Chinese unblocking of Wikipedia promotes massive growth

November 13, 2006

Via Andrew Lih, also of Wikipedia Weekly:

The recent total unblocking of Wikipedia in the PRC has prompted a sudden rise in new user registrations and article creations: from one of the smaller versions of the online encyclopedia, the Chinese edition has jumped to over 2,000 new users per day, second only to the English version. 2% of all Chinese users registered in the last 3 days!

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