Grants:IdeaLab/"wiki as free knowledge social media network" campaign on other social media platforms

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"wiki as free knowledge social media network" campaign on other social media platforms
advertise on social media platforms(strictly on social media as india is amd about social media) that "wikipedia is a SOCIAL NETWORKING OF KNOWLEDGE & SHARING" with the funds wiki gains from people and post the articles on wikipedia's facebook, twitter and insta pages
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created on03:55, 12 January 2018 (UTC)


Who are the people you want to introduce Wikipedia to?Edit

youth of the nation who are lacking in knowledge of even very basic things and are in need of it, but do not know english but only local language.

In what languages do they search for information, online or otherwise?Edit


In what ways does this group communicate with each other?Edit

This can include services and apps in social media, mailing lists, physical spaces like conferences or lectures, or at specific institutions like at a library.
facebook, youtube, whatsapp, snapchat,instagram

What are some reasons this group would use Wikipedia? How would they benefit from it, or what would they find useful?Edit

Think about what they would be interested in reading and learning about; does Wikipedia provide better access to information this group cares about?
extremely under privileged in knowledge. even Their teachers do not have the basic subject knowledge. lack of awareness to use wikipedia to gain knowledge

Project ideaEdit

What language Wikipedia projects will you promote to new readers?Edit


How will you communicate with new readers? Will you be communicating with them online, in-person, or both?Edit


Describe your idea to engage new readers. How might it be implemented? What will you tell people about Wikipedia?Edit

Think about the steps that might involved to make this idea happen, and what you might teach people about your experience or others' experiences using Wikipedia.
free and complete knowledge available at one stop.

How will you know if this project is successful? What are some outcomes that you can share after the project is completed?Edit

If you’re not certain about how to respond to this question when starting your idea, you do not need to answer it right now. Campaign participants and Wikimedia Foundation staff can help you consider some options.

Do you think you can implement this idea? What support do you need?Edit

Do you need people with specific skills or resources to complete this idea? Are there any financial needs for this project? Do you need advising from Wikimedia Foundation staff?
i need wikipedia to promote on social media about the product in a creative way and colorful graphics with help of animations if possible.

Get InvolvedEdit

About the idea creatorEdit

a constant wiki user. gained all my knowledge from here.i use wiki atleast twice a day


  • Community organizer I would like to participate full time. 07:02, 12 January 2018 (UTC)


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No funding needed?Edit

Does your idea not require funding, but you're not sure about what to do next? Not sure how to start a proposal on your local project that needs consensus? Contact Chris Schilling on-wiki at I JethroBT (WMF) (talk · contribs) or via e-mail at cschilling for help!