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When Is Citing Wikipedia Acceptable?

We all know the benefits and disadvantages of Wikipedia. It’s a good place to cull information and familiarize yourself with a subject, but your research should likely extend beyond the confines of the drab black and white online encyclopedia. At…

PR And Wikipedia Can Walk Hand-In-Hand

Although Wikipedia’s guidelines prohibit the use of their platform as a way to advertise or promote a business or person, it has been used in that fashion almost since its inception in 2001. The fact that any notable person can…