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
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes11,230 changes
apieditapieditEdit made using the MediaWiki APINo longer in useNo5,510 changes
rte-sourceRich Text Editor: source modeEdit made using the Rich Text Editor: source modeNo longer in useNo5,369 changes
sourceeditsourceeditEdit made using the SourceEditorNo longer in useNo3,185 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectEdit made using the Add category buttonNo longer in useNo3,012 changes
rte-wysiwygRich Text Editor: WYSIWYG modeEdit made using the Rich Text Editor: WYSIWYG modeNo longer in useNo2,785 changes
visualeditor-wikitext2017 source editEdit made using the 2017 wikitext editorDefined by the softwareYes1,204 changes
gallerygalleryEdit made using the Add a photo to this gallery buttonNo longer in useNo692 changes
rollbackrollbackEdit made using the rollback buttonNo longer in useNo292 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes62 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes32 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo29 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes14 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes8 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes6 changes
torMade via a Tor exit nodeIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo4 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes3 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes1 change
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined 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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