Wikipedia

  1. Wikipedia edit-a-thon, 72 hours long, is recognized with a Guinness World Record

    Photo by Salvador alc, CC BY-SA 4.0.

    Wikimedia Mexico and Museo Soumaya partnered for the event, named #72HorasConRodin for the “progenitor of modern sculpture.”... Read more

  2. Illustrating the 1968 Democratic National Convention—48 years later

    Photo by Bea A Carson, scanned by Victor Grigas, public domain/CC0.

    Wikipedia articles about historic events can sometimes host amazing photography and video, sometimes not; it can take a bit of dedication by Wikipedia editors to illustrate articles on news events well.... Read more

  3. Content translation tool hits milestone with one hundred thousand articles

    Photo by Victor Grigas, CC BY-SA 3.0.

    Since its introduction in January 2015, the Wikimedia Foundation’s content translation tool has been used to translate 100,000 new Wikipedia articles. We asked some users to share their experiences on how this tool helped them.... Read more

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

    Photo by  Paul Skorupskas, public domain/CC0.

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

  5. Pokémon Go is Wikipedia’s most-popular article, with traffic up over 10,000 percent

    Photo by Jarek Tuszyński, CC BY-SA 4.0.

    Millions of readers are flocking to Wikipedia, looking to learn more about the new game, while Wikipedia’s editors are jumping in to improve the article.... Read more

  6. Editing Wikipedia as self-care activism

    Photo by Veronica Erb, CC BY-SA 2.0.

    Editing Wikipedia is a way I take care of myself and help this world become a more equal place.... Read more

  7. Europeana Art History Challenge finishes

    Photo by Pierre-Joseph Redouté, public domain/CC0.

    The largest-ever GLAM-Wiki competition (and the first to highlight Wikidata) has concluded.... Read more

  8. Wikimedians gather in Italian alpine town Esino Lario for 12th Wikimania

    Photo by Luisella Aliprandi, CC BY-SA 3.0.

    Each year, members of the Wikimedia community convene in one location to share experiences, learn from each other, and discuss the most critical issues of the movement. Wikimania 2016 will draw over a thousand attendees from more than 60 nations to Esino Lario, which has a year-round population of less than 800, from June 24-26.... Read more

  9. 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

  10. In worldwide vote, Wikimedia users select extraordinary picture of the year

    Photo by NASA, public domain/CC0.

    1,322 pictures. 56 finalists. One winner. The vote for Wikimedia Commons’ picture of the year is over.... Read more