Many devices and applications optimize or enhance the display of Wikipedia content for mobile devices, while some also incorporate additional features such as use of Wikipedia See , such as. Highlight key events or moments on the timeline. Material that may adversely affect a person's reputation should be treated with special care; in many jurisdictions, repeating a defamatory claim is actionable, and there are additional protections for subjects who are not public figures. Overall, Wikipedia comprises more than 40 million articles in 301 different languages and by February 2014 it had reached 18 billion page views and nearly 500 million unique visitors per month. From both a legal and ethical standpoint it is essential that a determined effort be made to eliminate defamatory and other inappropriate material from these articles, but these concerns must be balanced against other concerns, such as allowing articles to show a bias in the subject's favor by removing appropriate material simply because the subject objects to it, or allowing articles about non- publicity-seekers to be retained.
In April 2005, a extension was added to MediaWiki's built-in search and Wikipedia switched from to Lucene for searching. People who are scary, they terrify me, but I can imitate them. . Please just remove the statement and ask a question on the talk page. For instance, on the English Wikipedia and some other language editions, only registered users may create a new article.
Fox, playing a lesbian bank robber. Biographies in these cases can give undue weight to the event and conflict with. The content of Wikipedia has been published in many forms, both online and offline, outside of the Wikipedia website. He is essentially an orphan and an abused child, who becomes an emperor. For tips from our reviewer on proofreading the biography and citing your sources, keep reading! External video , , 7:13 mins Wikipedia's open structure inherently makes it an easy target for Internet , , and various forms of paid advocacy seen as counterproductive to the maintenance of a neutral and verifiable online encyclopedia. Critics argue that Wikipedia's open nature and a lack of proper sources for most of the information makes it unreliable. Just treat people how you wish to be treated.
Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing. Jimmy Wales changed the world with Wikipedia, the hugely popular online encyclopedia that anyone can edit. His research examined the of edit warring. Since 2009, tens of thousands of books that reproduced English, German, Russian and French Wikipedia articles have been produced by the American company and by three subsidiaries of the German publisher. Archived from on February 16, 2009.
The Arbitration Committee established the following principle in December 2005: , a guideline, advises Wikipedia users to consider the obvious fact that new users of Wikipedia will do things wrong from time to time. Similar publications are the German-language , and the Portuguese-language. San Francisco: No Starch Press. Reflect on your research and comment on how you view the person. Therefore, everything you write must be presented accurately while being interesting and engaging. Researchers from developed a statistical model to measure systematic bias in the behavior of Wikipedia's users regarding controversial topics. You may also post an explanation of your concern on the and ask that uninvolved editors evaluate the article to make sure it is fairly written and properly sourced.
Once you have completed a draft of the biography, show it to peers, friends, teachers, and mentors for feedback. The web servers deliver pages as requested, performing page rendering for all the language editions of Wikipedia. In 1993, Latifah recorded a jazz- and reggae-influenced album titled Black Reign. In 2017, announced that it would help readers detect by suggesting links to related Wikipedia articles. I'm struggling with that in my head because I eat meat.
Related projects A number of interactive multimedia encyclopedias incorporating entries written by the public existed long before Wikipedia was founded. A promotional video of the Wikimedia Foundation that encourages viewers to edit Wikipedia, mostly reviewing 2014 via Wikipedia content Milestones In January 2007, Wikipedia entered for the first time the top-ten in the U. Even if the page is not protected against re-creation, it should not be re-created unless a consensus is demonstrated in support of re-creation. Archived from on September 15, 2008. Archived from on July 30, 2008. A particular problem occurs in the case of an individual who is relatively unimportant and for whom there exists a Wikipedia page against her or his wishes. Learning to link with Wikipedia.
University of Massachusetts — Amherst. When the name of a private individual has not been widely disseminated or has been intentionally concealed, such as in certain court cases or occupations, it is often preferable to omit it, especially when doing so does not result in a significant loss of context. Psychological aspects of cyberspace: Theory, research, applications. Wikipedia publishes of its contents, but these are text-only; as of 2007 there was no dump available of Wikipedia's images. For example, if you were writing a biography about Barack Obama, you could start out with a description of the night he won the presidency for the first time. It also includes interviews with several key Wikipedia staff and contributors, including and audio, 53:58, Flash required.