Grants:IdeaLab/Brand name popularization
Who are the people you want to introduce Wikipedia to?
Try to be as specific as possible about this group.
Students, Youth from age 18 - 40.
In what languages do they search for information, online or otherwise?
english, hindi mostly and local languages sometimes
In what ways does this group communicate with each other?
This can include services and apps in social media, mailing lists, physical spaces like conferences or lectures, or at specific institutions like at a library.
WhatsApp and various messaging apps.
What are some reasons this group would use Wikipedia? How would they benefit from it, or what would they find useful?
Think about what they would be interested in reading and learning about; does Wikipedia provide better access to information this group cares about?
People use internet for information and entertainment. The Indian people know "Wikipedia" as a library of knowledge or information. Proper researched information is a plus point for Wikipedia. Targeting young people with proper information is the best option for developing awareness among people.
What language Wikipedia projects will you promote to new readers?
How will you communicate with new readers? Will you be communicating with them online, in-person, or both?
Both, Online and offline should be used to build proper awareness among people.
Describe your idea to engage new readers. How might it be implemented? What will you tell people about Wikipedia?
Think about the steps that might involved to make this idea happen, and what you might teach people about your experience or others' experiences using Wikipedia.
Educational Seminars is one option. I would also prefer to share the Wikipedia page among social media and messaging platforms. Selecting trending topics and engaging in the mass.
If you’re not certain about how to respond to this question when starting your idea, you do not need to answer it right now. Campaign participants and Wikimedia Foundation staff can help you consider some options.
Do you think you can implement this idea? What support do you need?
Do you need people with specific skills or resources to complete this idea? Are there any financial needs for this project? Do you need advising from Wikimedia Foundation staff?
Specific skills and resources are required. Also, Wikipedia team co-ordination is important.
About the idea creator
I am a digital marketer who is enthusiastic to learn more and grow brands to reach their targets.
- Advisor I can check and advise further strategy to grow audience among people of India. Amritaghosh (talk) 07:20, 12 January 2018 (UTC)
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