Dirk Franke

  1. Ten years of the German Wikipedia writing contest

    The article on Direct Democracy in Germany is the best article written on the German Wikipedia for the month of March, 2014. After a long and heated discussion, the jury of the German writing contest (“Schreibwettbewerb“) chose it above the article about historian Percy Ernst Schramm and the article about Block 11, a building in the Auschwitz concentration camp.... Read more

  2. Ten years of the Lebewesen portal

    Today, we oversee approximately 40,000 articles – that’s about as many as the entire German Wikipedia had when it first started – as well as countless additional articles from many other areas of biology.... Read more

  3. The Hidden Wikipedia: a view from 2022