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Wikimedia Commons: Special/New pages. I cannot see my uploads

I've tried to apply this recipe: Getting the RSS feed for Wikipedia articles I've created to see the files I've uploaded recently on commons (e.g: this file ). But I cannot see any log in: http://...
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How do you make a redirect page on Wikipedia? [closed]

I have found the article I was looking for on Wikipedia with the message This article is an orphan. at the top. I have also found another page with the topic of this article highlighted in red, as if ...
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How to search Wikipedia for all pages of a certain thing?

I'm trying to find a list of all Wikipedia pages for "martial artists" (persons). One example is the Wikipedia page for Cain Velasquez. All of these pages have an infobox template named "martial ...
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Wikipedia Sitemap

I know how it generates the site map and all. What I need is a complete sitemap of all topics covered in wikipedia.org. Anyone know where I could get it? I have been crawling it but keep running out ...
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How can I count the number of reverted edits of a Wikipedia user?

In the German Wikipedia you don't get some rights depending on the number of reverted edits you have. I would like to know how many of my edits were reverted. I know http://toolserver.org/~guandalug/...
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Is there a way to download a list of all Wikipedia categories?

Is there a way to download a list of all Wikipedia categories?
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Is it possible to search Wikipedia including deleted text?

It is possible to perform search on Wikipedia, which includes history along with current page content. It would be especially good to search in deleted articles or deleted passages of articles. (If ...
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How to create a page reference in Wikipedia (synonym redirection)?

I want to internally add a reference to a wiki-page. For example, say the page name is The_Page_Name. I would like to add a known term (say, The_Reference) to Wikipedia that should redirect to ...
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How to download all city page of my country from Wikipedia

Will it be moral to copy all city pages information for all cities in my country from Wikipedia? I need those for my website. How can I do it?
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Getting the RSS feed for Wikipedia articles I've created

Is it possible to get a RSS feed for the new articles I've created on Wikipedia?
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How do you add images to Wikipedia?

I've created this page on wikipedia but I can't figure out how to link or upload an image in the Infobox. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mimi_Knoop I've tried adding the image url but it doesn't work. ...
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Wiki software that looks good via browser, iPhone and iPad?

I'm looking into new wiki software that looks good on browsers and kind of native on iPad and iPhone. Any suggestions?
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What are the pros and cons of using Wikipedia as an information source? [closed]

What are the pros and cons of using Wikipedia as an information source, particularly given that anyone can edit almost every page?
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Why do articles with multiple sections not have a table of contents?

Why isn't there a table of contents (TOC) in the Wikipedia article "Scott Meyers"? There are three sections in that article. Has it something to do with the length? The article "Web application" has ...
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Can you merge IP edits to a username in Wikipedia?

Is it possible to merge edits from an IP to a user account in Wikipedia? I'm guessing there might be some 'owner' issues, but if one could prove no-one else used the IP apart from 'guest' posts and ...
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How can I get to a template's URL in Wikipedia?

For example in the Kobe Bryant article, you can see that it uses the Infobox NBA Player template when you View Source. How can I get to the page of this template?
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How can I find out who wrote a certain section of an article in Wikipedia?

Version control systems typically call this feature "blaming someone". For each line, it shows you who modified it and when. Update: I'm looking for a solution for articles with thousands of edits ...
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How do I alter an article on Wikipedia?

I would like to alter an article on Wikipedia how do I do so?
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How do I search a wikimedia web site for ALL keywords

I have a WikiMedia site that I want to search for both keywords that I type into the search box. When I go to the wikipedia.org site and look at the help it says that I can precede words with a + ...