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Wednesday, 31 May 2017

Wikipedia: Lets find the true meaning of largest online encyclopedia.

Wikipedia is largest online encyclopedia in the world. I was launched by two Internet people Jimmy Wales and Larry Sanger. 



It is a merger of two words. 1. Wiki and 2. Pedia.

Why Wiki?

This online encyclopedia is based on wiki software created by Ward Cunningham. It is originally described as A simplest online database that could possibly work.

Wiki is a Hawaiian word that means "quick".

Why pedia?

It is from Encyclopedia, "a source of information."

Conclusion:
Wikipedia means an online source of information that gives you quick access.

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