User:Jeff Bedford/HelpfulLinks

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Writing guides / content assessment[edit]

Reliable sources + Referencing[edit]

  • WP:REFB - Referencing how-to for beginners
  • WP:INDY - Importance of sources that are independent of the subject of the article
  • WP:CORPDEPTH - Evaluating which types of sources are considered reliable for establishing notability of a company/product. Also covers examples of routine mentions or passing references that are not suitable for Wikipedia.
  • Identifying reliable sources
  • WP:PUS - Potentially unreliable sources

Topic-specific Style Guides[edit]


Collaborating with other editors[edit]



  • Help:PG - Visual introduction to policies and guidelines (content and conduct)
  • WP:INBRIEF - Wikipedia explained, in brief.
  • WP:SIMPLE - Simplified ruleset and concise explanation of Wikipedia core conduct principles

Broad directories[edit]

Markup and formatting[edit]

How to collapse a ton of junk

{| class="wikitable collapsible collapsed" ! PUT A HEADING HERE |- | ALL THE STUFF TO COLLAPSE HERE |}



Main tool page:
  • Reflinks - Edits bare references - adds title/dates etc. to bare references
  • Checklinks - Edit and repair external links
  • Dab solver - Quickly resolve ambiguous links.
  • Peer reviewer - Provides hints and suggestion to improving articles.
  • ArticleInfo tool - Generates overall editing history and frequency stats
  • [1] - provides month-by-month article traffic stats


  • Wikipedia:Signpost - The Signpost, a community-written and community-edited newspaper, covering stories, events and reports related to Wikipedia

Tutorials and skills-improvement[edit]

Self-help writing tutorials: