Project Terminology

User Roles

Neighbor - A user in the traditional sense of the word.

Sensei - A Neighbor certified as a tutor and advisor.

Diplomat - A neighbor fitting the traditional moderator role.

World Entities

Design - Any object that can be placed in the world.

Proposal - Any object iterating on the base model or on empty space. Proposal descriptions can be updated, proposal names can not be changed.

Version - An iteration on a proposal. Keeps the 'description' of the original proposal but has its own description which functions as a change log. The name of the proposal can also be changed in between versions to reflect changes in the project.


Measurable Interest - Amount of feedback that a Thing has received, regardless of position for or against.

Chronological - Needs Definition.