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  • 1. It’sPAYBACKtime.
  • 2.
  • 3. What do you do when you want to know something?
  • 4.
  • 5. and… Where does GOOGLE mostly direct you to?
  • 6.
  • 7. 400 million people read Wikipedia
  • 8. 20 people out of every 100 internet user
    Data analysed from: http://www.internetworldstats.com/stats.htm
  • 9. 20%
  • 10. 1 out of every 5 of us read
  • 11.
  • 12. Wikipedia’s Alexa Rank is 8
  • 13. 1 Google2 Facebook3 YouTube4 Yahoo!5 Windows Live6 Baidu.com7 Blogger.com8 Wikipedia10 Twitter11 MSN13 Amazon.com20 eBaY.com
    ahead of
    Twitter, MSN, Amazon & eBaY
    Data gathered from Alexa.com on 24.12.2010 http://www.alexa.com/topsites (Global)
  • 14. It has 17million articles
  • 15. It is available in 262 languages
  • 16. It has articles on diverse topics
  • 17.
  • 18. Wikipedia is written by volunteers from all over the world
  • 19. Ican edit any article on Wikipedia
  • 20. Youcan edit any article on Wikipedia
  • 21.
  • 22. With so many eyeballs… Guess how many ads are there on Wikipedia?
  • 23. 0
    ZERO
  • 24. Wikipedia is run by Wikimedia (a non-profit organisation)
  • 25. It is ad-freeto give us a better reading experience
  • 26. It survives on donations and grants
  • 27.
  • 28. That is why
  • 29. Today
  • 30. Wikipedia needs YOU
  • 31. It wants to raise 16million dollars
  • 32. If each and every reader contributes even $1
  • 33. It will raise 400milllion dollars
  • 34. It will raise 400milllion dollars
    16 x 25 =
    25 times more that what it needs
  • 35. As on 24-Dec-2010Wikipedia has raisedjust
  • 36. $12.6 million
  • 37. $12.6 million
    $ 3.4 million
    short
    $16.0 million
  • 38. Your one gesture can keep Wikipedia ad-free
  • 39. Contribute
  • 40. Contributea small amount now
  • 41. Contributea small amount now
  • 42. Click Here
  • 43. www.allaboutpresentations.com