For those of you who read Wikipedia in more than one language, your opinion
of the following would be extremely helpful:
On the main site, switching to another language by selecting other language
versions of an article switches the language in the search bar.
On mobile, is it better to switch the language of the article and not the
Those of you using the Android app currently have the separated experience
- article language is not necessarily the same as the search language. This
is based on the belief that searches would usually be done in one main
language, even though the article may be read in more than one language.
On the desktop, keeping multiple tabs open makes it easy to return to the
main language for further searches.
Or, should the search language change with the article language?
What is your preference?
Thanks for your feedback.
Phil Inje Chang
Product Manager, Mobile
415-882-7982 x 6810
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