Evolution of the Forsyth Criteria

Pete Forsyth identified several criteria as playing a significant role in supporting effective collaboration. The idea was first presented at the 2015 Future of Text Symposium, and later fleshed out in a chapter for the "Wikipedia at 20" book titled "Trusting Everybody to Work Together."

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Ward Cunningham suggested separating the criteria into mechanisms of observation and mechanisms of action. These mechanisms come from the concept of the OODA loop .

Wikipedia's implementation of these criteria benefits Wikipedia's writers and editors; critical readers also benefit from them. pdf