There’s More To Wikimedia Than Wikipedia…

Wikipedia is so helpful to translators that most of us would rather not admit quite how much we rely on it — partly because, as everyone knows, Wikipedia has a certain less-than-perfect reputation when it comes to accuracy. However, a surprisingly large number of translators don’t realize that theWikimedia Foundation (the organization that actually operates Wikipedia) also runs a number of other collaborative wiki projects that can at tmes also be very enlightening. Projects such as WiktionaryWikiquote,WikibooksWikisourceWikimedia CommonsWikispeciesWikinewsWikiversity andWikimedia Incubator might come in handy the next time you need a quick reference on somethng while translating. Let’s take a closer look! [Read more...]