Wikipedia:Community portal

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Welcome to the Community portal

This page provides a listing of current collaborations, tasks, and news about English Wikipedia. New to Wikipedia? See the contributing to Wikipedia page for everything you need to know to get started. For a listing of internal project pages of interest, see the department directory.

Interact more

For a listing of ongoing discussions and current requests, see the Wikipedia:Dashboard.
Torchlight help icon.svg
Help
desk
Nuvola apps edu phi.svg
Reference
desk
TH Badge H+.png
Peer editing
help
WikiProject Council.svg
WikiProjects
Original Barnstar Hires.png
Barnstars
Wikipedia-Medcab.svg
Dispute
resolution
QA icon clr.svg Village pump (Policy · Proposals · Idea lab · Tech · Misc)

Help out

You can help improve the articles listed below! This list updates frequently, so check back here for more tasks to try. (See Wikipedia:Task Center for brief guides.)

Fix spelling and grammar

More...Learn how
Fix wikilinks

More...Learn how
Update with new information

More...Learn how
Expand short articles

More...Learn how
Check and add references

More...Learn how
Fix original research issues

More...Learn how
Improve lead sections

More...Learn how
Add an image

More...Learn how
Translate and clean up

More...Learn how


Help counter systemic bias by creating new articles on important women.
Help improve popular low quality articles.

See Wikipedia:Maintenance for maintenance and related collaboration resources.

Community bulletin board

The Signpost
27 February 2017
Centralized discussion
WikiProject Missing Encyclopedic articles
(% done)
Project page—The goal of this project is to ensure that Wikipedia has a corresponding article for every article in every other encyclopedia. Sign in!
Monthly focus: MacTutor biographies 36 left
1911 verification: 17.4%
ACF Regionals answers: 64.1%
Hotlist of topics: 88.7%
General topics: 79.6%
Science topics: 92%
Catholic Encyclopedia: 86.2%
Easton's Bible Dictionary: 88%
Encyclopaedia Biblica : 69.5%
Evangelical Dictionary of Theology: 80.6%
Gutenberg authors : 57.1%
Jewish Encyclopedia : 39%
Literary Encyclopedia: 81.9%
Polish Biographical Dictionary: 6%
Find-A-Grave: 85.1%
Stanford Archive answers 97.9%
Missing paintings 64.4%
Miscellaneous
Many other lists of politicians, songs, TV shows and others.
Overall progress: 65.2%
Spread the word through {{Project missing articles}}

General notices

Projects seeking help

Also consider posting WikiProject, Task Force, and Collaboration news at the Signpost's WikiProject Report page.

WikiProjects and Task Forces

  • The Tip of The Day department needs editors to monitor the tips before they "go live". To do this, place {{Totd-tomorrow}} on your user page or user talk page. That will show the tip a day early. When you find an inaccuracy or other problem, you can fix it yourself, or report it at the Tip of the day talk page. Thank you!

Outlines

Under construction
New to article space
Being overhauled or expanded
Nearing completion (need remainder of annotations added)
Attention needed
Need link placement

Portals

Recently created
Attention needed
  • Portal:Space - The selected article excerpts were copied and pasted between 2006 and 2009. The leads of the corresponding articles have greatly improved since then.
  • Portal:Thinking - "Selected" sections need new material. Been the same for years.
The following portals have interesting design features that you may find useful
  • Portal:South East England - A "parent" portal that uses selected content from several "child" portals, chosen at random for each type of content.
  • Portal:Philosophy - Automatically cycles through 52 "Selected philosophers", one per week, year after year.
  • Portal:Arts - Uses random generators to display random featured status selections.


Discussions and collaborations

Discussions in the following areas have requested wider attention via Requests for comment:

See also

Newest featured content

Articles Topics
Lists Pictures

Motto of the day

Motto of the day...

Nominate one!

Tip of the day

Where on the page to put images

When adding images to an article, be careful where you place them. See the picture tutorial for ideas on image placement.

Read more:
To add this auto-updating template to your user page, use {{totd}}
Retrieved from "https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Wikipedia:Community_portal&oldid=779239862"
This content was retrieved from Wikipedia : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Community_portal
This page is based on the copyrighted Wikipedia article "Wikipedia:Community portal"; it is used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License (CC-BY-SA). You may redistribute it, verbatim or modified, providing that you comply with the terms of the CC-BY-SA