Wikipedia:WikiProject Swimming/Water polo work group

Welcome to the Water polo work group of the WikiProject Swimming. This is the central point for discussion and improvement of water polo-related articles. Feel free to ask questions or add to the conversations.

Scope Edit

  • To improve all Wikipedia articles related to water polo.
  • Discuss the project and improvements to water polo articles on the talk page.
  • Add the tag below to the water polo-related article's Talk Page:
    {{WikiProject Water polo|class=|importance=}}

Open tasks Edit

Article requests Edit

Water polo articles whose creation has been requested by other users are listed at Wikipedia:Requested articles/Sports#Water polo. You can help by creating a requested article.

New articles Edit

For a list of recently created water polo articles, see:

Expand articles Edit

Water polo articles requiring expansion are listed at Category:Water polo stubs. You can help by choosing an article in these categories below and expanding it.

Images requested Edit

Competitions Edit

Members and contributors Edit

You can find a list of all Members here. Joining Water polo work group is easy – just add your username to the bottom of the list. When joining the work group, you should watch this page. This allows you to keep up-to-date with discussions on the talk page.

Userbox Edit

After you have signed up, feel free to add this line at your user page: {{User Water polo work group}}, and then you will find this userbox displayed:

 This user is a member of the
Water polo work group.

Barnstars Edit

You can use {{The Water Polo Barnstar}} to recognise users as being particularly useful to the WikiProject on Water polo. It should be placed on user talk pages.

Barnstar Image What to type Description
2.0 version   {{subst:The Water Polo Barnstar|message ~~~~}} The Water polo Barnstar is awarded to those who contribute exceptionally to water polo-related articles, and/or for work on the WikiProject on Water polo.
1.0 version   {{subst:The Water Polo Barnstar|message ~~~~|alt}}

Manual of style Edit

Guidelines and help pages for writing articles and other contributions.

Consensus Edit

A quick reference guide to consensus:

Categories Edit

Info on in what category articles should be placed:

Templates Edit

Numerous templates exist, how to find them and how to use them:

Notability Edit

How to know if a water polo topic should be on Wikipedia or not:

Assessment Edit

The Assessment department of the WikiProject focuses on assessing the quality of water polo-related articles.

For a detailed explanation with lots of examples about assessing the importance of water polo-related articles, please see the Importance assessment department of the WikiProject.

Current status Edit

The proportion of all articles with an assessed project banner is:

99.9% assessed (estimate: some more article talk pages may still need a banner)


The proportion of all articles with known importance is:

97% known importance (estimate: some more articles may still need a banner)


Article statistics Edit

Log Edit

The full log of assessment changes for the past six days is available here.

Cleanup articles Edit

Article alerts Edit

Articles for deletion

Categories for discussion

Shortcuts Edit

The following table shows shortcuts related to the WikiProject on Water polo.

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WP:WPOLO/RC WP:WATERPOLO/RC WP:H2OPOLO/RC Wikipedia:WikiProject Swimming/Water polo work group/Recognized content
WP:WPOLO/STUB WP:WATERPOLO/STUB WP:H2OPOLO/STUB Wikipedia:WikiProject Swimming/Water polo work group/Stubs
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WP:WPOLO/WCH WP:WATERPOLO/WCH WP:H2OPOLO/WCH Wikipedia:WikiProject Swimming/Water polo work group/World Championship

Popular pages Edit

Vital articles Edit

Recognized content Edit

Good articles Edit

Total pages in content type is 6

Former good articles Edit

Total pages in content type is 8

Did you know? articles Edit

Total pages in content type is 36

In the News articles Edit

Total pages in content type is 1

Level 4 vital articles Edit

Total pages in content type is 2

Level 5 vital articles Edit

Total pages in content type is 17

Related WikiProjects Edit