Wikipedia:Did you know
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Wikipedia:Did you know (DYK) is the project page for the "Did you know" section on the
The other sections of changeable content on the Main Page are coordinated at
Wikipedia's goal is to build and maintain an encyclopedia covering all branches of human knowledge. Over 700 new articles are created and many more expanded each day on the English Wikipedia. DYK showcases new and improved content by presenting a series of facts ("hooks"), some of them accompanied by images, which link to selected articles. The hooks appear for a limited period in the "Did you know...?" box on the Main Page. Editors whose articles appear in DYK will receive an acknowledgement on their user talk pages. The choice of articles is subject to a series of criteria (see DYK rules below). Editors may nominate their own or someone else's work for a DYK appearance.
DYK aims to achieve the following five goals: