Wikipedia:Announcements

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2014

March 1, 2014

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 110,000 articles!

2013

May 29, 2013

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 100,000 articles with the creation of Codex Huamantla by SarahStierch!

2012

December 19, 2012

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 90,000 articles!

July 15, 2012

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 85,000 articles with the creation of Amuca tribe by Magnolia!

As of this milestone, the Simple English Wikipedia has:

March 16, 2012

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 80,000 articles!

As of this milestone, the Simple English Wikipedia has:

  • 240,066 total pages;
  • 225,545 registered users;
  • 3,707,322 changes since the Simple English Wikipedia was created. This makes 15.44 average changes per page on the project;
  • 57 good articles;
  • 35 very good articles.

2011

January 23, 2011

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 200,000 pages with the creation of Twenty20‎ by Peterdownunder.

As of this milestone, Simple English has:

  • 67,367 total articles
  • 163,870 registered users
  • 2,823,402 changes have been made since Simple English Wikipedia was started. That comes to 14.12 'changes per page' in the project.
  • 55 good articles
  • 39 very good articles

January 3, 2011

As of 04:00 UTC, the Simple English Wikipedia has:

  • 66,869 content pages
  • 198,155 total pages
  • 160,716 registered users
  • 2,781,812 changes since Simple English Wikipedia was started, making an average of 14.04 changes per page
  • 55 good articles
  • 39 very good articles

2010

November 5, 2010

April 20, 2010

January 1, 2010

As of this 00:00 UTC, Simple English has:

  • 57,458 content pages
  • 156,743 total pages
  • 99,551 registered users
  • 2,070,351 changes have been made since Simple English Wikipedia was started. That comes to 13.21 'changes per page' in the project.

2009

October 11, 2009

January 6, 2009

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 50,000 articles with the creation of Death's-head Hawkmoth by Synergy.

As of this milestone, Simple English has:

  • 120,031 total pages
  • 40,173 registered users
  • 1,350,652 changes have been made since Simple English Wikipedia was started. That comes to 11.25 'changes per page' in the project.

2008

November 15, 2008

The first edition of Simple News, the Simple English Wikipedia's Monthly Newsletter, is delivered.

November 3, 2008

The Simple English Wikipedia now has 40,000 articles with the creation of Grambois by Yotcmdr. As of this milestone, Simple English has:

  • 105,248 total pages
  • 31,967 registered users
  • 1,168,704 changes have been made since Simple English Wikipedia was started. That comes to 10.98 'changes per page' in the project.

October 23, 2008

A "Did you know..." section is added to the Main Page of Simple English Wikipedia.

October 1, 2008

Congratulations to everyone who has worked on Simple to bring it to this milestone of 100,000 pages!

Gwib created the page User talk:Steelerfan-94. This is the 100,000 page created in Simple English Wikipedia.

June 7, 2008

As of this milestone, Simple English has:

  • 83,713 total pages
  • 19,108 registered users (29 (or 0.15%) of them are administrators)
  • 910,764 changes have been made since Simple English Wikipedia was started. That comes to 10.88 'changes per page' in the project.


April 7, 2008


February 16, 2008

Simple English Wikipedia gets its first good articles with:

2007

October 14, 2007

  • 55,007 Total pages (which includes "talk" pages, pages about Wikipedia, minimal "stub" pages, redirects, and others that probably don't qualify as articles).
  • 557,984 edits have been made. That comes to 10.14 edits per page.
  • There are 12,372 registered users. 21 of them are administrators.

September 26, 2007

  • Simple English Wikipedia gains its first checkusers, Creol and M7.

August 23, 2007

August 4, 2007

2006

July 30, 2006

July 28, 2006

All the articles listed at Wikipedia:List of articles all languages should have now exist!


2005

September 27, 2005

  • The Simple English Wikipedia now has 5,000 articles!

As of this milestone, Simple English has:

  • Over 11,000 total pages in the Simple English Wikipedia.
  • Over 1,600 register users, with 10 administrators (although only three of them are active).

2004

September 16, 2004

As of this milestone, Simple English has:

  • 4448 total pages (which includes "talk" pages, pages about Wikipedia, minimal "stub" pages, redirects, and others that probably don't qualify as articles).
  • 532 registered users. 8 of these are administrators.
  • 17618 page edits. That comes to 3.96 average edits per page.

May 1, 2004

April 7, 2004

January 15, 2004

  • Wikipedia is three years old today!

January 11, 2004

2003

December 18, 2003