When you edit a Wikipedia page and click "Save Page", can everyone see the change?

Answer If it shows for you, it should show for anyone else in a few seconds, if that (database lag). For example, if you go to the Conan O'Brien article and change it to say "Conan O'Brien is the Presiden... Read More »

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If we edit a wikipedia page and we add some wrong information in that page,will it be deleted by wikipedia?

More experienced users are notified of changes to pages that relate to their specialty, and they review them accordingly. If your information is simply lacking sources or inaccurate, it can be dele... Read More »

Can anyone edit a wikipedia page and save the changes?

Yes, as long as the page is not protected and you are not a banned user, or suspected of being a banned user.And no, the changes will not be "moderated." As soon as you click save, your changes go ... Read More »

Why is that my updated wikipedia page come second to my previously deleted page on the same name when searched?

That's presumably just a quirk of the internal search engine; don't worry about it. No one has any manual control over the internal search engine results, and it doesn't take into article deletions... Read More »

How can you edit wikipedia and actually save it for everyone to see?

1. Go to the Wikipedia article you want to edit2. Press Alt+Shift+E or click the edit button to get the editing window3. Make some changes, click preview (alt+shift+p)4. Save (alt+shift+s)