The founder of Wikipedia asking his new project which is a social network called WikiTribune or a test WT:Social will be funded through donations, not ads.
Two weeks ago was the availability of the social network in front of participants on a small scale, slow, and currently has around 85 thousand subscribers, the subscription is free, but if you want to buy your immediately without waiting for you can get a paid membership worth $ 13 per month or $ 100 annually so that you can publishing, writing in communities.
Originally the project was WikiTribune aims to become the site of the news of the world building on the contributions of Professional Journalists and the citizens the General Assembly, but now it has become a form of social network based on the news content to a large section of it.
In the main page of your account you can either watch the news links, or write the publications, there are characteristic groups which allow its SubWikis you can join, as well as reference topics via hashtags, follow-up and follow up concerns.
Currently arranged publications in the main page by the time of publication, but there is a plan to arrange the publications according to their assessment in order to view the publications, the top quality first.
Do not aim the social network interaction on Facebook or Twitter since the first day, but seeks to improve the quality of the content published on them and to build a community of specialized and rich in content.