Huge congratulations to @groceryheist
who just successfully defended his dissertation "Ecology of Online Communities" in @UWComm!
New paper coming out at OpenSym 2021: Measuring Wikipedia Article Quality in One Continuous Dimension
Estimating the quality of Wikipedia articles is important task for both researchers and Wikipedia community members. I describe a new method that builds on the widely used ORES quality model and that improves on the techniques researches have used to incorporate measures of quality into their studies of Wikipedia in the past. More here: https://blog.communitydata.science/measuring-wikipedia-article-quality-in-one-continuous-dimension/
Why do people participate in small online communities? New paper from @sohwng and @jdfoote, forthcoming in #CSCW2021 @ACM_CSCW https://blog.communitydata.science/why-do-people-participate-in-small-online-communities/
If you missed the excellent research presentations by @kayleachampion and @altsalt at #DebConf21 last week, a blog post (w/ videos) is up! https://blog.communitydata.science/community-data-science-collective-research-at-debconf-2021/
Researcher and faculty. Community Data Science Collective; Communication Studies at Northwestern; BKC Faculty Associate at Harvard.
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