Why does wikipedia not accept advertisment money?

Answer Because the minds at the Wikimedia Foundation are consistently "thinking small". They lack the vision of what could really be accomplished with a well-executed contextual advertising program. (U... Read More »

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Why does wikipedia ask for money?

See that call for donations at the top of every Wikipedia page? For me, it says "Wikipedia is there when you need it — now it needs you." right now, but they may well change that slogan regularly... Read More »

How does Wikipedia make money?

Wikipedia is run by The Wikimedia Foundation, a non-profit organization. It doesn't make a profit, but it does need to raise money, primarily to buy new servers and keep the site running. Wikimedia... Read More »

Why does Wikipedia need so much money?

Wikipedia doesn't need money at all. The Wikimedia Foundation pays for the servers, the bandwidth, and the software programmers who keep everything running efficiently. Fortunately, that only cos... Read More »

Where does wikipedia get its money from i man , who sponsors it?

They only take donations. Wikipedia, and it's sponsoring organization, Wikimedia Foundation, are both non-profit organizations. Read More »