Accurate metadata is the key to helping users find the videos they
want, according to Metacafe Product Manager Avi Yaar. Wikicafe will
help eliminate false metadata that users submit to get a video more
Wikicafe, built on the MediaWiki platform originally written for Wikipedia, has been in beta testing for four months. Wikipedia has grown to be more comprehensive and accurate because of the community surrounding it, and Metacafe hopes it will achieve the same level of quality, founder Eyal Hertzog says.
—Kelsey Blodget, Associate Producer