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While crowdsourcing is definitely part of the way Wikipedia handles spam it's only a very minor part. Wikipedia is using several anti-spam extensions, without these it would be a big spamfest that no army of humans could stop. Around November 2014 these are set up: Abuse Filter - Applies automatic heuristics to edits AntiSpoof – Blocks the ...


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No, this kind of template doesn't exist on Wikipedia, but you can be very precise with the <ref> tags. I give you an (extreme) example: Let's say we have the sentence: Bob is a black pelican, with red wings and yellow eyes, that travels during summer from California to St. Louis, Missouri. And two references/sources: a book from Bill ...

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