Microblogging handles

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Official handles[edit]

Wikimedia Foundation[edit]

Twitter account Project Status Followers Updated
Wikimedia Wikimedia Active 31,900 2016-02-17
MediaWiki MediaWiki Active 1,615 2016-02-17
wikimediatech Wikimedia Tech Staff Active 688 2016-02-17
wikimediaatwork HR-related Active 2,817 2016-02-17
WikimediaMobile Mobile platform Active 6,089 2016-02-17
WhatToTranslate mw:Content translation, by its team Active 293 2016-02-17

More MediaWiki handles.

Wikimedia movement affiliates[edit]

Twitter account Project Status Followers Updated
WikimediaCH Wikimedia CH Active 1,229 2016-02-17
Wikimedia_CR Wikimedia Česká republika Active, but infrequent updates 624 2016-02-17
AmicalWikimedia Amical Wikimedia Active 5,936 2017-12-11
WMHK Wikimedia Hong Kong Active 2,267 2016-02-17
Wikimedia_Fr Wikimédia France Active 6,781 2017-04-11
WikimediaDE Wikimedia Deutschland Active 3,225 2016-02-17
Wikimediaindia Wikimedia India Active 1,490 2016-02-17
WikimediaItalia Wikimedia Italia Active 12,300 2017-01-17
wikimediadk Wikimedia Danmark Active 625 2014-10-21
WikimediaSE Wikimedia Sverige Active 1,226 2014-10-21
WikimediaHU Wikimédia Hungary Active 375 2014-10-21
WikimediaIL Wikimedia Israel Active 419 2014-10-21
wikimedia_ar Wikimedia Argentina Active 1,466 2014-10-21
Wikimedia_mx Wikimedia México Active 6,924 2017-04-11
wikimedia_cl Wikimedia Chile Active 602 2014-10-21
WikimediaPH Wikimedia Philippines Active 272 2014-10-21
WikimediaPL Wikimedia Poland Active 106 2014-10-21
wikimediapt Wikimedia Portugal Active 31,600 2016-02-17
wikimediaco Wikimedia Colombia Active 330 2014-10-21
wikimedia_uy Wikimedia Uruguay Active 639 2014-10-21
wmnl Wikimedia Nederland Active duplicate 1,492 2014-10-21
wikimediauk Wikimedia UK Active 5,124 2017-04-11
wikimedia_ua Wikimedia Ukraine Active 291 2015-03-29
WikimediaBD Wikimedia Bangladesh Active 26,766 2017-06-19
wikimediaid Wikimedia Indonesia Active 2,555 2018-02-01
wm_au Wikimedia Australia Active 431 2014-10-21
WikimediaTW Wikimedia Taiwan Active 399 2014-10-21
WikimediaSK chapter-to-be Wikimedia Slovakia Active 98 2014-10-21
Wikimedia_es Wikimedia España Active 2,716 2016-02-17
Wikimedia Bulgaria Wikimedians of Bulgaria Active 135 2016-04-21
Latvian Wikipedia Wikimedians of Latvia User Group Active 486 2016-08-28
WikiProjectMed Wiki Project Med Active
WikimediaIR Iranian Wikimedians User Group Active 204
WikimediaIE Wikimedia User Group Ireland Active 796 2017-01-17
CISA2K Wikimedia Affiliate, India Active 482 2017-08-09
WikimediaTN Wikimedia TN User Group, Tunisia Active 3,389 2017-11-21


Projects[edit]

Accounts using the Wikimedia projects' names; please note whether run from an an affiliate or not.

Twitter account Project Language Status Followers Managed by Updated
@Wikipedia Wikipedia English Wikipedia Active 331000 2016-02-17
@Wikipedia_fr Wikipedia French Wikipedia Active 600 fr:Projet:Aide et accueil/Twitter#Équipe d'animation 2017-09-07
@wikiversity Wikiversity English Wikiversity Active 883 2016-02-17
@wikinews Wikinews English Wikinews Active 5058 2016-02-17
@wikisource Wikisource Wikisource (cross-project) Active 698 User:AJohnson (WMF), User:Samwilson 2017-08-22
@wikisource_en Wikisource English Wikisource Active User:AJohnson (WMF), User:Samwilson, User:Billinghurst 2017-08-23
@bhwikipedia Wikipedia Bhojpuri Wikipedia Active 50 SM7 2017-06-05
@bnwikipedia Wikipedia Bangla Wikipedia Active 6435 WMBD / NahidSultan 2017-06-19
@bnwikisource Wikisource Bangla Wikisource Active 458 WMBD / NahidSultan 2017-06-19
@bnwikibooks Wikibooks Bangla Wikibooks Active 390 WMBD / NahidSultan 2017-06-19
@bnwiktionary Wiktionary Bangla Wiktionary Active 371 WMBD / NahidSultan 2017-06-19
@idwiki Wikipedia Indonesian Wikipedia Active 26430 Bonaditya 2018-02-01
@el_wikinews Wikinews Greek Wikinews Not Active 113 2014-10-21
@el_wikipedia Wikipedia Greek Wikipedia Active bot 2424 2014-10-21
@de_wikipedia Wikipedia Wikipedia Deutsch Active duplicate 247 2014-10-21
@wikipedia_de Wikipedia Wikipedia Deutsch Active duplicate 1337 2014-10-21
@wikipedia_pl Wikipedia Polska Wikipedia Active 1201 2014-10-24
@itwiki Wikipedia Italian Wikipedia Not Active (individual) 376 2014-10-24
@wikipediabr Wikipedia Wikipédia Brasil Not Active 341 2014-10-24
@Wikiquotebrasil Wikiquote Wikiquote Brasil Not Active 88 2014-10-24
@Wikiu Wikipedia Wikipedia Brasil Not Active 172 2014-10-24
@tawiki Wikipedia Tamil Wikipedia Active 4332 2014-10-24
@tamilwiki Wikipedia Tamil Wikipedia Deleted 287 2014-10-24
@pinoywikipedia Wikipedia Pinoy Wikipedia Not Active for 3 months 822 2014-10-24
@vikipedio Wikipedia Esperanto Wikipedia Not Active 836 2014-10-24
@mlwikipedia Wikipedia Malayalam Wikipedia Not Active 1580 2014-10-24
@odiawiki Wikipedia Odia Wikipedia Active 3137 Subhashish Panigrahi , Sailesh Patnaik 2016-08-29
@zhwp Wikipedia Chinese Wikipedia Active 10955 2014-10-24
@zhwiki_newpages Wikipedia Chinese Wikipedia Active Bot 555 2014-10-24
Wikiquote Wikiquote Wikiquote fr, de, es, en, it Deleted 2017-02-24
Wikidata Wikidata Wikidata Active 3426 Lydia Pintscher 2014-10-24
@eswikipedia Wikipedia Wikipedia Español Active 17566 2014-10-24
@wikipedia_es Wikipedia Wikipedia Español Not Active 10667 2014-10-24
@wikipediaES Wikipedia Wikipedia Español Not Active 153 2014-10-24
@Wikinoticias Wikinews Spanish Wikinews (Wikinoticias) Active 101238 2014-10-24
@Viquidites Wikiquote Catalan Wikiquote Active 1160 Xavier Dengra & Docosong 2017-12-11
@Viquitexts Wikisource Catalan Wikisource inactive 407 ÀlexHinojo 2017-01-24
@Viccionari Wiktionary Catalan Wiktionary inactive 194 ÀlexHinojo 2017-01-24
@Viquipedia Wikipedia Catalan Wikipedia Active 9157 ÀlexHinojo 2017-12-11
@Viquinoticies Wikinews Catalan Wikinews Active, but infrequent updates (bot) 126 2017-01-24
@Viquillibres Wikibooks Catalan Wikibooks Active 257 Xavier Dengra 2017-01-24
@sh_wikipedija Wikipedia sh.wikipedia Linked from sitenotice 189 2017-02-24
wikipedia_uk Wikipedia Ukrainian Wikipedia Active 1028 Yakudza 2017-06-03
@wikipt Wikipedia Portuguese Wikipedia Active 561 Teles 2016-02-10
@wikipediabg Wikipedia Bulgarian Wikipedia Active (2016 sitenotice) 126 2016-02-19
@wikipedia_mk Wikipedia Macedonian Wikipedia Inactive since 2012 (2012–2014 sitenotice) 1126 2016-02-19
SindhiWiki Wikipedia Sindhi Wikipedia Inactive since 2015, linked from sitenotice 191 2016-03-19
Persian Wikipedia Wikipedia Persian Wikipedia Active 362 Arian (IWUG) 2016-10-9
@Wikispecies Wikispecies Wikispecies Active 355 Tommy Kronkvist 2017-12-21
@Wikipediafi Wikipedia Finnish Wikipedia Active
@KhmerWikipedia Wikipedia Khmer Wikipedia Active until 2017-01 (link from sitenotice) 1300 2017-06-04
@eswikivoyage Wikivoyage Spanish Wikivoyage Active 3 White Master, Zerabat

Please expand; cf. e.g. [1].

Wiki loves monuments handles[edit]

Twitter account Country Status Followers Managed by Updated
@wikimonuments International Active 2780 Effeietsanders, LilyOfTheWest, Karthikndr 2017-09-21
@wlm_antarctica Antarctica Active during competitions 177 Effeietsanders, Andrew Gray 2017-09-21
@WLMBangladesh Bangladesh Active 546 Nahid Sultan 2017-09-21
@WikiLovesUK UK Active 461 Richard Nevell (WMUK) 2017-09-21
@WikiLoves USA Active 138 2017-09-21
@WLMUnitedStates USA Active 220 2017-09-21
@WLM_Fr France Active 589 2017-09-21
@WLM_BRASIL Brasil Active 117 2017-09-21
@WLMPanama Panama Active 455 2017-09-21
@WLM_CM Cameroun Active 71 2017-09-21
@wikimonumentsBE Belgium and Luxembourg Active 224 2017-09-21
@wlmindia India Active 189 Karthik Nadar 2017-09-21
@WLM_Nederland Nederland Active 166 WMNL office, Effeietsanders 2017-09-21
@wlmco Colombia Active 259 2017-09-21
@wlmiran Iran Active 51 2017-09-21
@WLMMalaysia Malaysia Active 43 2017-09-21
@wlm_ua Ukraine Active 99 2017-09-21
chaptersplanet All Active 180 2017-09-21
@WLMPeru Perú Active 136 2017-09-21
@WLMRussia Russia Active 351 2017-09-21
@WLM_ZA South Africa Active 82 2017-09-21
@WLMUganda Uganda Active 7 2017-09-22
Instagram account Country Status Managed by Updated
@wikilovesmonuments International Active M.hekmat 2018-01-24
@wikimonumentsiran Iran Active M.hekmat, MahmoudHashemi 2018-01-24
@wikilovesmonumentsitalia Italy Last Active 09/2016 2018-01-24

Other community handles[edit]

Twitter account Project Status Followers Managed by Updated
wikisignpost Wikipedia Signpost Active 3,688 2015-03-20
wikipediatech Wikipedia Tech Active bot 215 2015-03-20
WikimediaMobile Wikimedia Mobile Active 5,934 2015-03-20
glamwiki GLAM-WIKI Active 1,888 2015-03-20
WikimediaAffCom Wikimedia Affiliations Committee Active 259 2015-03-20
WeAreWikipedia Different individual each week Active 1,230 2015-03-20
WikimediaUX
WikimediaPolicy
WikiWomenInRed
WikiResearch
WikiParliaments
WikiCite
WikiEval
ThisMonthinGLAM
Wikipediastore
WhatToTranslate
WikiWomen
WikiLibrary
WikiEduProgram
wikiclubwest West Australian branch of WMAU Active 28 2017-11-01
@Kiwixoffline Kiwix Active 1561 2017-08
@LesSansPages French Woman In Red project Active 334 2017-09-03

And many others, for instance [2].

Telegram[edit]

Channel or group Project Status Followers Managed by Updated
lmowiki Lombard Wikipedia Active; advertised in sitenotice 34 2016-09-17
@itwikipedia Wikipedia in Italian language Active 102 2017-09-13
@itwikiversity Wikiversità Active; advertised in Home page 34 2017-09-13
@PersianWikipedia Persian Wikipedia Active, Advertised in Village Pump 5.7k 2016-10-09
@AmicalWikimedia Amical Wikimedia Deleted - 2017-01-24
WikiClubWest Western Australian branch of WMAU 2017-07-05

Notable Wikimedians/Tech Gurus[edit]

Please expand; cf. e.g. [3] [4].

Twitter account Project Status Followers Updated
Jimmy_Wales Jimmy Wales Active 118,000 2017-01-17
fuzheado Andrew Lih Active 23,200 2017-01-17
thewikipedian William Beutler Active 1,583 2017-01-17
peteforsyth Pete Forsyth Active 3,234 2017-01-17

Conference Handles[edit]

Twitter account Project Status Followers Managed by Updated
wmcon Wikimedia Conference Active 588 2017-01-05
WikiArabiaConf WikiArabia Conference Active 2,552 2017-11-21
WikiConvention Wikiconvention francophone Active 365 2017-11-21

Fan Pages[edit]

Twitter account Project Status Followers Managed by Updated
WikipediaRocks Wikipedia Rocks Active 1,575 2010-08-24
wikipediajoy The Joy of Wikipedia! Active 312 2010-08-2
best of wikipedia Best of Wikipedia Active bot 4283 2010-08-2
wm_rs Wikimedia Serbia
Persian Wikipedia Fan Page Farsi Wikipedia Active, But infrequent Updates 12 2016-10-08

Free microblogging[edit]

Pump.io account GNUsocial account Project Status Followers Updated
wikimediaitalia@identi.ca wikimediaitalia@quitter.se Wikimedia Italia Relaying RSS and Twitter with navierstokes <50 2017-08-07

Discontinued[edit]

Identi.ca account Twitter account Project Status Followers Updated
wikidata Wikidata 3,426 2014-10-24 2016-02-17
wikimediacat Amical Wikimedia 4,660 2016-02-17
wikimediaatwork HR-related 2,817 2016-02-17
wikimediatech Wikimedia Tech Staff 688 2016-02-17
wikimediatech Wikimedia Tech Staff 688 2016-02-17
MediaWiki MediaWiki 1,615 2016-02-17
Wikimedia Wikimedia group 445 2011-08-24
Wikipedia Wikipedia 536 2011-08-24
MediaWiki MediaWiki group 208 2012-12-19
translatewiki Translatewiki.net group 35 2011-08-24
Wiktionary Wiktionary group 2011-08-24
Wikisource Wikisource group 2011-08-24
Wikiquote Wikiquote group 2011-08-24
Commons Wikimedia Commons group 2011-08-24
Wikibooks Wikibooks group 2011-08-24
Wikiversity Wikiversity group 2011-08-24
Wikinews Wikinews group 2011-08-24
Wikimania Wikimania group 139 2011-08-24
mediawikiSearch mediawikiSearch 180 2010-02-25
dewikinews dewikinews Abandoned since 2016-10-28, formerly linked from main page. 140 2017-06-04

See also[edit]