GlobalProfile/status

Last update on: 2011-09-30

2011-07-01Edit

This possible feature aims to make it easier for new editors to fill out their profile pages with meaningful information about their background and interests, and surface select profile information to experienced editors within lists such as recent changes, watchlist, etc. The ideas are still in development, and feedback is welcome on the GlobalProfile Talk page.

2011-08-01Edit

Brandon Harris continued to engage in discussions with users to collect feedback and assemble requirements. The feature was renamed to "GlobalProfile" as it is now intended to work consistently across all wikis.

2011-08-31Edit

Brandon Harris presented this project at Wikimania, where it was well received and echoed other talks encouraging better tools for social interactions between users.

2011-09-30Edit

This project was on hold in September, because of a lack of development resources.