Persian Wikipedia

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Favicon of Wikipedia Persian Wikipedia
ویکی‌پدیای فارسی
logo
URL http://fa.wikipedia.org/
Commercial? No
Type of site Internet encyclopedia
Registration Optional
Available language(s) Persian
Owner Wikimedia Foundation
Created by Editing community

Persian Wikipedia is a member of Wikimedia Foundation. It started work in December 2003. founder of Persian version is Roozbeh Pour-Nader.[1][2] Persian Wikipedia has currently more than of 150,000 articles.

Articles[change | edit source]

Many of the first articles on the Persian Wikipedia were about chemical materials and historical subjects. The Wikipedia added geography and religious subjects soon after. On December 16, 2004, the Wikipedia reached 10,000 articles.

Charts Progress[change | edit source]

Articles Date Position
0 December 2003
1,000 December 16, 2004
10,000 February 2006 38th
20,000 April 24, 2007
50,000 October 30, 2008 36th
100,000 August 25, 2010 33th
150,000 May 23, 2011 24th
200,000 July 9, 2012 21st
250,000 January 13, 2013 19th
300,000 February 19, 2013 18th

Related pages[change | edit source]

References[change | edit source]

  1. Washington Post
  2. magazine cappuccino

Sources[change | edit source]