WikipediaPlus:About

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N.B. WikipediaPlus is not affiliated, supported, endorsed or otherwise related to the MediaWiki Foundation or the Wikipedia project.

⚑ WHAT?

WikipediaPlus is an open source extension for Firefox, described in this video introduction by Robin Upton.

⚑ WHO?

WikipediaPlus is a project of Altruists International, which has no association whatsoever with the Wikimedia Foundation. It aims to help anyone unhappy with the single narrative of events as offered by Wikipedia. Webmasters are encouraged to Wikipedia+ enable their websites.

⚑ WHEN?

This website was first posted 2011-07-12.
The software was officialy launched on 2011-09-11.

⚑ WHY?

Wikipedia is great for a lot of topics, but has a number of well understood problems which this software addresses by encouraging people to cross-check with alternative sources.