Wikipedia Article Development

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Wikipedia Article Consulting: Why It Pays to Hire a Specialist

Having difficulty with a brand article on Wikipedia? More and more marketers are turning to Wikipedia article consulting after finding their article tagged with a header such as this: …edited in ways they find objectionable, deleted without explanation, or even finding their account banned. This happens mostly due to a lack understanding of Wikipedia’s rules... Read More →

Paid Wikipedia Article Development Requirements

Wikipedia Article Development: The Rules Apply to Everyone A paid Wikipedia article is something becoming a more and more common occurence, but busy PR departments don’t have the time to learn the writing style, wikicode, and requirements to write them or maintain them. Time and time again, articles created by PR and marketing professionals are... Read More →

Tony Ahn & Co. puts Daphne Osena-Paez on the Wikipedia main page

The Wikipedia article “Daphne Oseña-Paez” was featured on the Wikipedia main page on June 17, from 8pm to 2am Manila time, courtesy of Tony Ahn, who developed the article for Ms. Oseña-Paez. Both a “hook” and her photo was displayed on the Wikipedia main page, in the “Did You Know? From Wikipedia’s newest articles” section,... Read More →

How Wikipedia Allows You to Influence the Media

If you’re a public figure (or about to become one), Wikipedia can be your best friend, or your worst nightmare. Your Wikipedia entry is the jumping off point for serious investigative research on you by journalists as well as more casual Google searches by potential employers, collaborators, partners, and others. When someone is researching you... Read More →