Strategy/Wikimedia movement/2017/Sources/Chinese Community - WeChat

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What group or community is this source coming from?

name of group Chinese Wikimedia User group
virtual location (page-link) or physical location (city/state/country) WeChat
Location type (e.g. local wiki, Facebook, in-person discussion, telephone conference) WeChat, a social media application widely used in Mainland China
# of participants in this discussion (a rough count) 9


The conversation took place on WeChat, a social media application widely used in Mainland China, in order to collect the opinion from the Wikipedians in China. There were 9 people in the conversation.

Line Statement (summary sentence) keywords
1 [Example 1: Sentence] Wikimedia stands for a purity of knowledge and facts, untainted by commercial interests or political agendas, and promotes a knowledge culture of balanced information and cited sources. [Example 1: Keywords] independence, verifiability, facts matter
2 [Example 2: Sentence] We should explore new kinds of knowledge spaces, embracing innovation in order to survive and thrive in 2030. [Example 2: Keywords] innovation, forms of knowledge

Summary for the discussion:

Line Statement (summary sentence) Keywords
1 The quality of the articles on Wikipedia is very important, we should make sure that the quality is good. Quality
2 At the same time, the quantity of the articles is also important. Quantity
3 We should explore the possibility of developing more sister projects. Development, sister projects, collaboration
4 We should focus on the presentation of Wikipedia, perhaps design the whole website better, to attract more people to use it. Presentation, design
5 We should try to develop the AI, to increase the quality and quantity of the articles on Wikipedia. The Foundation should invest more resources to explore the possibility of developing AI. AI, development
6 We should accept the diversity of the human knowledge and understand and embrace it. Diversity
7 We should attract more newcomers to join the movement. Newcomers
8 At the same time, it is important to keep the people in the community as well. Sustainability
9 Also, gender gap is an issue in the community and we should try to solve the problem. Gender gap

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