The Signpost

From the editor
The ball is in your court
How to stop abusive commercial editing.
News and notes
Alexa ranking down to 13th worldwide
Falling behind Chinese websites.
Special report
More participation, more conversation, more pageviews
A statistical insight into the English Wikipedia's very own online community newsletter.
In the media
Mapping IP editors, Smithsonian open-access, and coronavirus disinformation
We're all over the map this month.
Discussion report
Do you prefer M or P?
Wikimedia or Wikipedia?
Arbitration report
Two prominent administrators removed
Arbitration Committee and the "blue wall of silence".
By the numbers
How many actions by administrators does it take to clean up spam?
Numbers for vandalism and sockpuppeting included at no additional charge!
Community view
The Incredible Invisible Woman
No more "Hidden Figures", let's work to make women visible on Wikipedia!
In focus
History of The Signpost, 2015–2019
Covering Wikipedia for another five years!
Recent research
Wikipedia generates $50 billion/year consumer surplus in the US alone
And other new research results
From the archives
Is Wikipedia for sale?
How long has Wikipedia been for sale? When will it stop?
Traffic report
February articles, floating in the dark
Kobe sets another record.
Feel the love
Renewing our vows.
On the bright side
What's making you happy this month?
A selection of good news and encouraging stories from the Wikiverse.
What I learned as Wikimedia UK Communications Coordinator
Getting across the Wikipedia experience to the press.
Wikipedia is another country
Or: how to best bite a newbie.
The Wilhelm scream
WikiWorld is back.
Single-page edition


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