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Collect data on how many images have captions
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Description

Migrated from: https://wikimedia.mingle.thoughtworks.com/projects/multimedia/cards/917

Narrative

As a team member, I can learn how many images have captions or descriptions, so that I can make more informed decisions about moving captions above the fold or removing metadata panels.

Acceptance Criteria

  • Counthow many images have descriptions on Commons (as a percentage of all images)
  • Counthow many images have captions on Wikipedia (as a percentage of all images)
  • (optional) count average, max. and min. number of characters for captions and descriptions
  • Report findings on a spreadsheet or wiki page

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Event Timeline

MingleTerminator raised the priority of this task from to High.Dec 8 2014, 6:57 PM
MingleTerminator added a project: Multimedia.
In mingle on 2014-10-05 at 10:43:03, @Tgr wrote:

Note that some images also have a title (distinct from the image name) which can be a fallback when there is no caption and description.

See https://www.mediawiki.org/w/index.php?title=Talk:Multimedia/About_Media_Viewer&diff=0&oldid=1206719

Tgr added a subscriber: Tgr.

T77736 and T77737 already collect data on the descriptions.

Tgr renamed this task from Collect data on how many images have descriptions and captions to Collect data on how many images have descriptions.Dec 10 2014, 10:40 PM
Tgr lowered the priority of this task from High to Low.
Tgr set Security to None.
Tgr renamed this task from Collect data on how many images have descriptions to Collect data on how many images have captions.Dec 11 2014, 3:01 AM
Jdforrester-WMF moved this task from Untriaged to Backlog on the Multimedia board.Sep 4 2015, 5:54 PM
Restricted Application added a subscriber: Matanya. · View Herald TranscriptSep 4 2015, 5:54 PM

Mass-removing the Multimedia tag from MediaViewer tasks, as this is now being worked on by the Reading department, not Editing's Multimedia team.

simon04 moved this task from Backlog to Tracking/metrics on the MediaViewer board.Jun 10 2019, 7:30 AM
Tgr removed a subscriber: Tgr.Tue, Jul 9, 6:03 PM