|Manual of Style|
- A. Article of the Month
- 1. This section outlines the process by which an article become featured on the home page for each month.
- 2. Procedures
- a. These clauses outline the process of the Article of the Month award.
- b. Eligibility
- i. The article must follow all relevant guidelines.
- ii. The article must be free of spelling/grammar issues.
- iii. The article must be at least 3,000 bytes (see history to find the size).
- iv. The article must be free of any editing controversy.
- v. The article must be of the highest quality.
- vi. The article must contain at least one image.
- c. Nomination process
- i. The nominator will create a nomination page and list reasons why the article is good enough to be featured.
- ii. Everyone can contribute to the discussion and show their support or oppose for the nomination.
- iii. Nomination discussions expire after (3) months. After this, an article can be renominated.
- iv. On the last day of each month the next month's Article of the Month will be determined based on the following formula: (Number of Supports)-(Number of Opposed)=Nomination Rating. The current article with the highest nomination rating at the time will become the "Article of the Month" for the following month.
IMPORTANT: YOU CANNOT NOMINATE YOURSELF. ANYONE WHO NOMINATES THEMSELVES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED FOR SIX MONTHS.
To nominate someone, use the following form:
- 1. Be sure that the article you nomiate follows the above requirements, otherwise the nomination will be closed.
- 1. Replace ARTICLE with the name of the article you wish to nominate in the box below.
- 2. If the article has already been nominated, add a "/2" or /"3" etc. after their name. (Example: ARTICLE/2 or ARTICLE/3)
- 3. Click the button to create the nomination page.
- 4. On the nomination page, state your reasons for why you believe the article you nominated should be Article of the Month.
- 5. When you save the page, post the nomination to the ESB:Nominations page so that all nominations are listed in one place.
|Article||Nominator||When nominated (EST)||Rating|
|Help Wanted (nomination page)||by AMK152||June 10, 2014 at 11:00 AM (EST)||3|
|Plankton's Army (transcript) (nomination page)||by Muchacha||June 3, 2014 at 11:28 AM (EST)||1|
|Jimmy Neutron's Nicktoon Blast (nomination page)||by Jewel4ever||June 10, 2014 at 11:00 AM (EST)||1|
Ratings last updated Monday, June 16, 2014 at 2:19 AM (EST) (edit this table)
|Ratings also include the nominator.|
The following is an archive of previous nominations, either successful or unsuccessful: