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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…

How to: Easy Way to Convert Wikipedia Articles to eBooks

September 22nd, 2014 - Filed under Tutorials

We all know what Wikipedia is all about. Yes, it’s a free and largest encyclopedia on the web that contains millions of articles on a wide array of topics. Whenever we search for a famous name of people, place, history, etc via Google, the search engine will always show Wikipedia page as their first or second search results. One of the main reasons is that the online encyclopedia offers huge amount of high-quality and reliable contents. It has been a credible source for various types of research projects.

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Apart from its Wiki pages and contents, many users have actually neglected some useful tools and features offered by this educational and non-profit organization. Thus, today we would like to show you a quick tutorial on how you can turn Wikipedia pages into ebooks within the site. 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…