Notability

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Notability is the property of being worthy of notice, having fame, or being considered to be of a high degree of interest, significance, or distinction.wikipedia
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Celebrity

television personalitycelebritiesmedia personality
Persons who are notable due to public responsibility, accomplishments, or, even, mere participation in the celebrity industry are said to have a public profile. Marketers and newspapers may try to create notability to create celebrity, fame, or notoriety, or to increase sales, as in the yellow press.

Aesthetics

aestheticart theoryphilosophy of art
The concept arises in the philosophy of aesthetics regarding aesthetic appraisal.

Journalism

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Notability arises in decisions on coverage questions in journalism.

Notorious

notoriety
Marketers and newspapers may try to create notability to create celebrity, fame, or notoriety, or to increase sales, as in the yellow press.

Yellow journalism

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Marketers and newspapers may try to create notability to create celebrity, fame, or notoriety, or to increase sales, as in the yellow press.

The Wikipedia Revolution

The Wikipedia Revolution: How a Bunch of Nobodies Created the World's Greatest Encyclopedia
In his book, The Wikipedia Revolution: How a Bunch of Nobodies Created the World's Greatest Encyclopedia, Andrew Lih writes that notability is at the center of the debate as to what the world's greatest encyclopedia should be - "''"One faction believes Wikipedia should contain pretty much anything, as long as it’s factual and verifiable.... On the other side of the debate are the ‘deletionists’, although this somewhat unfairly characterizes their view in a destructive way.

Andrew Lih

Lih, Andrew
In his book, The Wikipedia Revolution: How a Bunch of Nobodies Created the World's Greatest Encyclopedia, Andrew Lih writes that notability is at the center of the debate as to what the world's greatest encyclopedia should be - "''"One faction believes Wikipedia should contain pretty much anything, as long as it’s factual and verifiable.... On the other side of the debate are the ‘deletionists’, although this somewhat unfairly characterizes their view in a destructive way.

Jorge Luis Borges

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Emily Artinian compares this passage with Borges' The Library of Babel.

The Library of Babel

Library of Babel
Emily Artinian compares this passage with Borges' The Library of Babel.

Deletionism and inclusionism in Wikipedia

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Persons wanting to delete an article on the grounds of non-notability are called deletionists.

Inclusionism

inclusionists
Those not wanting to delete the article are called inclusionists.

Computer scientist

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A team of computer scientists at MIT and Rutgers University has used notability at Wikipedia to create a measure of hierarchy in a directed online social network.

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MITMassachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)M.I.T.
A team of computer scientists at MIT and Rutgers University has used notability at Wikipedia to create a measure of hierarchy in a directed online social network.

Rutgers University

RutgersRutgers CollegeRutgers, The State University of New Jersey
A team of computer scientists at MIT and Rutgers University has used notability at Wikipedia to create a measure of hierarchy in a directed online social network.

Social networking service

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A team of computer scientists at MIT and Rutgers University has used notability at Wikipedia to create a measure of hierarchy in a directed online social network.

Citation

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The number of citations has been proposed as a measure of notability of a publication or author; the field of study is called citation analysis.

Citation analysis

citation networks
The number of citations has been proposed as a measure of notability of a publication or author; the field of study is called citation analysis.

Absolute

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Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.

Objectivity (philosophy)

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Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.

Big Bang

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Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.

Relativism

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Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.

Convention (norm)

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Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.

Subjectivity

subjectivesubjectivelysubjectivities
Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.

Consensus decision-making

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Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.

Qualia

subjective experienceexperiencesubjective
Notability may be considered to be absolutely objective, e.g., inherently as the big bang; relatively objectively determinable using a conventional definition, which is subjectively determined by consensus, e.g., an online encyclopedia consensus to consider all towns as being notable, no matter how small; or subjective, such as a notably emotional day for an individual.