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Upcoming Event: Wikipedia Editing Day, Sunday 23rd November, SpacePortX

Manchester Girl Geeks & Wikimedia UK present an introduction to editing Wikipedia SpacePortX 24-26 Lever St, Manchester, M1 1DZ [Map] 10am-4pm, Sunday 23th November Tickets £4 with lunch included – get your ticket here Practically everyone uses the free encyclopaedia … Continue reading

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Upcoming Event: Wikipedia Edit Day @MadLab, Sunday 25th November, 11am-4pm

Manchester Girl Geeks‘ afternoon tea party is going all day for November. Together we’ll be editing online reference guide Wikipedia with a focus on improving coverage of girl geeks on ‘The Free Encyclopedia’. Women are sorely underrepresented in editing and contributing … Continue reading

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Event Review: Wikipedia and You!

On Saturday, we dove right in with learning how to add to the collective knowledge that is Wikipedia. There were complete newbies (including myself) to experts who have been contributing and editing Wikipedia articles for years. We tackled the basics … Continue reading

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