Wikidata:WikidataCon 2017/Submissions/Using Wikidata Query and QuickStatements to automatically amend Wikidata items

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Submission no. 66
Title of the submission
Using Wikidata Query and QuickStatements to automatically amend Wikidata items

Author(s) of the submission
Geert Van Pamel (geertivp)
E-mail address
geertivp at gmail.com
Country of origin
Belgium
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Wikimedia Belgium

Type of session
Workshop
Length of session
30-60 minutes depending on the scope and number of examples
Ideal number of attendees
10 (or more?)
EtherPad for documentation
https://etherpad.wikimedia.org/p/WikidataCon-66

Abstract

Using Wikidata Query to verify the quality and completeness of Wikidata items. How to find anomalies. How to find missing language translations. How to find mismatched key/value pairs. How to perform analysis, reports, and statistics. Using QuickStatements to automatically create and amend Wikidata items. How to build lists.

Examples: Create Labels in other languages, add (missing) descriptions, count the most used description for a group of items, align/correct descriptions.

What will attendees take away from this session?
Using Wikidata Query and QuickStatements to automatically amend Wikidata items
  1. How to build Wikidata Queries
  2. How to identify anomalies
  3. How to identify missing data (Labels, Descriptions)
  4. How to export into Excel
  5. How to build a Quick Statements file
  6. How to execute the Quick Statements file
  7. How to troubleshoot
Slides or further information

Query examples: Special:PrefixIndex/User:Geertivp/training

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