Judgement Essay

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This article is about the Internet encyclopedia. For other uses, see Wikipedia (disambiguation). For Wikipedia's non-encyclopedic visitor introduction, see Wikipedia:About. For the main page, see Main Page. Wikipedia The logo of Wikipedia, a globe featuring glyphs from several writing systems Screenshot [show] Screenshot of Wikipedia's multilingual portal Web address Wikipedia.org Slogan The Free Encyclopedia that anyone can edit Commercial? No Type of site Internet encyclopedia Registration Optional, but is required for certain tasks such as editing protected pages, creating pages in English Wikipedia and uploading files Available language(s) 276 active editions (286 in total) Users Over 77,000 active editors[1] Content license CC Attribution / Share-Alike 3.0 Most text also dual-licensed under GFDL, media licensing varies. Owner Wikimedia Foundation Created by Jimmy Wales, Larry Sanger[2] Launched January 15, 2001 (2001-01-15) (12 years ago) Alexa rank 6 (October 2013[update])[3] Current status Active Wikipedia (i/ˌwɪkɨˈpiːdiə/ or i/ˌwɪkiˈpiːdiə/ WIK-i-PEE-dee-ə) is a collaboratively edited, multilingual, free Internet encyclopedia supported by the non-profit Wikimedia Foundation. Wikipedia's 30 million articles in 287 languages, including over 4.3 million in the English Wikipedia, are written collaboratively by volunteers around the world. Almost all of its articles can be edited by anyone having access to the site.[4] It is the largest and most popular general reference work on the Internet,[5][6][7][8][9] ranking sixth globally among all websites on Alexa, and having an estimated 365 million readers worldwide.[5][10] Wikipedia was launched on January 15, 2001, by Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger.[11] Sanger coined the name Wikipedia,[12] which is a portmanteau of wiki (a type of collaborative website, from the Hawaiian

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