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
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes112,493 changes
mobile web editEdit made from mobile web siteDefined by the softwareYes112,195 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes59,312 changes
missing signaturemissing signatureDefined by the softwareYes40,801 changes
movemoveDefined by the software
Applied manually by users and bots
Yes35,164 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes34,534 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes20,650 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes19,655 changes
deletiontemplate-additionRequested deletionEdits which add {{delete}}, {{speedy delete}}, or their shortcuts to a pageDefined by the software
Applied manually by users and bots
Yes12,178 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes7,328 changes
visualeditor-switchedPartial visual editUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes6,319 changes
added youtube videocontains YouTube embedDefined by the softwareYes3,322 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes2,798 changes
visualeditor-wikitextFandomMobile source editEdit made using the source mode of the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes2,677 changes
spriteeditorSprite editEdit made using the sprite editorApplied manually by users and botsYes2,530 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes1,987 changes
character-spamCharacter spamDefined by the softwareYes1,259 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes643 changes
section blankingsection blankedDefined by the softwareNo614 changes
possible-number-spampossible-number-spamNo longer in useNo80 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes36 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.Defined by the softwareYes21 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)No longer in useNo17 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes10 changes
2021060118073420210601180734No longer in useNo2 changes
testtestNo longer in useNo1 change
2021060118073220210601180732No longer in useNo1 change
abusefilter-condition-limitcondition limit reachedEdits or other events that couldn't be checked by all active abuse filters (help).Defined by the softwareYes0 changes
advanced mobile editAdvanced mobile editEdit made by user with Advanced Mobile Contributions modeDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
maps-visual-editVisual map editEdit made with the visual editor provided by the Maps extensionDefined by the softwareYes0 changes