Submissions/Archiving links with WebCite in Russian Wikipedia

From Wikimania 2012 • Washington, D.C., USA

This is a rejected submission for Wikimania 2012.

Submission no.


Title of the submission

Archiving links with WebCite in Russian Wikipedia

Type of submission (workshop, tutorial, panel, presentation)


Author of the submission

Sergey Vladimirov a.k.a. vlsergey

E-mail address



Country of origin


Affiliation, if any (organization, company etc.)

Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MIPT)

Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (at least 300 words to describe your proposal)

Situation with dead-links in Russian Wikipedia is described, possible solution are discussed. Reasons to select WebCite. Technical and organization problems with new bot. Current goals, statistics and problems.

The presentation describes bot-creation experience.

  • Technology and Infrastructure
Length of presentation/talk
25 Minutes
  • ~15-20 minutes.
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  2. Lvova (talk) 09:43, 19 March 2012 (UTC)[reply]