 (talk · contribs · count)
  49. Pyrrho the Skeptic (talk · contribs · count)
  50. CaptureCode (talk) 14:18, 14 September 2021 (UTC)[reply]
  51. NJMin (talk · contribs · count) Major in digital culture
  52. AlfredRennie (talk · contribs · count) Historian
  53. Nintendoswitchfan (talk · contribs · count)
  54. Veritas Aeterna (talk · contribs · count) Interested in the use of propaganda in media and public relations, especially the use of the third party technique and front groups to undermine science
  55. Bluetik (talk · contribs · count) Interested in new forms of media, background in traditional reporting

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Articles edit

Project relevant Wikipedia articles edit

Articles can be found at: Category:WikiProject Media articles

The media (disambiguation) page.

New Wikipedia articles related to Media edit

Please feel free to list your new Media-related articles here (newer articles at the top, please). Any new articles that have an interesting or unusual fact in them should be suggested for the Did you know? box on the Main Wikipedia page. DYK has a 72 hr. time limit from the creation of the article.

Did you know? edit

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Votes for deletion edit

Wikipedia:Templates for deletion/Log/2008 December 27#Template:Video
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Requests edit

Request for comment edit

  1. May I make a request for comment (RfC) on the article Dominant group (art) that has been AfD here: Wikipedia:Articles for deletion/Dominant group (art).
  2. Please comment and reassess the article Dhammakaya Media Channel, which has recently been updated greatly. Thanks.--Farang Rak Tham (talk) 21:46, 5 April 2017 (UTC)[reply]
  3. Could I request assessment or comment on the article Junk Food News , I made some decent contributions and would really appreciate any advice for improvement. Thank you! User:RekNek42 (talk) 17:16, 24 May 2022 (UTC)[reply]

Requested articles edit

Suggestions for new projects edit

  1. Read Wikiproject Best practices for tips on leading a WikiProject.
  2. Create the main project page at Wikipedia:WikiProject projectname. (See Starting a new page)
  3. Create an outline on your project page:
  4. Identify pages within the scope of your project:
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    • You will probably want to save a copy of the list on a project status subpage.
  5. Create a project to-do list to focus and coordinate your collaborative efforts.
  6. If possible, link to a sample article to give other Wikipedians a feel for the project's goals.
  7. Advertise!

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