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Visual Editor link tool should provide better assistance to filter out undesirable links
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Description

In a discussion on enwiki Village Pump regarding links to disambiguation pages, there's been a few suggestions on how Visual Editor could provide better link suggestions to avoid creating these links. Opening this just to alert the VE team about the discussion so they can track some of the suggestions.

Event Timeline

Restricted Application added a subscriber: Aklapper. · View Herald TranscriptNov 26 2020, 11:16 PM
MJL added a subscriber: MJL.Nov 27 2020, 4:07 AM
L235 added a subscriber: L235.Nov 29 2020, 1:09 AM

Visual editor already marks disambiguation pages with a special icon when adding links, but we leave it up to the user to decide what to do with this information.