Wikipedia Tells PR Agencies To Get Lost

Wikipedia Tells PR Agencies To Get Lost
technology

The founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales, has warned PR agencies against writing about companies they represent in the popular online encyclopaedia. Encyclopedia entries on individuals and organizations the site are not supposed to be written by those individuals or organizations.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 5 february 2007

PR Week reports that the founder of Wikipedia, Jimmy Wales, has warned PR agencies against writing about companies they represent in the popular online encyclopaedia. Encyclopedia entries on individuals and organizations the site are not supposed to be written by those individuals or organizations.

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