Grants:IdeaLab/Better Search Engine Optimization (SEO) of Wikipedia Pages
The Wikipedia articles in most languages other than English requires some sort of optimization so that people can easily come across them while doing surfing in their respective languages. No doubt the SEO of English Wikipedia is good, but the SEO of Wikipedia in other languages needs improvement.
What is the problem you're trying to solve?
What problem are you trying to solve by doing this project? This problem should be small enough that you expect it to be completely or mostly resolved by the end of this project. Remember to review the tutorial for tips on how to answer this question.
Trying to increase the number of Wikipedia visitors in other languages.
What is your solution?
For the problem you identified in the previous section, briefly describe your how you would like to address this problem. We recognize that there are many ways to solve a problem. We’d like to understand why you chose this particular solution, and why you think it is worth pursuing. Remember to review the tutorial for tips on how to answer this question.
We need to improve the SEO of Wikipedia in other languages, and it can be done in a number of ways by including the proper number of focus keywords in the articles, by having a good meta description, by improving the length of short and incomplete articles, etc. This will certainly increase the number of Wikipedia visitors.
What are your goals for this project? Your goals should describe the top two or three benefits that will come out of your project. These should be benefits to the Wikimedia projects or Wikimedia communities. They should not be benefits to you individually. Remember to review the tutorial for tips on how to answer this question.
Increase in the number of Wikipedia results in search engine results. Reduction in short and incomplete articles. Proper translation of articles of English Wikipedia to other languages. Finally, increase in the views of articles.
About the idea creator
I'm just a digital marketing guy.
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- Project manager I'm the creator of this idea, hence, I know what to do next and how to implement this idea. Sunnynitb (talk) 05:13, 21 January 2018 (UTC)
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