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Adding oil is easy, right? Sure, it is, but to avoid the spillage problems that aren't so easy to deal with you should use a funnel.
Don't have one? Here's how to make 2! Cut off the bottom half of a plastic oil bottle. Insert the spout into your oil tank.
The second one is for when you're on the road and in need of a funnel: Most gas stations have water coolers. Most water coolers have those white pointy cups. Cut the tip off one of those cups and you have a quick easy funnel.