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8 March:

What a start! We have had 14 participants joining the Challenge on the 8 March, with 12 listed contributions to articles. Thank you all!

Please make sure that you revisit the articles you have contributed to at least once during the Challenge. This helps to ensure the quality of your contributions and of the article as a whole. There is always something that can be clarified, rephrased, restructured, better sourced or some other minor fixes to be done. John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 16:01, 9 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

9 March:

Just a quick update: We have now 19 participants contributing with improvements to 21 articles in 6 languages. Way to go everyone! Please spread the word about the contest to other Wikipedians. Together we can really make a difference this month! John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 17:16, 10 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

10 March:

We have had 23 new article improvements added since yesterday and 7 more participants joined the Challenge. Welcome Dian Aulia, Jao Francis, Kunokuno, Ringer, BiancaBrazal, Brazal.dang and ShiminUfesoj! Thank you for improving Wikipedia! John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 18:40, 11 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

12 March:

At the time of writing we have 35 participants in the Challenge contributing to 69 articles. John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 22:10, 12 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

13 March:

Today we welcome User:Качуровська to the Challenge!

Please help us reduce the Gap not only by contributing with your own improvements of articles but also by inviting your friends to take part as well. Not only will you do a good deed, but this will also give you BONUS points! John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 20:46, 13 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

14 March:

Today we welcome User:Erik_tavr and User:Visem! Visem has already improved 4 articles.

In total we now have 38 participants who have improved no less than 80 articles! John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 22:00, 14 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

17 March:

We now have 55 participants in the Challenge! Welcome to all of you! John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 17:40, 17 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

18 March:

Nice to see that the number of participants increases day after day! Yesterday we were 55 and today we are 58! From today you can read a new article about J.K Rowling in Swahili! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 13:56, 18 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

19 March:

Five more participants in the competition since yesterday! Right now we have 63 competitor! Way to go! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 13:03, 19 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

20 March:

We now have 66 participants and we haven't even come halfway yet! How will this end? Keep up the good work! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 15:13, 20 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

21 March:

Today Htvfhr became the 70 participant to join the Challenge! Welcome! The longest contribution to date is by Mimihitam, with a 133,913 bytes long article. Fantastic! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 14:56, 21 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

23 March:

Today we have 72 participants registered in the Challenge. In total all of you participants have contributed with no less than 438 improvements to existing articles or with brand new articles. Amazing! 15 full days are still remaining, so please join the fun! John Andersson (WMSE) (talk) 15:01, 23 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

24 March: Five more participants only since yesterday! Fantastic! Keep on contributing to Wikipedia and be a part of the challenge! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 11:14, 24 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

25 March: Today we welcome our latest participant, Amr F Nagy that already has contributed to Wikipedia with 39 384 bytes! Well done! Keep up the good work all of you that are a part of this Challenge! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 08:11, 25 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

26 March: Ten of you participants has since yesterday contributed to Wikipedia! Well done! It'is amazing to see how we can work together and make the gendergap smaller! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 15:09, 26 March 2019 (UTC)[reply]

1 april: One more week to go! Will we reach the number of 100 participants in this important Challenge? It would be fantastic! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 16:02, 1 April 2019 (UTC)[reply]

2 april: Today, so far, there has been four participants editing articles in this Challenge. It will be exciting to see how many more of you that will participate during today? Perhaps there is some more work to be done with the articles that you have worked with before? Good luck! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 13:55, 2 April 2019 (UTC)[reply]

4 april: It's nice to see that there are so much contributing work done during this WikiGap Challenge! Only today there has been seven improvements in important articles at Wikipedia. Keep going these last days of the competition! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 10:58, 4 April 2019 (UTC)[reply]

5 april: Now it's the last important days left on this WikiGap Challenge! Please continue to make an effort and make the gap smaller every day during this weekend! Good luck! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 13:07, 5 April 2019 (UTC)[reply]

8 april: Use the last day of WikiGap Challenge to make a change! It's so amazing to follow your work and contributions! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 15:56, 8 April 2019 (UTC)[reply]

10 april: The WikiGap Challenge has come to an end after an intense month. We are proud to say that it has been a fantastic competition with a huge commitment from all of you. Together you have made significant contribution to more than 1,440 articles! Your hard work has helped reduce the gap and has exceeded our wildest expectations! The winners of the competition has been announced. We hope that many of you continue your work making the gap smaller day by day. Once more, thank you! Mia Jacobsson (WMSE) (talk) 12:52, 10 April 2019 (UTC)[reply]