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Fix broken links & improve documentation for most-used gadgets linked from statistics pages on meta-wiki
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Description

Gadgets statistics on each of the wiki project pages linked from https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Gadgets#Gadgets_used_across_wikis are super valuable. Most likely, they are generated and frequently updated via the EranBot https://github.com/eranroz/wiki-gadgets-statistics.

The problem with those pages is that a majority of gadgets mentioned on them appear with a red link as they don't have a page yet on meta-wiki. So, it is hard to obtain any information at all about these gadgets if they are not well-known and have proper documentation elsewhere.

Probably, this can be addressed with help from a bot that helps link the Gadget to existing documentation on a Wikimedia wiki. If there isn't one that exists, then there can be two alternatives:

  • Add a link to the Gadget's source or definition page.
  • Create a page on meta-wiki for the Gadget with missing documentation following a consistent template (name, description, gadget image, source, how to install, definition page, etc.).

At the very least, updating documentation for most-used gadgets (such that it is consistent and complete in relevant venues) link from: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Gadgets#Gadgets_popular_on_wikis might be worth it. Not sure if this is part of a bigger project already.

If not, this task could be a part of Outreach-Programs-Projects or Google Season of Docs 2020.