Wikiwand: Wikipedia Modernized
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Wikiwand: Wikipedia Modernized

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Overview

Good old Wikipedia gets a great new look

As featured on TechCrunch, Lifehacker, Gizmodo, Fast Company and The Next Web: Wikiwand is a new award-winning interface that optimizes Wikipedia's amazing content for a quicker and significantly improved reading experience! The extension simply replaces each Wikipedia link with a link to the same article on Wikiwand. ► New clean layout for optimal readability ► Great modern typography ► Convenient fixed table-of-contents ► Text to speech in dozens of languages ► Featured articles summaries ► Quick preview when hovering over links ► Multi-language search with thumbnails ► Beautiful, immersive cover photos ► Larger photos and better media gallery ► Color, font and layout personalization ► Dozens of other improvements Like Wikiwand? Please rate us ★★★★★ Q: How do I use Wikiwand? A: Just install our light extension and keep using Wikipedia as usual. The Wikiwand interface will automatically appear every time you visit a Wikipedia article. Q: How does it work? A: It's simple. The extension replaces links to Wikipedia articles with links to the same article on Wikiwand. Q: Can I still read the original article on Wikipedia? A: Of course! Click the "Wikipedia tool" W icon in the toolbar, then "Read on Wikipedia" Found a bug? Got a suggestion? https://bit.ly/wikiwand-support

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MaximeApr 19, 2024

Uninstalled because it's so complicated to share the Wikipedia link (instead of forcing my friends to use Wikiwand) that I'm gaining time by removing this extension. The UI is nice though, I would have kept it if it didn't make me lose time. Also, disambiguation takes the form of a button that's hidden away which makes it harder to find the page I'm looking for - that is, if I even realize I'm not looking at what my friend mentioned, because if you're not looking for the disambiguation icon ... Show more

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JojolafriteuseApr 6, 2024

I have just downloaded this tool and it seems amazing ! I have still a little request : could you add the option to modify the speed when we want listen the article please ? Indeed, the synthetic voice speaks slowly !

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Om PatilApr 5, 2024

wikiwand is objectively better looking than wikipedia. Must have.

Details

  • Version
    8.3.2
  • Updated
    November 7, 2022
  • Size
    250KiB
  • Languages
    English (United States)
  • Developer
    Website
    Email
    tomer@wikiwand.com
  • Non-trader
    This developer has not identified itself as a trader. For consumers in the European Union, please note that consumer rights do not apply to contracts between you and this developer.

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  • Not being used or transferred to determine creditworthiness or for lending purposes

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