Editor retention measures the extent to which editors remain active over time; it is one of the main factors of community growth. Editor retention has often been identified as one of the areas where Wikimedia wikis need major improvements. This page is a hub indexing the various editor retention related resources we have.

Graph showing the correlation between editor retention (red) and the number of active editors (blue) on the English Wikipedia.

Groups working on editor retention Edit


Efforts at improving editor retention Edit


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Research Edit


See Research for more.

See also Edit