Wikipedia:WikiProject Villages

Welcome to WikiProject Village

This project to better organize information in articles related to villages. This page and all subpages of this page contain their suggestions; it is hoped that this project will help to focus the efforts of other Wikipedians. If you would like to help, please make suggestions and proposals on the talk page, and see the to-do list below (Note: This page is constructed courtesy WP:WikiProject Geography)

  1. Revive this Wiki Project.
  2. Add {{WikiProject Villages}} to every village.
  3. Develop and implement a common structure to village articles
  4. Clarify and improve topic structure
  5. Develop some neglected aspects of the topic
  6. Ensure NPOV
  7. Get all village articles up to A Class standard

Article alerts edit

Wikipedia:WikiProject Villages/Article alerts

Articles to be merged

Articles to be split

Articles for creation

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Templates edit

Templates are used within articles to provide a consistent look to the messages placed into them.

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WikiProject iconWikipedia:WikiProject Villages is within the scope of WikiProject Villages, a collaborative attempt at improving Wikimedia content with the help of openly licensed materials and improving Wikipedia articles related to Villages. If you would like to participate, visit the project page for more information.

Infoboxes edit

Infoboxes are not required.

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This user is a member of
WikiProject Villages.

Participants edit

A list of members of WikiProject Villages, together with some of their interests, is at Wikipedia:WikiProject Villages/participants. To join the group, simply add yourself to the list, in alphabetical order.

Article guidelines and conventions edit

A general template/model of how village articles should be structured, and particularly what sections and in what order, doesn't seem to exist yet. The most common models are however summarised in some related WikiProjects; some examples follow and can be used as inspiration until a guideline is developed.

Related WikiProjects edit

The parent of this project is WikiProject Geography.

Human geography edit

Historical human geography edit

Physical geography edit

Other edit

Portals edit

Resources edit

The following list of links might be useful to editors when editing or maintaining Village articles. Please feel free to share any useful links that you think others might find useful.

Wikipedia:Geographic references