As part of our 2030 vision, the Wikimedia Foundation is working to expand partnerships with organisations like the GSMA to empower communities through digital skills training and participation in knowledge creation and sharing.... Read more

  1. The more you contribute to Wikipedia, the more knowledge you gain: Ted Yoo

    It takes years of effort to find yourself on the list of Wikipedia’s most prolific contributors. We talked to Ted Yoo, who has made 300,000 edits on the Korean Wikipedia, to learn about the motivation that has kept him actively editing for so long.... Read more

  2. The insights series: Felix Nartey

    Interviews with Wikimedians from emerging communities from Africa, Asia and Latin America, sharing their experiences of Wikimedia Conference 2018 and what the free knowledge movement means to them.... Read more

  3. Annual Wikimedia conference “Wikimania” to make debut in Sub-Saharan Africa

    The first-ever gathering in the sub-Saharan African region will be held in Cape Town, bringing together more than 700 people to discuss how to improve the diversity of knowledge represented on Wikipedia and Wikimedia sites. Key participants include Wikimedia Foundation Executive Director Katherine Maher, Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales, as well as notable thought leaders from across the African cont... Read more

  4. You asked, so we built it: Synced reading lists for Wikipedia’s Android and iOS apps

    Users on both apps can now bookmark articles, organize them into lists of articles, and share those lists across devices.... Read more

  5. Minister Ahmet Arslan: Wikipedia is open for improvement by anyone around the world, and should be open for editors in Turkey

    The Wikimedia Foundation is deeply concerned about recent statements attributed to the Turkish Minister of Transport, Maritime, and Communications Ahmet Arslan from Friday, the 18th of May, regarding the block of Wikipedia in Turkey. The Minister’s comments seriously misrepresent Wikipedia’s open editing model and efforts undertaken by the Wikimedia Foundation to lift the block.
    To address the... Read more

  6. A note on our approach to privacy

    We’re updating our privacy policy, and are inviting you to comment on the changes over the next thirty days. ... Read more

  7. Nine community-led projects receive rapid grants to inspire new readers

    How do we build awareness of Wikipedia in different countries, cultures, and language groups around the world? We trust local Wikimedians to offer their expertise.... Read more

  8. Twitter bots powered by Wikipedia: An interview with Darius Kazemi, internet artist

    We wanted to learn more.... Read more

  9. Exploring offline access to Wikipedia: WikiFundi, an editing tool for remote schools

    The latest installment of our offline access series sees the Wikimedia Foundation’s Anne Gomez talking about WikiFundi, an offline editing tool for remote schools, with Florence Devouard, one of its project managers.... Read more

  10. Here’s everything we published from the design, development, and data process for the page previews feature

    As an open and transparent organization, most of our documentation is placed online, able to be viewed and emulated by anyone. Here’s a list of the documentation for one of our recently released features.... Read more