About the Tutorials category

Share your iNaturalist knowledge with others here by creating a tutorial.

This is a place for tutorials which show others how to use iNaturalist and iNat-adjacent things - website, mobile apps, API, photo prep, etc. Please post ID guides and such in #nature-talk.

You can even make a wiki tutorial if you are at Trust Level 2, which allows other users to edit it. To create a wiki tutorial, first create a new topic. To let people know the topic is a wiki, we recommend putting the word “Wiki” in topic’s title.

Once the topic is saved, click on the three dots at the bottom of the topic (circled in red here):


Then click on the wrench icon and select “Make Wiki”:


To edit a wiki topic, just click on the “Edit” button. You must be at Trust Level 1 or higher to edit a wiki post.