Afrikaans Wikipedia

Afrikaans Wikipedia Interview by Deon SteynEdit

 
Giving a presentation on the growth and status of Afrikaans Wikipedia

Deon Steyn sits as a board member on Wikimedia South Africa the "Chapter" and edits Afrikaans Wikipedia discusses the journey of Afrikaans Wikipedia, how it started, and the future on Die Grootontbyt [1] this was as Afrikaans Wikipedia was gearing up to celebrate its 20th birthday as well as celebrating its publication of the 101,000th article on Afrikaans Wikipedia. Afrikaans Wikipedia celebrated its 20th birthday on the 16th November 2021. To mark the occasion Wikimedia South Africa hosted a celebration for the Afrikaans Wikipedia editing community. The event included discussions on the growth of the Wiki over the years, challenges the Wiki faces, and possible solutions to continue the growth of the Wiki and its community. The event coincided with the publication of the 101,000th article on Afrikaans Wikipedia.