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Make a 'jump to bottom' button
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The jump to top floating button is very useful on mobile. Although as a Wikipedian, I have to scroll down many time (e.g. to check the page history, latest topic on a talk page) which is sometimes physical pain, especially when I am reading a huge project/talk page. An optional jump to bottom would be great.

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Bencemac created this task.Dec 31 2018, 6:33 PM
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I'd say that this also calls for some extra thought: are there things that should be moved from the bottom of the page to the top? Such as categories, etc.?

If I recall correctly, the last editor's name was shown at the bottom, but was moved to the bottom by popular demand.

Bencemac updated the task description. (Show Details)Dec 31 2018, 7:40 PM
Jdlrobson added a subscriber: Jdlrobson.

Curious about the exact problem here. If page history, categories and talk are moved to the top of the page, is a jump to bottom button still become useful?
Does the similar T197718 help with the problem we're trying to solve (or could it be adapted to do so - make sure to check the prototype on the task!)

alexhollender triaged this task as Low priority.

Advanced Mobile Contributions solves the history and talk use cases. I wonder if we should consider adding "View categories" as a link in the AMC page actions toolbar overflow menu (T216418) @Jdlrobson @ovasileva?