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  1. Community digest: Urdu Wikipedia reaches 100,000 articles

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    On December 29, 2015, the Urdu Wikipedia community achieved a major milestone with a new article on the tiger shark.... Read more

  2. Ukrainian Wikipedia reaches 600,000 articles

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  3. Content Translation helped create 30,000 new Wikipedia articles this year

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    Content Translation has helped create 30,000 new Wikipedia articles since the beginning of 2015. In our latest update, we’ve covered some important milestones.... Read more

  4. English Wikipedia surpasses five million articles

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    With the creation of “Persoonia terminalis”, the English Wikipedia has today surpassed five million articles—and now covers more topics, more perspectives, and more voices than any other knowledge compendium on the planet.... Read more

  5. “My community’s goals drive me”: Tahir Mahmood

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    Tahir Mahmood recently became the first Urdu Wikipedian to surpass 100,000 edits. He says community-set goals help inspire him to be so dedicated.... Read more

  6. 15 million free media files on Wikimedia Commons