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Using Social Media to recruit new editors
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Get people who are active on social media to also become active on Wikipedia
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idea creator
Wuselig
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advisor
Touzrimounir
this project needs...
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volunteer
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developer
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designer
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community organizer
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created on14:15, 9 August 2014 (UTC)


Project ideaEdit

What is the problem you're trying to solve?Edit

People don't know how to edit Wikipedia. Show them it could be just as easy as writing on Social Media

What is your solution?Edit

This could bring more editors to Wikipedia and solve all our problems: diversity, gender-gap, increasing number of editors

GoalsEdit

Get InvolvedEdit

ParticipantsEdit

  • Advisor use the tool of publicity of facebook twitter and google+to promote wikimedia project Touzrimounir (talk) 15:50, 16 September 2014 (UTC)

EndorsementsEdit

Project ideaEdit

What is the problem you're trying to solve?Edit

People don't know how to edit Wikipedia. Show them it could be just as easy as writing on Social Media

What is your solution?Edit

  • Sponsored adds in the Social Media
  • Special Facebook Page (engaging content or posts)
  • Partnerships with High Profile Community Users
  • Balloons (create Pages that get viral by sharing)
  • organizing meetups
  • personalize your edits (everytime you make an edit on wikipedia, people on FB will get informed)

GoalsEdit

This could bring more editors to Wikipedia and solve all our problems: diversity, gender-gap, increasing number of editors

Get InvolvedEdit

ParticipantsEdit

  1. Wuselig
  2. Reem Al-Kashif
  3. Netha Hussain
  4. Fernando
  5. Samir Elsharbaty

EndorsementsEdit