Features

  1. All-new notifications page helps Wikimedians focus on what matters most

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    A redesigned notifications page and a raft of new features make it easier than ever to manage and monitor your messages.... Read more

  2. Discovery: What happens when you search Wikipedia?

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    Wikipedia’s new ‘completion suggester’ makes finding what you’re looking for easier than ever before.... Read more

  3. Check out these new features and extensions kicked off at Google Summer of Code 2015

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    The last Google Summer of Code and Outreachy rounds are over. Take a look to the awesome projects completed and the the new features that you should keep an eye out for! For the first time, all Wikimedia projects that passed the evaluation were immediately deployed in production or Wikimedia Labs.... Read more

  4. Article suggestions—a new feature for Content Translation

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    A newly introduced “article suggestion” feature in Content Translation makes it easier for users to find Wikipedia articles that can be translated into other languages.... Read more

  5. Get email updates from the Wikimedia blog

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    Keep up with the latest Wikimedia news! Find out when new stories are posted on the Wikimedia blog: subscribe to our new email updates.
    Here’s a quick overview on this new feature, how to sign up, and why we created it based on community feedback.... Read more

  6. Over 5,000 new articles created with the Content Translation tool

    Updated selector with image thumbnails for search results. Screenshot by Runa Bhattacharjee, freely licensed under CC0 1.0

    The Content Translation Tool makes it easier to create new new Wikipedia articles from other languages. It is now available as a beta-feature in 148 Wikipedias — and was used to create more than 5,000 new articles since January 2015. Learn more in this update from the Wikimedia Foundation’s Language Engineering team.... Read more

  7. A translation rally invites volunteers to localize technical messages for MediaWiki software

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    Volunteers from around the world localized tens of thousands of technical messages for open source software, in a translation rally hosted by Wikimedia Sverige during nine days in May. This triggered a four-fold increase in activity on the translation platform Translatewiki.net.... Read more

  8. The new Content Translation tool is now used on 22 Wikipedias

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    The Content Translation tool makes it easier to create new Wikipedia articles from other languages. In the past three months, this tool has been used by over 260 editors to create more than 850 articles in 22 Wikipedias.... Read more

  9. How content translation improved my wiki edits

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    The Content Translation tool has made it a lot easier for Catalan Wikimedians to quickly translate existing Wikipedia articles to and from their mother language.... Read more

  10. Try Content Translation: A quick way to create new articles from other languages

    Try Content Translation: A quick way to create new articles from other languages. This new tool makes it easy to translate articles from one language to another. It is now available as a beta feature in 8 different languages. (…)... Read more