Grants:IdeaLab/Highlight For the Future

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Highlight For the Future
the best way to drive to the future is to draft it before it comes and share it with the upcoming ones.
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created on08:29, 3 February 2018 (UTC)


Who are the people you want to introduce Wikipedia to?[edit]

Try to be as specific as possible about this group.
Secondary School

In what languages do they search for information, online or otherwise?[edit]

English and Hausa

In what ways does this group communicate with each other?[edit]

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.
Facebook, Whatsapp

What are some reasons this group would use Wikipedia? How would they benefit from it, or what would they find useful?[edit]

Think about what they would be interested in reading and learning about; does Wikipedia provide better access to information this group cares about?
they are students and assignment stuffs is one of the important fact about them linking them to where they will find that easily will help them a lot and catch their attention.

Project idea[edit]

What language Wikipedia projects will you promote to new readers?[edit]


How will you communicate with new readers? Will you be communicating with them online, in-person, or both?[edit]

online and in person

Describe your idea to engage new readers. How might it be implemented? What will you tell people about Wikipedia?[edit]

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.
The information that matters are available on Wikipedia and knowledge value is sharing the people worldwide are contributing to making the content worth sharing and almost wholesome base on the reference of credible source.

How will you know if this project is successful? What are some outcomes that you can share after the project is completed?[edit]

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.
increase the users of Wikipedia and volunteers to make the Hausa translations project of Wikipedia to success

Do you think you can implement this idea? What support do you need?[edit]

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?
first I will advise and guide from the Wikimedia Foundation team on strategies to make it a success and the team of people with different skills lastly is financial support to take care of the logistics.

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About the idea creator[edit]

Am Abdulbasid Musa a tech journalist and volunteer of Wikipedia, am also tech blogger in Hausa to make awareness about the technology more in Northern Nigeria.



Expand your idea[edit]

Would a grant from the Wikimedia Foundation help make your idea happen? You can expand this idea into a grant proposal.

Expand into a Rapid Grant

No funding needed?[edit]

Does your idea not require funding, but you're not sure about what to do next? Not sure how to start a proposal on your local project that needs consensus? Contact Chris Schilling on-wiki at I JethroBT (WMF) (talk · contribs) or via e-mail at for help!