This page displays a list of articles in the EA Forum Wiki.
Some of these articles are also tags that can be added to posts, so that people can find posts on certain topics. You can upvote or downvote a tag for a given post to move it higher or lower in the list of posts on that tag’s page.
This page has three sections:
Wiki Articles—selected articles, sorted by the Forum’s moderators
Tag Details—tags listed in order of usage frequency, with descriptions and top posts
Tag List—alphabetical list of all existing tags
More information on the Wiki:
The Wiki FAQ explains the basics, including how to structure an article.
The style guide explains our formatting conventions. But don’t worry too much about this if it would slow you down a lot — we’d rather have unformatted content than no content.
If you can’t find an article when you try to tag a post with it, it’s been marked “wiki-only” (we use this when importing huge numbers of tags to avoid spamming the tag list). Contact Aaron Gertler and he will unlock it to be used as a tag.
If you want to suggest a change to the article portal (e.g. a different sorting system, or a particular article that should be moved), send a message to Aaron Gertler. He knows the portal is a mess right now, and he appreciates feedback.
Alternatively, you can leave your feedback as a comment on this post.
Problems people work on, and concepts related to those problems.
Global Catastrophic Risk (other)
Global Catastrophic Risk (AI)
Concepts that apply to multiple causes, or the entire project of trying to do more good.
Long-Term Risks and Flourishing
Economics and Finance
Politics, Policy, and Culture
Charities and other organizations that work on popular EA cause areas, or otherwise have some connection to the movement.
Long-Term Risks / Flourishing
EA Community / Fundraising
Highly Ineffective Charities
Other / Multiple Areas
Notable figures associated with the EA community, or with popular ideas in the community.
Politics and Policy
Meta + Community
Posts about the EA community or the EA Forum, and posts with resources for people who want to do high-impact work. (This is a vague category, and we could see this table changing a lot.)
Articles that don’t fit into the above categories. (This section may change a lot in the future.)
History of Effective Altruism
Books and Other Media