Wikipedia:Community portal

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The Community portal is a place to find collaborations, tasks, and news about English Wikipedia.
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Portal report

The following portals are in need of attention/upkeep:

Portal:KyrgyzstanNewly created
Portal:TrichyNewly created
Portal:SpaceThe selected article excerpts were copied and pasted between 2006 and 2009. The leads of the corresponding articles have greatly improved since then.
Portal:Thinking"Selected" sections need new material. Been the same for years.

The following portals have interesting design features that you may find useful:

Portal:South East EnglandA "parent" portal that uses selected content from several "child" portals, chosen at random for each type of content.
Portal:PhilosophyAutomatically cycles through 52 "Selected philosophers", one per week, year after year.
Portal:ArtsUses random generators to display random featured status selections.

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See also

Here is a list of the main community pages of Wikipedia's sister projects.
All of these projects are multilingual and open-content.
Meta-Wiki –Coordination of all Wikimedia projects.
Wiktionary –A collaborative multilingual dictionary.
Wikinews –News stories written by readers.
Wikibooks –A collection of collaborative non-fiction books.
Wikiquote –A compendium of referenced quotations.
Wikisource –A repository for free source texts.
Wikispecies –A directory of species.
Wikiversity –Where teachers learn, and learners teach.
Wikivoyage –A world-wide travel guide.
Wikidata –A free knowledge base that can be read and edited by humans and machines alike.
Commons –Repository for free images and other media files.

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