Campaigns Wikia: Six months in, progress slowing?

I noticed in my previous post that the Campaigns Wikia does not seem to be very active at the moment (see their recent changes).

They’ve only seen 500 edits in January so far, coming from anywhere between 30 and 50 contributors (including spammers), and of those, only a handful seem to be carrying the bulkload of the work.

There’s currently a total of 686 article pages in the entire wiki.

One Response to “Campaigns Wikia: Six months in, progress slowing?”

  1. Planblog » Blog Archive » Checking in with four current examples of wiki-based dialogue and deliberation Says:

    [...] Back in January, I had already noticed a slow-down in activity at Campaigns Wikia. According to their mission statement, “it’s time for politics to become more intelligent, and for democracy to really involve the people. Broadcast media tells you what to think and doesn’t let you get involved. It’s time to focus on what you need, what you care about, and the messages you want to get out.” And: “This website, Campaigns Wikia, has the goal of bringing together people from diverse political perspectives who may not share much else, but who share the idea that they would rather see democratic politics be about engaging with the serious ideas of intelligent opponents, about activating and motivating ordinary people to get involved and really care about politics beyond the television soundbites.” [...]

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