What is the use of Wikipedia if anyone can edit it?

Answer Wikipedia is the best thing that happen to this generation, I learn alot of things from wikipedia that I couldn't ask ppl or aren't in most of the websites. Its free information, with no advertisem... Read More »

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Help .. To edit in Wikipedia ,I have to make a new account every day in Wikipedia to edit . Log in problem ..?

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Why is anyone and everyone allowed to edit the the Wikipedia?

It has millions of articles, and, along with the number, it's hard to always get new info and update it. They probably also figure other people know more than them. There are main owners who check ... Read More »

Can anyone edit a wikipedia page and save the changes?

Yes, as long as the page is not protected and you are not a banned user, or suspected of being a banned user.And no, the changes will not be "moderated." As soon as you click save, your changes go ... Read More »

If anyone can edit Wikipedia, then why aren't there a bunch of ridiculous facts?

There are mistakes in it. Some get discovered quickly and are rewritten fairly quicky some are subtle and take forever to be discovered. Wikipedia is fine for a general perusal of a subject but it ... Read More »