Wikipedia, a website providing all kinds of information with one click, has appealed to its readers for donations. Wikipedia is a reliable website providing free online information. But now it is becoming difficult to stay in the market. Due to which, an organization known as Multilingual Online Encyclopedia has appealed to Indian readers for donation. The organization says that it is becoming difficult to sustain in the era of marketization.
Wikipedia appeals to Indian readers
Wikipedia provides readers with free information online. Volunteers from all over the world cooperate in its work. Concerned about the dangers of commercialization, Wikipedia addressed Indian readers, saying, "We are dependent on donations but 98 percent of readers do not donate. If someone gives them 150 rupees for reading, then the reader spends on coffee for a week." will suffice."
Solicitation of donations in different categories
The institution said that at the time when it had decided to start free work, people had warned. But today if we become commercial then it will become a cause of loss for the readers of the world. The organization said in its statement, "The soul of Wikipedia is a group of people. These people work in different ways to provide reliable information. So please help our organization to grow." Wikipedia has sought donations from its Indian readers in different categories ranging from Rs 150.