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Have you noticed the "edit" button on Wikipedia?

Get started making Wikipedia better now. Pass on what you know.

Copy-edit an article   Most articles in Wikipedia could use some copy-editing, including checking for typos, correcting mistakes in grammar, and improving clarity. Here is a good guide.

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... learn the basics of wiki code. ... browse the frequently asked questions. ... read the tutorial to editing Wikipedia.