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An '''edit-a-thon''' (sometimes written '''editathon''') is an organized event where editors of online communities such as [[Wikipedia]] edit and improve a specific topic or type of content, typically including basic editing training for new editors. They often involve meetups, but can be distributed as well. The word is a [[portmanteau]] of "edit" and "[[marathon]]".
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An '''edit-a-thon''' (sometimes written '''editathon''') is an organized event where editors of online communities such as Wikipedia and M3P edit and improve a specific topic or type of content, typically including basic editing training for new editors. They often involve meetups, but can be distributed as well. The word is a portmanteau of "edit" and "marathon".
  
 
Wikimedia Community Malta organizes edit-a-thons throughout the year and they are announced on the main page and recorded here.
 
Wikimedia Community Malta organizes edit-a-thons throughout the year and they are announced on the main page and recorded here.
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* 8 February 2019: [[Gabriel Caruana Legacy Edit-a-thon]]
 
* 8 February 2019: [[Gabriel Caruana Legacy Edit-a-thon]]
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Revision as of 05:09, 12 February 2019

An edit-a-thon (sometimes written editathon) is an organized event where editors of online communities such as Wikipedia and M3P edit and improve a specific topic or type of content, typically including basic editing training for new editors. They often involve meetups, but can be distributed as well. The word is a portmanteau of "edit" and "marathon".

Wikimedia Community Malta organizes edit-a-thons throughout the year and they are announced on the main page and recorded here.

Upcoming edit-a-thons in Malta

  • 8-9 March 2019: Art+Feminism at Spazju Kreattiv, Valletta
  • tbc April 2019: European Parliament elections (details tba)

Past edit-a-thons in Malta