Since Wikimedia Commons is now the repository for free images, it is redundant and wasteful to upload an image to every Wikipedia language or sister project that wants to use an image. Using Commons, we can store a picture just once on Wikimedia's servers and use it anywhere.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:WikiProject_Images_and_Media/Commons
Sep 09, 2020 · If you are browsing Commons for the first time, you may want to start with Featured pictures, Quality images, Valued images or Featured media. You can also see some work created by our highly skilled contributors in Meet our photographers and Meet our illustrators. You may also be interested in Picture of the Year.
Sep 04, 2017 · From Wikimedia Commons, the free media repository Jump to navigation Jump to search To find images by topic or subject, see Category:Topics and Category:Categories .
Wikimedia Commons (or simply Commons) is a media repository of free-use images, sounds, other media, and JSON files. It is a project of the Wikimedia Foundation.. Files from Wikimedia Commons can be used across all Wikimedia projects in all languages, including Wikipedia, Wikivoyage, Wikisource, Wikiquote, Wiktionary, Wikinews, Wikibooks, and Wikispecies, or downloaded for offsite use.
Since Wikimedia Commons is now the repository for free images, it is redundant and wasteful to upload an image to every Wikipedia language or sister project that wants to use an image. Using Commons, we can store a picture just once on Wikimedia's servers and use it anywhere.
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The Wikimedia Commons (also called "Wikicommons," "the Commons", "Wikipedia Commons" or just "Commons") is a repository of free content images, sound and other multimedia files. Like Wikipedia, it is a project of the Wikimedia Foundation. It provides a common resource repository to all the various Wikimedia sister projects in any language.
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Jan 25, 2021 · This category is used for administration or maintenance of Wikimedia Commons. This is a main category requiring frequent diffusion and maybe maintenance . As many pictures and media files as possible should be moved into appropriate subcategories.
Wikimedia Commons hosts over 6.2 million public domain or CC0 images. With over 44 million total uploaded files (of all licence types; as of January 2018), it is the largest free "images-only" repository. Commons is the primary repository of media for all Wikimedia projects.
Mar 23, 2021 · This page was last edited on 23 March 2021, at 16:26. Files are available under licenses specified on their description page. All structured data from the file and property namespaces is available under the Creative Commons CC0 License; all unstructured text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply.
Jul 01, 2018 · Please note that low-quality images with no realistic educational use nor a purpose within the Wikimedia projects may be deleted. For further information, see Commons:Nudity . NOTE: Anatomy files should be categorized by species!