This is an ideas/incubator site where people can suggest ideas for projects or components that they would like to see at the OKFN. For example:

  • Full new projects (e.g. an Allotment Finder ...)
  • Features of existing projects (e.g. significant new feature on CKAN, modifying Weaving History for integration with Wikipedia, ...)
  • Tools or components to scratch an itch (e.g. a way of converting MoinMoin? to Markdown)

What kinds of ideas can I suggest here?

Anything you like that you think we could or should be doing. The one thing to do before you ask is to see if there are any existing similar entries -- so, before you ask please make sure to search for a similar question. You can search questions by their title or tags.

What kinds of questions should be avoided?

Please avoid suggesting ideas that are not relevant to this community.

Who moderates this community?

The short answer is: you. This website is moderated by the users. Karma system allows users to earn rights to perform a variety of moderation tasks

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To register, do I need to create new password?

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Why can other people can edit my ideas?

Goal of this site is to develop ideas to the best point possible. So ideas and responses can be edited like wiki pages.

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