Wikibon regards anyone that posts substantive, idea-based content to to be an "author." This includes anyone who writes a How-To article, a Professional Alert or in some other way constructs and contributes idea-based content.
While anonymous posting is acceptable, Wikibon encourages authors to "sign" their work. Signing work makes it easier to forge collaborative relationships with other Wikibon authors or consumers, track contributions, and rate work.
Research "work orders" are intended for authors. They are pages created for the specific purpose of initiating requests for creating new, idea based-research and should be categorized using the syntax . Example research projects by authors include:
- Writing a How-To note.
- Writing a Professional Alert.
- Generating a graphic.
- In some other way constructing and contributing idea-based content.
After completing a project, authors should re-categorize the project or work order from:
This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.
Pages in category "Research projects"
The following 3 pages are in this category, out of 3 total.