Wikipedia

  1. Seeing great potential in the Sindhi Wikipedia: Mehtab Ahmed

    Photo by Mehtab Ahmed, CC BY-SA 4.0.

    Mehtab Ahmed believes in using Wikipedia to educate masses in their native language.... Read more

  2. Help expand Wikipedia’s coverage of LGBT communities during Wiki Loves Pride

    Photo by Raimond Spekking, CC BY-SA 4.0.

    Contributing can be as simple as creating or improving LGBT-related Wikipedia articles or taking photos at local pride parades and other LGBT establishments and events.... Read more

  3. Share your photos of UNESCO Biosphere Reserves on Wikipedia to inspire the world

    Photo by Elgollimoh, CC BY-SA 3.0.

    On World Environment Day, UNESCO and Wiki Loves Earth have partnered to create Wiki Loves Earth Biosphere Reserves, a competition to create photographs free for everyone to use and to enrich Wikipedia.... Read more

  4. Semi-automated content translation is coming to Scandinavian Wikipedias

    Photo by Astrid Carlsen, CC BY-SA 4.0.

    Machine translation between Scandinavian languages with the Wikimedia Foundation’s content translation tool will soon be a reality, allowing every contributor and editor on Wikipedia to help expand free knowledge, regardless of their spoken language.... Read more

  5. Team effort in developing the Khowar Wikipedia

    Photo by Amjad Mehmoodfsc, CC BY-SA 4.0.

    There’s 50 confirmed editors and over 6,700 total pages.... Read more

  6. Wikimedia Highlights, April 2016

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    Here are highlights from across the Wikimedia movement, as reported on this blog in April 2016: Find, Prioritize, and Recommend: An article recommendation system to fill knowledge gaps across Wikipedia; First-ever Wikimedia Hackathon at Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee; A strike against freedom of panorama: Swedish court rules against Wikimedia Sverige.... Read more

  7. The “world’s first gif”, a horse, and a ditch: The English Wikipedia’s ten shortest featured articles

    Photo by TimK MSI, CC BY-SA 2.5

    Now we’ve looked at the English Wikipedia’s longest featured articles, here are the ten shortest.... Read more

  8. Get ready to rock ‘n’ scroll: Here are the English Wikipedia’s ten longest featured articles

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    Some articles, it seems, require more research than others. Here are the ten longest featured articles on the English Wikipedia as of today, ranked by the number of words in each.... Read more

  9. A Death Star filled with all the May the Fourth facts you’ll ever need

    Photo by Cjp24, CC-BY-SA-4.0

    Featuring a chocolate Millennium Falcon, sound designers, Leia’s distinctive hairstyle, James Bond, Ukrainian politics, and a holiday special that many might prefer to forget.... Read more

  10. International Workers’ Day: Nine people who made lives better for workers

    Photo by Joel Levine, CC BY 3.0.

    In order of International Workers’ Day, we collect the biographies of nine people who made lives better for laborers.... Read more