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Sting of Black Hat Wikipedia Editors Shows Need for Ethical Participation

Reposted from the defunct PNConnect blog. Late last night, the Wikimedia Foundation published a blog post announcing that a massive ring of “black hat” Wikipedia editors has been banned from the site. It appears that these editors created and edited Wikipedia articles in exchange for pay, without disclosing this conflict…

© Mary Gaulke, 2019.