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15 Wikipedia Alternatives You May Not Have Heard of

February 8th, 2017 - Filed under Search Engines

Wikipedia is an ingrained aspect of popular culture that many of us use as a synonym for research. It’s understood to have replaced traditional encyclopaedias, and for many search terms, it’s the first result to appear.

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However, despite the increasing popularity and growing volumes of information, Wikipedia is also seen as an occasionally sketchy source. Students, journalists, and teachers are all loathe to cite Wikipedia in their writing, as the articles can be submitted by anyone at all, and may be biased or blatantly false. Read more…

14 Awesome Wikipedia Tools and Resources You Should Not Miss

February 27th, 2012 - Filed under Web Tools

Wikipedia is the largest online encyclopedia. It’s maintained by hundred thousand of volunteers around the world and everyone with an Internet connection can create and edit articles on the site. With more than 16 million articles in over 260 languages, every month the free encyclopedia receives more than 388 millions unique visitors and the best thing about Wikipedia is that it’s free of advertisements.

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If you are Wikipedia regular user, we think you can explore the site in a better way with below useful tools and resources. Just check out these 14 free tools to enhance your Wikipedia experience! Read more…