How to Improve an Article ?

  • Last Updated : 09 Jul, 2021


Now, you can help other geeks by improving an existing article on GeeksforGeeks. There are buttons “Improve Article” under and top-right corner of each article on GeeksforGeeks.

Please see the screenshot below of a sample article for your reference:

  • This is one of the two buttons below the article’s tag. You can click on this button to improve it.
  • This is the top-right corner button. You can click on this button to improve it.

After clicking on it, you will get a copy of the same published article where you will be able to edit the content. Please make your improvements there and resubmit it for review. We will approve valid improvement(s). Your Credential (Your Name) for improvement will be added there by the system itself.
Types of Improvements that we are accepting:

  • Typos/Grammatical mistake.
  • Code Addition(C++, C#, Java, Python, and JavaScript)
  • New approach/method.
  • Make modifications to the existing article if necessary and also do additions if you feel it’s suitable.

How to submit improvements?

  1. During submission of Typo/Spelling mistake Mention ‘Specific Typo/Spelling mistake‘ in Reason to Improve box and Select Type – Typos/Grammatical and then click on Submit for Review.
  2. During submission of Code Addition Mention ‘LanguageName – Code Addition‘ in Reason to Improve box and Select Type – Code Addition and then click on Submit for Review.
  3. During submission of New Approach/Method Mention ‘Specific Approach/Method that you have added‘ in Reason to Improve box and Select Type – New Approach and then click on Submit for Review.
  4. During submission of modifications to the existing article (if necessary) and also do additions if you feel it’s suitable Mention ‘Modifications/Additions that you have done‘ in Reason to Improve box and Select Type – Other and then click on Submit for Review.

Please refer to How to add code to existing article (Using Improve Article) for the guidelines of code addition.

If you found any issue or you have any query and wish to improve an existing article then, you can email us to improvement@geeksforgeeks.org.

Note: Please avoid modifying the title of the original post in any improvement.

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