Internet support for Wikimedians in India/Applications/Vijay Barot

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Vijay Barot

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  • Active project name:
Gujarati Wikipedia, Wikimedia Commons, Gujarati Wikisource, Wikidata, Gujarati Wiktionary and English Wikipedia.
  • Contribution:
What are some of your best contribution to Wikimedia so far? (Please add relevant links)
  • I joined Wikipedia three year ago and became active in late November 2018 since then I have around 25000+ Global edits as on 7th june.[1]
  • Gujarati Wikipedia: I am active in Gujarati Wikipedia, mostly expanding the stub articles related to history and literature. Also involved in translating, correcting, cleaning up articles. I have created more than 200 articles in Gujarati Wikipedia.[2]
  • Wikimedia Commons: I am an amateur photographer. I have uploaded/curated more than 800 images/files on Commons. 34 of my images have been selected as quality images. I have around 4500+ edits on commons.
  • Gujarati Wikisource: I am active in Gujarati Wikisource from January 2019. I have 12000+ edits and led 14 projects on Gujarati Wikisource. I secured top positions in Indic Wikisource Proofreadthon.
  • Gujarati Wiktionary: I created 800+ words on Gujarati Wiktionary.[3]
  • Wikidata: I have around 2500 edits on Wikidata. I am focused on Wikidata related to Gujarati Wikipedia. Indian topics have been my interest there. Secured 2nd position in International Mother Language Day 2021 - Label-a-thon.[4]
  • English Wikipedia: I am also contributing on English Wikipedia especially to philately related articles. Also add Images in English articles.[5]


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