Monday, June 30, 2008

QOTD: Ivor Tossell on why people write on Wikipedia

From Ivor Tossell: I killed Tim Russert (on Wikipedia)

There's no shortage of ways to publish things online, most of which will start with readerships of precisely zero. The Internet gives everybody the power to be ignored. But editing a Wikipedia page that's at the heart of a breaking news story will affect thousands upon thousands of readers.

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