Why do so many people use Wikipedia, when any random could edit it?

Answer It's quick (which is what wiki means in Hawaiian), it's the most comprehensive encyclopedia in the history of the species and growing fast (at the English one is), and it's pretty accurate. Nature ... 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 do people post questions on yahoo answers when they could just google it or look it up on wikipedia?

People are getting tired of 'automated' services (like telephone "menus") which lead round and round, and don't give fast results.Google, if you can phrase your query correctly, does a fine job, bu... Read More »

Do famous people edit their own Wikipedia pages?

Is Wikipedia like all fake because people can edit the pages?

A wiki is a website that allows users to edit a page to their wish. A wiki involves a highly sophisticated community which patrol the site making sure that everything is in place and everything is ... Read More »