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Icon-information-22x22This page is meant as a quick reference for editors that mostly know how to edit wikis in general and WoWWiki in particular, but need to check up on one of those pesky little things that they don't quite do often enough to remember by heart. In particular, it will NOT cover things mentioned in Help:Editing.
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Starting a vote

In the talk page:

== Oneliner intro ==
Your proposal...
{{subst:Vote/Talk}}

In the article (optional):

* Should we...?
}}
See: [Help:Voting], [WoWWiki:Voting policy]
Templates, boilerplates
Deleting pages
  • Place {{Delete}} at the top of the article
  • Add {{subst:Delete/Talk}} to the talk page
  • ... or with a reason: {{subst:Delete/Talk|delete this because...}}

See: [Help:Deleting pages], [WoWWiki:Deletion policy]

Speedy deletion:
  • Place {{Speedydelete|<reason>}} at the top of the article
  • Add a line explaining why the page should be deleted
See: [WoWWiki:Speedy deletion policy]
Tagging for termination
  • Place {{Terminate}} at the top of the article
  • Add {{Terminate}} to the talk page (if it exists!)
See: [Help:Terminating pages], [WoWWiki:Deletion policy]
External links
Article management tags
Stubs Quicksheet
WoW Gameplay

{{Stub/Ability}}
{{Stub/Achievement}}
{{Stub/Item}}
{{Stub/Location}}
{{Stub/Mob}}
{{Stub/NPC}}
{{Stub/Object}}
{{Stub/Profession}}
{{Stub/Quest}}
{{Stub/Strategy}}
{{Stub/Talent}}
{{Stub/Tech}}

WoW Patches

{{Stub/PTR}}

WoW Community

{{Stub/Guild}}
{{Stub/Player}}
{{Stub/PC}}
{{Stub/RP}}

Warcraft Universe

{{Stub/Char}}
{{Stub/Lore}}

UI

{{Stub/AddOn}}
{{Stub/API}}
{{Stub/UI}}

Others

{{Stub/Category}}
{{Stub/Other}}
{{Sectionstub}}

Navigation

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