October wikiD Workshop held in Melbourne
--- id: 375 title: October wikiD Workshop held in Melbourne date: 2015-10-11T04:20:24+00:00 author: Michael B layout: post guid: http://blog.wikimedia.org.au/?p=375 permalink: /october-wikid-workshop-held-in-melbourne/ image: /wp-content/uploads/2015/09/11953480_962733990452902_2164931316534347556_o.jpg categories:
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--- The second [wikiD: Women, Wikipedia, design](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Meetup/Women_Wikipedia_Design_11_october_2015) was held in Melbourne in October 10. Twelve participants attended in-person, including two members of Wikimedia Australia, who provided training.
[October workshops](https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wikipedia:Wikiproject_Women_Wikipedia_Design&oldid=685016564#October_workshops) were held in Melbourne, Berlin, London and New York. This initiative aims to increase the presence of women involved in architecture and the built environment disciplines on Wikipedia, and improve the coverage and quality of the entries that do exist.
At the time of writing, 17 participants have made [121 revisions](https://tools.wmflabs.org/hashtags/search/WikiD) to 46 pages using the _#wikiD_ hashtag. This has made _#wikiD_ currently [the most popular hashtag on Wikipedia](http://tools.wmflabs.org/hashtags/).
_Image credit: [Women Wikipedia Design](https://www.facebook.com/Women-Wikipedia-Design-955199337873034/timeline/)_