Hardest working man on the internet passes one million Wikipedia edits

23 Apr

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Justin Knapp is probably the hardest working man on the internet after becoming the first person to pass the million-edit-mark on Wikipedia. Since 2005, he’s made around 385 amendments per day, each one taking him around four minutes [Citation Needed]. Founder Jimmy Wales congratulated the 30-year-old on his personal feed and Mr. Knapp’s been awarded the site’s Special Barnstar medal and Golden Wiki award for his achievement. He took the news with a good dose of self-deprecating humor, saying that “being suddenly and involuntarily unemployed will do that to you.” Hopefully there’s a certificate wining its way in the post from the Guinness people.

 

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/technology/wikipedia/9215151/First-man-to-make-1-m…

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