eReviewGuide.com Releases Wikipedia Survival Guide
Wikipedia is a very powerful tool but it can also be prone to abuse and misuse. eReviewGuide.com’sWikipedia users and editors guide steps would-be Wikipedia readers and editors through severalkey tips that they need to know to be able to use Wikipedia to their maxim advantage.
Bellevue, WA, August 18, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Because of the high ranking Google gives Wikipediaentries, Wikipedia has secured an outsized share much of online research. More often than not, Wikipediais the starting place of many research paper, term paper and white paper writers. Not only do studentsbenefit from Wikipedia but also market researchers, stock analysts and other professionals. However,Wikipedia has a dark side. This dark side is part of the reason it is successful. It is an open communityedited resource. Meaning, anybody can anonymously create a page or make changes on a Wikipediapage. While this exponentially expands the amount of knowledge Wikipedia stores, it also makes it proneto abuses, pranks and bad information.“Wikipedia can easily become a trap,” said Oliver Thompson, media relations consultant foreReviewGuide.com, the internet's leading reference site for technology software and a wide range of other specialized information. “If used improperly, Wikipedia can get you expelled for plagiarism, cantorpedo your term paper grade, can cause professional embarrassment and all sorts of headaches. Peopleneed to use Wikipedia with proper tools.” Users of Wikipedia fall into two camps. Readers and editors.Readers use Wikipedia to research information, editors use Wikipedia to create pages. Editors may bedriven by the desire to share information or to brand a product, to champion a cause or to raise awareness.“Regardless of whether you are a user or an editor, using eReviewGuide.com'show to use Wikipediareference guide can help add value to your Wikipedia experience,” said Thompson.“Our Wikipedia reference guide helps users and editors avoid common landmines people encounter whenthey use this powerful resource. Using our helpful tips can really unlock the maximum value of Wikipedia while helping you gain credible knowledge,” said Thompson. The Wikipedia reference guidehelps users weigh the credibility of Wikipedia pages, assess the strengths of claimed citations, look forred flags in terms of data error and infuses a healthy dose of skepticism to offset any naivety. For editors,the Wikipedia reference guide steps them through key tips to boosting their editorial skills so they canreproduce credible and responsible Wikipedia pages. “With our reference guide, users and editors canfinally fully unlock Wikipedia's full benefits so that they can get credible accurate information they arelooking for or so that they can share their knowledge in such a way that helps the most people,” saidThompsonAbout eReviewGuide.comeReviewGuide is a highly respectable source of software reviews, guides, tips, resources and informationonline today. eReviewGuide also offers industry news and community forums apart from online reviews.This consumer guide aims to provide assistance to customers and users looking for software or onlineservices, so they can make smart choices, whether in the matter of pre-sale or making actual purchases.Those who are planning to download a CMS Software like Wordpress may take a closer look at the