At Wikimedia Foundation, I am working on a project to help people translate articles from one language to another. The project started in 2014 and went to production in 2015.
Over the last one year, a total of 100,000 new artcles were created across many languages. A new article get translated in every five minutes, 2000+ articles translated per week.
The 100000th Wikipedia page created with Content Translation is in Spanish, for the song ‘Crying, Waiting, Hoping’
I designed the technical architecture and continue to be the main developer. I am so proud to be part of a project that contributed this much for free knowledge.
Related blog posts in Wikimedia blog:
Content translation tool hits milestone with one hundred thousand articles
Wikipedia’s coverage of essential vaccines is expanding
Content Translation tool has now been used for 50,000 articles
Semi-automated content translation is coming to Scandinavian Wikipedias
Naradanews Malayalam published a note on this