Top Contributors Awards! Benoit takes the double! Plus Ninja Interviews, Bing Maps, OneNote OCR, Office via PowerShell and lots more!

Welcome back for another analysis of contributions to TechNet Wiki over the last week.

First up, the weekly leader board snapshot...


Benoit is the leader of both packs this week, congratulations to you sir!


As always, here are the results of another weekly crawl over the updated articles feed.


Ninja Award Most Revisions Award  
Who has made the most individual revisions


#1 Benoit Jester with 399 revisions. Sensational work Benoit!


#2 Ed Price - MSFT with 257 revisions. The master of the wiki, still wiki'ing away!


#3 Mehmet PARLAKYIGIT-MTTC with 240 revisions. Nice to see you in the medals Mehmet!


Just behind the winners but also worth a mention are:


#4 Richard Mueller with 206 revisions.


#5 Gokan Ozcifci with 122 revisions.


#6 Carsten Siemens with 119 revisions.


#7 Sandro Pereira with 66 revisions.


#8 Durval Ramos with 60 revisions.


#9 Naomi N with 40 revisions.


#10 Chen V with 27 revisions.



Ninja Award Most Articles Updated Award  
Who has updated the most articles


#1 Benoit Jester with 279 articles.


#2 Mehmet PARLAKYIGIT-MTTC with 220 articles.


#3 Ed Price - MSFT with 207 articles.


Just behind the winners but also worth a mention are:


#4 Richard Mueller with 173 articles.


#5 Carsten Siemens with 105 articles.


#6 Gokan Ozcifci with 95 articles.


#7 Durval Ramos with 28 articles.


#8 Naomi N with 17 articles.


#9 Denis Dyagilev with 11 articles.


#10 Fernando Lugão Veltem with 11 articles.


Ninja Award Most Updated Article Award  
Largest amount of updated content in a single article


The article to have the most change this week was Interview avec un 'Wiki Ninja' (fr-FR), by Benoit Jester

This week's reviser was Benoit Jester,

This is new in from Benoit. It's a translation of the original "Interview with a Wiki Ninja" article that lists all the interviews we've had on TechNet Wiki. Thanks for all your hard work Benoit. Hope you're prepared to keep it up to date! :] 


Ninja Award Longest Article Award  
Biggest article updated this week


This week's largest document to get some attention is Migrating Bing Maps v6.3 to v7, by Ricky_Brundritt

This week's reviser was Ricky_Brundritt,

This excellent guide has just been added by Ricky, who is quite a character in the Bing Maps community.

From his profile "I'm the Microsoft EMEA Bing Maps Technology Solution Professional. I'm a moderator on the Bing Maps Forums, and a co-founder of the Bing Maps UK user group. I was also the Co-founder of InKnowledge ( and a Microsoft MVP in 2009, 2010 & 2011. Twitter: rbrundritt"


Ninja Award Most Revised Article Award  
Article with the most revisions in a week


This week's most fiddled with article is Optical Character Recognition with One Note, by JoeyDj. It was revised 19 times last week.

Joey is someone you'd like to know - "Hi, my name is Joey I'm a Subject Matter Expert (SME)  for Microsoft technology based in the Philippines. I’m in charge of doing  innovation, research and development  and contingent activity most of the time.  I chair Aware-IT a people’s organization which aims to fully utilize IT in nation building and eliminating poverty and corruption in the country. Aware is responsible for empowering the poor into It industry by conducting seminars and conferences I usually do facebook and share and answers question on msdn most of the time. You can visit my blogs at"

This week's revisers were JoeyDj & Alberto Reuben C. Reyes

Oh my, this is so cool, I never knew it could do this! Thank you JoeyDj for enlightening me, and TechNet Wiki for providing the platform and SEO friendly pages!


Ninja Award Most Popular Article Award  
Collaboration is the name of the game!


The article to be updated by the most people this week is TechNet Guru Contributions for November 2013, by XAML guy (me)

Seems to be a regular winner lately. The Guru competition has been a phenomenal success for finding new talent and notaeworthy members of the Microsoft developer community. Maybe YOU could join us?

This week's revisers were Suleiman Shakhtour, Reed Kimble, Joe Dwyer (DwyerTech), Hezequias Vasconcelos - MTFC, Mohit Kumar Gupta, SathyanarrayananS, Christian Wade, Mr X, Uwe Ricken, Matthew Yarlett, Nonki Takahashi, litdev & Steven Andrews


The second article to be updated by the most people this week is Turkish Council Center, by Gokan Ozcifci

Another regular show, we love our Turkish community very much.

This week's revisers were Yavuz Tasci, Davut EREN, Mehmet PARLAKYIGIT-MTTC, Baris Aydogmusoglu & Naomi N


So I'll also mention the THIRD article to be updated by the most people this week, Automating Office 365 Administration using PowerShell, by Razvan Rusu

This is a nice introduction to the world of PowerShell with some very practical demonstrations. Thanks Razvan, we want more!

This week's revisers were Razvan Rusu, Benoit Jester & Fernando Lugão Veltem


Ninja Award Ninja Edit Award  
A ninja needs lightning fast reactions!


Below is a list of this week's fastest ninja edits. That's an edit to an article after another person

Also in our top ten are:


Outstanding performance by many of our main players this week.

So very good to see so many amazing new articles flooding in too, I sense a real energy rush through the whole community lately.

Can't wait till next week!


Best regards,
Pete Laker


Comments (12)

  1. Ben on Mission … good going buddy!!!

  2. Thanks for the report !

    @Mahesh : lol, my mission is to bring another french authors on the Wiki 🙂

  3. Elguc Yusufbeyli… Do you want to join the TAT? ( Azerbaycan is the "brother nation" of Turkey ).. If yes, could you please join me at


  4. Durval Ramos says:

    Congratulations to all, a excellent work !

    Pete, your information helps the Community too.

    Thank very much.

  5. This blog is something we all look forward to each week.

  6. Thanks for report !

    Thanks Gokhan. İ will contact to you.

  7. Anonymous says:

    The tool to generate the new winners section (below) had some fresh bugs pop up this week, but I’ve

  8. Anonymous says:

    Welcome back for another analysis of contributions to TechNet Wiki over the last week.

    First up, the

  9. anonymouscommenter says:

    op Contributors Awards!

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