Other areas of Wikipedia. Community portal – The central hub for editors, with resources, links, tasks, and announcements. Village pump – Forum for discussions about Wikipedia itself, including policies and technical issues. Site news – Sources of news about Wikipedia and the broader Wikimedia movement.
Wikipedia is a free online encyclopedia, created and edited by volunteers around the world and hosted by the Wikimedia Foundation. Wikipedia The Free Encyclopedia English 6 606 000+ articles
Other areas of Wikipedia. Community portal– The central hub for editors, with resources, links, tasks, and announcements. Village pump– Forum for discussions about Wikipedia itself, including policies and technical issues. Site news– Sources of news about Wikipedia and the broader Wikimedia movement.
The English Wikipedia has pioneered some ideas as conventions, policies or features which were later adopted by Wikipedia editions in some of the other languages. These ideas include "featured articles",  the neutral-point-of-view policy,  navigation templates,  the sorting of short "stub" articles into sub-categories,  dispute resolution mechanisms such as mediation and arbitration,  and weekly collaborations.
This is the front page of the Simple English Wikipedia. Wikipedias are places where people work together to write encyclopedias in different languages. We use Simple English words and grammar here. The Simple English Wikipedia is for everyone! That includes children and adults who are learning English.
Wikipedia includes hundreds of alphabetical glossaries; they can be found in two ways: Wikipedia:Contents/Glossaries – A single-page list of glossaries; Category:Wikipedia glossaries – Browse glossaries comprehensively via the Wikipedia category system; Category system. Wikipedia's collection of category pages is a classified index system. It is automatically generated from category tags at the bottoms of articles and most other pages.
English is the first language in which Wikipedia was written. It was started on 15 January 2001. It is the largest encyclopedia in the world, and the largest version of Wikipedia since April 2019. It has 6,609,769 articles as of 29 January 2023. In October 2015, the total volume of the compressed texts of the English Wikipedia's articles added up to 23.2 gigabytes.