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Revision as of 09:58, 7 February 2020

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==Learn to Edit on Wikipedia==

Quick Guide For Editors

What are the first things you need to know about editing Wikipedia? This user-friendly PDF provides an overview of the basic information you’ll need to know to edit articles on Wikipedia. But if you want to keep learning, you’ll find more in-depth text and video training materials as you scroll down this page!

Learning Resources

These bite-sized presentations are focused on specific skills. You can follow them in the order we’ve organized them, which roughly follows how we run our in-person trainings at events, or you can jump in where you need help!

Below you’ll find links to PDF documents and Google Slides that you can use and remix for your own training, and video tutorials.

Basic Training

Closing the Gender Gap on Wikipedia

Learn about why your participation within the Wikipedia community matters!

  • Slide deck
  • PDF
  • Video


Navigating Wikipedia Pages

Learn about the ins-and-outs of Wikipedia pages. This is an essential first step!

  • Slide deck
  • PDF
  • Video


Basic Rules of Editing

Before you edit, there are a couple of community-built guidelines you need to know about.

  • Slide deck
  • PDF
  • Video


Userpages and the Sandbox

Userpages and the Sandbox are essential Wikipedia tools. Learn how and why you should use both.

  • Slide deck
  • PDF
  • Video
Adding Citations

Adding citations to existing articles is one of the most important things you can do on Wikipedia, learn the ins-and-outs of citing sources.

  • Slide deck
  • PDF
  • Video

Basic Training (Full Length)

This slide deck aggregates all the bite-sized trainings above into a single 1-1.5 hour training that you can use at events.


Advanced Training

Adding Images

Adding images to articles is another important task. Learn how to upload images to Wikimedia Commons and add a Creative Commons license to your images. Slide deck PDF Video


Create a New Article

Once you’ve learned how to properly cite, format and add images to articles, you’re ready to create your own article. Learn how here!

  • Slide deck
  • PDF
  • Video


Talk Pages on Wikipedia

Learn more detail about how talk pages function as Wikipedia’s peer review website.

  • Video


Notability Guidelines

Take a deeper dive into notability guidelines and how they function on Wikipedia.

  • Video