Wikipedia Editathon Guide
Wikipedia Editathon Guide

Wikipedia Editing Basics

First, create a Wikipedia account. You don't have to have an account to edit, but it's highly recommended. With an account, contributing is easy!
Second, walk through the Art + Feminism Introductory Lesson Plan.
Third, watch the Adding Citations on Wikipedia Youtube video.
Fourth, watch the Adding Images to Articles Youtube video.
Fifth, before you begin editing, try out your new skills in the Wikipedia Sandbox.

How to Contribute?

  • Create a new article
  • Add new information to existing articles
  • Check for typos
  • Check links and update URLs ( is your friend!)
  • Locate and add new citations