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Writer, Article: 0-99

  • Antdix, Why do people still live in london: 60 (30, 10, 10, 10, 0, 0) Well formatted and readable, but little context or explanation for a reader not familiar with the London area. Also no links or references supporting opinions or even leading readers to other interesting material.
  • Cryptopi, Propaganda and persuasion: 42 (30, 2, 10, 0, 0, 0) Looks like a class note list. Has some useful information and fairly readable because of sound organization, but information is general and sentences shorthand. No links or references to redeem it further.
  • Dalamar96, The young mage - the arrival: 70 (40, 10, 10, 10, 0) Solidly constructed, somewhat simplistic and repetitive narrative. Didn't capture my attention, but seemed like a lot of effort went into it.
  • Devguy, Review death by black hole: 78 (48, 10, 10, 10, 0, 0) The book review was short so I read a couple of other short pieces by the author. Overall very engaging, blog-style pieces. I think their one downfall is that they are so short (thus small deduction for content). Also few links or references.
  • Emfox, Open source and licenses: 72 (50, 2, 10, 0, 10, 0) Author notes at the top of the article that this is a translation from their native language and that they will fix grammar later. This is understandable, but the last revision is from 06/13, so I deducted a lot for grammar and readability. Very thorough article, lots of references, but no wiki formatting.
  • Grantbills, Wal-mart: 60 (45, 5, 10, 0, 0, 0) Fairly thorough fact-based opinion piece, but lacks sources for facts or other references to back up opinions. Sprinkled with typos, and it's long enough that some subheadings are in order.
  • Imatt1990, Why natural hair: 78 (50, 10, 10, 8, 0, 0) Engaging personal experience piece with a lot of pragmatic detail for readers. Links to other natural hair resources would be great. Rambles a bit.
  • Jungle_dave, Reasons behind the 2013 protests in brazil: 70 (50, 10, 10, 0, 0, 0) Thorough analysis, but no references or links. Poor wiki formatting.
  • Prdkojistic, Radio receivers: 67 (40, 8, 9, 10, 0, 0) Broken down nicely and clearly written, but terms are not defined or explained, which might not be needed for someone who is already familiar with them. But in that case, why might they be reading an introductory article like this? Occasional typos, no links to terms or references cited.
  • Shinybitcoins, Detroit michigan: 58 (35, 5, 10, 8, 0, 0) Rather rambly, with lots of filler and awkward sentences. Could be a very interesting subject.
  • Theuntitled, The basics of team fortress 2 trading: 84 (40, 10, 10, 10, 5, 9) Specialized article for existing players of the game (doesn't explain basic game terms or game play, for instance). A few useful images, I think more would help for a video game tutorial. Has some links to other resources, which is nice.

Rating System

This round I used the OLD the Devtome Default Writers Rating System for my ratings. There is a NEW rubric, which weights links and references much higher. Any questions, just leave me a message on my talk page.

   30 for the content, how interesting or useful the article is
   10 for grammar and readability
   10 for spelling
   10 for formatting
   30 for links and references
   9 for images, 0 for no images, 5 for one adequate image, 9 for more than one image or for one perfectly suited image

For fiction:

   60 for the content, how interesting or original the book is.
   10 for grammar and readability
   10 for spelling
   10 for formatting
   9 for images, 0 for no images, 5 for one adequate image, 9 for more than one image or for one perfectly suited image


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