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Tip of the Month: What is the Article Discussion Page?

  • The purpose of the article discussion page is to is to provide space for editors to discuss changes with the author or other editors about the associated article.
  • You may also leave notes on the discussion page for authors. If the author has enabled notifications they will receive an email.
  • To find a discussion page
    • Login
    • Navigate to an article
    • Click on the "Discussion" link
      • To the left of "Edit with Form" and to the right of "Page"
    • Add your comments
    • Sign your comments by entering 4 tilde ~ characters
      • This will automatically add your username and a time stamp
  • For more information about discussion pages visit this Wikipedia help page


Find other great tips in the Getting Started link.

Find Your Article Assignments

  • Log in and go to the My Portal link at the top of the page next to "Recent Changes"
  • This link leads directly to your section's Portal page
  • To find your own article assignments, sort by “Assigned Editor (portal member)” or use the filter
  • Review the Quick-Start Guide for Editors for helpful tips. For easy reference, this guide is also linked to each section Portal page.


When you complete an article review go to Edit with Form at the top of the article and change:

  • The date to be current
  • The status to Up to Date
  • The reviewer name to your own


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