Going global is the aim of every business. Individual people especially those who aspire to become celebrities also find themselves dreaming of how they can reach global market. Thank technology which has brought many of these desires into a reality. One of the tools that has made this possible is Wikipedia. Literally speaking, it is a modern online collaborative encyclopedia, which has proved to be very effective tool in marketing businesses and for personal branding. Unlike other encyclopedias in the same category, contributions are made by independent persons thus making it a collective effort. There are many benefits which one enjoys when they create a Wikipedia page.
It is nonprofit operating web tool which is developed by volunteer Wikipedia editors. Generally, it raises money from well-wishers and from those who donate freely simply for the joy of using it. You actually own it and so you can make, change and update a Wikipedia page (even if it’s not yours) as often as you like. This makes the whole thing totally impressive and awesomely inspiring.
It is unparalleled and encompasses all continents. This means that the information you share can be read by people far from your location. It is easy to reach a given target group when you make a Wiki page of your own. In addition to that, the page offers user friendly options of editing thus adding or improving the information shared on your page.
The page is enhanced with tools which makes it possible to preserve dying languages. When you post an article on your page, people far from you can actually read it in their own languages. The language translation tools has widened the reach even further. It is possible to reach millions of individuals in a very short period of time.
Customizing Information on your Wikipedia Page
You can make Wiki edits to the information you share on your page. This actually happened to one of the news anchors in Kenya who woke up to find a completely new biography on his page.
Besides customizing information, you can share images on your page to capture the memorable moments. Other images can serve as evidences to the curious researchers that indeed what you have shared on the page is the factual truth. There are dedicated professional Wikipedia experts for hire who offer monitoring services to vet edits on your page.
Other tools available includes artificial intelligence, which works to filter edits on the basis of the effect they create; whether damaging or made of good faith.