How does Wikipedia work?

Answer Who writes it? We all write it.The BEAUTY of wikipedia (and what makes it so awesome) is that ANYBODY can edit it. That's why there's so much awesome information that might be too obscure for a pap... Read More »

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How does WIKIPEDIA work :o there's a lot of stuff written on every possible thing i can think of and many....?

Thousands of contributors across the globe from every country and almost every language. They don't get paid to do any of this, but these contributors donate some of their time and knowledge to exp... Read More »

Why does a dump of the Wikipedia database have more pages than Wikipedia itself has?

Certain classes of pages, even when in the main "article" namespace, don't count as "articles" for the purpose of statistics. Most notably, redirects! You're probably seeing those, among a few othe... Read More »

Why doesn`t Wikipedia work for anyone?

The blackout is in protest against proposed legislation in the United States – the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the U.S. House of Representatives, and PROTECTIP (PIPA) in the U.S. Senate. The... Read More »

Wikipedia doesn't work on iPod touch?

Try accessing the Mobile version at , or download the official app at… . If it still does not work, please notify https://... Read More »