The Evil Wiki

This page lists the tags that the software may mark an edit with, and their meaning.

Tag nameAppearance on change listsFull description of meaningSourceActive?Tagged changes
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo10,103 changes
visualeditor-wikitextSource editEdit made using the source mode of the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes9,505 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes7,327 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo5,462 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo4,840 changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo3,545 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo2,741 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo2,093 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo1,236 changes
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes267 changes
mobile web editMobile web editEdit made from mobile web siteDefined by the softwareYes266 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes237 changes
mw-revertedRevertedEdits that were later reverted by a different editDefined by the softwareYes100 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes89 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo75 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes74 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes36 changes
mw-manual-revertManual revertEdits that manually restore the page to an exact previous stateDefined by the softwareYes33 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)No longer in useNo29 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes23 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes17 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes12 changes
2021071414131320210714141313No longer in useNo2 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes1 change
2021071414131020210714141310No longer in useNo1 change
2021071414131220210714141312No longer in useNo1 change
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
mw-server-side-uploadServer-side uploadMedia files that were uploaded via a maintenance scriptDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
mw-add-media(hidden)Edits that add mediaDefined by the softwareNo0 changes
mw-remove-media(hidden)Edits that remove mediaDefined by the softwareNo0 changes
advanced mobile editAdvanced mobile editEdit made by user with Advanced modeDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
maps-visual-editVisual map editEdit made with the visual editor provided by the Maps extensionDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
disambiguator-link-addedDisambiguation linksEdits that add links to disambiguation pagesDefined by the softwareYes0 changes