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
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo185,847 changes
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo142,894 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes69,923 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo46,482 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo44,761 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo19,929 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo7,492 changes
visualeditor-wikitext2017 source editEdit made using the 2017 wikitext editorDefined by the softwareYes5,092 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo4,164 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo4,049 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes2,375 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo1,095 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes662 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes365 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes247 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes188 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes153 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes27 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes22 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes16 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes14 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
maps-visual-editVisual map editEdit made with the visual editor provided by the Maps extensionDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
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