If you've had some users requesting such a feature, could it perhaps be
added as an opt-in preference setting? I'd be very annoyed by such a
feature if it couldn't be disabled, and many might just be confused by it.
On Oct 29, 2015 2:08 PM, "Romaine Wiki" <romaine.w...@gmail.com> wrote:

> That is comparing it with wrong examples that are not relevant here.
> On Wikipedia we have the guideline that articles an categories should be
> added to Wikidata, that originates back to the phase that only manual
> interwikis existed.
>
> And we have already received complaints why users do not get a message
> after they created a category/article to add it to Wikidata.
>
> Further I propose this only for (logged in) users, and perhaps further
> settings are possible.
>
> At the moment the largest workload is coming from articles that are not
> added to Wikidata. Some users produce five articles a day, all not added to
> Wikidata, while the articles are fine. In two days we have about 100 new
> articles on nl-wiki, all not added to Wikidata. This is just one wiki, and
> a huge workload to get them added properly.
>
> Romaine
>
>
> 2015-10-29 20:46 GMT+01:00 Risker <risker...@gmail.com>:
>
> > Whatever happened to "Wikipedia, the encyclopedia anyone can edit"?
> >
> > This is adding a layer of complexity and expectation that I don't really
> > feel comfortable with.  We don't expect people to add images to Commons
> > when they write an article.  We don't expect people to include
> definitions
> > in Wiktionary when they are using a word.  We don't expect people to be
> > adding material to Wikisource or add quotes to Wikiquote.  For that
> matter,
> > we don't expect people to write Wikipedia articles about what they review
> > on wikisource, or about images they add to Commons, or quotes they add to
> > Wikiquote.  So why would we set up any kind of expectation that people
> > would add "data" to Wikidata?
> >
> > I also am concerned that people will add a new article that, bluntly put,
> > isn't going to last more than an hour...get these messages, and add junk
> > data to Wikidata.  Wikidatians are working hard to add referencing and
> > improve what is there already, but it's a huge labour and we shouldn't be
> > adding to their mountain of work unnecessarily.
> >
> > Risker/Anne
> >
> > On 29 October 2015 at 14:37, Romaine Wiki <romaine.w...@gmail.com>
> wrote:
> >
> > > Hi all,
> > >
> > > I think it is time for the next step in the Wikidata development: a
> > better
> > > integration in Wikipedia and her sisterprojects.
> > >
> > > Every day thousands of articles are created, and many of those are not
> > > added to Wikidata, even while often an item about this subject exists.
> > > Users forget to add a newly created article to Wikidata as there is no
> > > stimulus at all. The next step in Wikidata development is that after
> the
> > > creation of an article, users get a message (pop-up, or screen, etc) in
> > > what they are asked to add the article/category to Wikidata. In the
> first
> > > stage this can be just a pop-up with a message. But it would be better
> if
> > > this can be a message + some help to do this, so that users can stay in
> > > Wikipedia (or another project), without having to go to Wikidata.
> > >
> > > A further step that can be developed after is the suggestion of
> > properties
> > > (if missing), like instance of, and based on this entry further
> > properties.
> > >
> > > This will make sure that there is a better integration of Wikipedia and
> > her
> > > sister projects with Wikidata through this workflow.
> > >
> > > For this I created a Phabricator task at:
> > > https://phabricator.wikimedia.org/T117070
> > >
> > > Thanks!
> > > Romaine
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