Leila Zia

  1. Why the world reads Wikipedia: What we learned about reader motivation from a recent research study

    Wikimedia’s mission is to provide educational content and to effectively disseminate it. Doing so requires understanding the needs and motivations of the people who read Wikipedia. In this blog post, we discuss what we learned about Wikipedia reader motivations and needs across 14 languages from a recent research study.... Read more

  2. Find, Prioritize, and Recommend: An article recommendation system to fill knowledge gaps across Wikipedia

    Millions of articles are missing across Wikipedia’s language editions. Recommendation systems can help close these gaps.... Read more