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Counter on systemic bias by creating new articles missing important female scientists.
Improve (top 5,000 articles by pageviews with low popular low quality articles ORES article class predictions.)
Other helpful tasks include,
fixing vandalism, welcoming newcomers, link recovery, categorization, and numerous behind the scenes tasks like moving free images to Wikimedia Commons. See for more maintenance tasks. Wikipedia:Maintenance
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Projects seeking help
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Tip of The Day department is looking for tricks and techniques. If you have a special way of doing things, please stop by and share.
Being overhauled or expanded
Nearing completion (need remainder of annotations added)
Outline drafts (please help complete them, so they can be moved to article space)
Outlines in need of attention
Need link placement
The following portals are in need of attention/upkeep:
The following portals have interesting design features that you may find useful:
Portal:South East England A "parent" portal that uses selected content from several "child" portals, chosen at random for each type of content.
Portal:Philosophy Automatically cycles through 52 "Selected philosophers", one per week, year after year.
Portal:Arts Uses random generators to display random featured status selections.
Discussions and collaborations
Discussions in the following areas have requested wider attention via
Requests for comment:
Here is a list of the main community pages of Wikipedia's sister projects.
All of these projects are multilingual and open-content.
– Meta-Wiki Coordination of all Wikimedia projects.
Wiktionary – A collaborative multilingual dictionary.
Wikinews – News stories written by readers.
Wikibooks – A collection of collaborative non-fiction books.
Wikiquote – A compendium of referenced quotations.
Wikisource – A repository for free source texts.
Wikispecies – A directory of species.
Wikiversity – Where teachers learn, and learners teach.
Wikivoyage – A world-wide travel guide.
Wikidata – A free knowledge base that can be read and
edited by humans and machines alike.
Commons – Repository for free images and other media files.