WMDE Technical Wishes
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With the FileImporter, locally stored files can be moved to Wikimedia Commons including the correct version history.
Making it easier to reference multiple sections from the same work in an article without naming the whole work for each reference.
Finding a solution that prevents users from accidentally clicking the rollback instead of the thank you link.
Finding a solution that prevents users from losing the reading position when checking out a reference.
If a footnote is referenced multiple times, highlight the link in the footnote section that brings you back to your original reading position.
This project is about an option to watch pages only a limited amount of time. The development is currently on hold.
As a default feature
The RevisionSlider adds a slider to the diff view, so that you easily can navigate between the revisions. As of May 17, 2017, RevisionSlider is a default feature on all wikis.
Show text changes in moved text paragraphs
This project is about making changes within paragraphs visible in the wikitext on the diff page.
Overview on the projects shipped in 2016 and 2017.
The Advanced Search extension is making hidden existing search options accessible for everyone.
Two Column Edit Conflict View
The Two Column Edit Conflict View aims to improve the current interface to resolve edit conflicts.
The backlog currently contains the top wishes from the 2017 technical wishes survey.
Before we move projects from the backlog into "doing" (= current projects), we already do research to understand the respective wish better, talk with teams at the Wikimedia Foundation and discuss possible ways for the technical implementation.
Learn more about the Technical Wishes Project: How it all started and the way we work.