Wikireporter.org

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Wikireporter.org is a wizard for assisting citizen journalists in publishing news articles about events to Wikinews. Examples of events which might be covered include protests, political speeches, academic conferences, and parades.

The citizen journalist who uses the tool gets the benefit of an easy way to publish text and images of public events that they attend.

Behind the scenes, the use of a form also creates linked data. Since the system publishes to Wikinews, it is suitable to pair with other Wikimedia projects including Wikipedia and Wikidata. Having access to the Wikidata knowledge base permits assisted translation, categorization, and machine reading of data associated with each event documented with this tool.