wikimedia commons Donate Your Images, Sound and Other Media Files To Wikimedia

Wikimedia commons is a part of wikipedia project. Everyone knows what Wikipedia is all about. However, if the word Wikimedia is strange, there is no need to worry. It is the name of the foundation that maintains several services like Wikipedia, Wiktionary, Wikinews, Wikiquote, Wikibooks, Wikidata, Wikispecies, Wikisource, Wikiversity, Wikivoyage, Commons, MediaWiki,

Wikimedia foundation is running a project named Commons. It is called Wikimedia Commons. Its a database of images, sound, and other media files to Wikimedia where anyone can contribute your media files. The reason behind this project is to avoid duplication while uploading same images in different location. The images are available in different categories that enables us to look for the required images very soon. The categories are By topic, By Location, By Type, By Author, By License, By Source.

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How to Donate Or Upload Media Files To Wikimedia Commons?

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wikimedia commons

You can donate or upload media files to this project by visiting the website or by using wikimedia commons app for Android or iPhone. In order to upload media files, you need to register. It is as simple as creating any other email account.

You can use the Android or iPhone App to post the image, video and audio file on the go.

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How To Download Wikimedia Commons App For Android and iPhone?

You can download the Wikimedia Commons App for Android and iPhone from the links available on the website. Just locate the link on the right side top corner on the Wikimedia Commons link. Click on the link and sign in to your Google Account. The App will be automatically installed for Android. The same goes to download for iPhone too. Just log in with the respective login credentials.
The best option is to go to Google Play Store from your Android mobile or App Store and iTunes from your iPhone. You can use the same login credentials to donate media files to Wikimedia Commons.

Amudhakumar is a passionate blogger and writes for He graduated from Sainik school and holds a Bachler’s Degree in computer science. Holds 6 years of experience in leading MNC’s like Accenture, CSS Corp, and Amazon India.

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