Wikipedia:Comparison of guidelines

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This essay compares the purposes of Wikipedia's guideline

Wikipedia behavioral guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia behavioral guidelines

Primarily deals with users behaviour. Has no impact on articles apart from conflict of interest

Wikipedia conflict of interest guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia conflict of interest guidelines

Primarily deals with users behaviour where the user for what ever reason has an conflict of interest

Wikipedia content guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia content guidelines

Primarily deals with what article content should be used when . It doesn't make stylistic choices such as start sentences with a Capital letter

Wikipedia project content guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia project content guidelines

Primarily deals with what Wikipedia project (e.g. user pages) content should be used when . It doesn't make stylistic choices such as start sentences with a Capital letter

Wikipedia deletion guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia deletion guidelines

Primarily deals with how and why content is removed from Wikipedia

Wikipedia editing guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia editing guidelines

Primarily deals with how to edit.

Wikipedia naming conventions[edit]

Category:Wikipedia naming conventions

Deals with the names of articles and established conventions for specific subjects

Wikipedia notability guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia notability guidelines


Deals with what content is notable enough for Wikipedia Sub section of content?

Wikipedia style guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia style guidelines

Primarily deals with what content should look like . It doesn't make content choices such don't use a blurry image

Style guidelines of WikiProjects[edit]

Category:Style guidelines of WikiProjects Can deal with all of the above but limited to a particular WikiProject

General style guidelines[edit]

Category:General style guidelines

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Wikipedia topic guidelines[edit]

Category:Wikipedia topic guidelines Can deal with all of the above but limited to a particular subject

Style guidelines of WikiProjects[edit]