User talk:Godlydave

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Unfortunately, however, a tag has been placed on Okhakhu Obomhe David, requesting that it be speedily deleted from Wikipedia. This has been done because the article seems to be about a real person, organization (band, club, company, etc.), or web content, but it does not indicate how or why the subject is notable: that is, why an article about that subject should be included in Wikipedia. Under the criteria for speedy deletion, articles that do not indicate the subject's importance or significance may be deleted at any time. Please see the guidelines for what is generally accepted as notable.

If you feel that you can assert the notability of the subject, you may contest the deletion. To do this, add {{hangon}} on the top of the page (just below the existing speedy deletion or "db" tag) and leave a note on the article's talk page explaining your position. Please do not remove the speedy deletion tag yourself, but don't hesitate to add information to the article that would confirm the subject's notability under Wikipedia guidelines.

For guidelines on specific types of articles, you may want to check out our criteria for biographies, for web sites, for bands, or for companies. Feel free to leave a note on my talk page if you have any questions about this. {{{2}}} --SquidSK (1MClog) 15:29, 24 November 2009 (UTC)

Information.svg You should wait for others to write an article about subjects in which you are personally involved, as you did at Okhakhu Obomhe David. This applies to articles about you, your achievements, your band, your business, your publications, your website, your relatives, and any other possible conflict of interest.

Creating an article about yourself is strongly discouraged. If you create such an article, it might be listed on articles for deletion. Deletion is not certain, but many feel strongly that you should not start articles about yourself. This is because independent creation encourages independent validation of both significance and verifiability. All edits to articles must conform to Wikipedia:No original research, Wikipedia:Neutral point of view, and Wikipedia:Verifiability.

If you are not "notable" under Wikipedia guidelines, creating an article about yourself may violate the policy that Wikipedia is not a personal webspace provider and would thus qualify for speedy deletion. If your achievements, etc., are verifiable and genuinely notable, and thus suitable for inclusion in Wikipedia, someone else will probably create an article about you sooner or later. (See Wikipedia:Wikipedians with articles.) Thank you. --SquidSK (1MClog) 15:30, 24 November 2009 (UTC)

Lead City University, Library[edit]

Please don't recreate ''Lead City University, Library''. We can't accept text taken from other, copyrighted sources. Furthermore, we are not a directory listing every institution and so on, but an encyclopedia. We provid ebackground information, history, notes on what makes something important, and so on, but not opening hours, staff, ... Fram (talk) 15:05, 8 December 2011 (UTC)

You just posted copyrighted information (taken straight from another website) in the article Lead City University. Please don't continue with this, or you will be blocked. Wikipedia doesn't accept copyrighted text, everything here has to be written in your own words or taken from a public domain source. Pleae familiarize yourself with our main policies and guidelines, which you can find through the links in the welcome post at the top of this talk page. Fram (talk) 09:29, 9 December 2011 (UTC)

December 2011[edit]

Hello, and welcome! Although everyone is welcome to contribute, at least one of your recent edits, such as the one you made to Lead City University with this edit, did not appear to be constructive, and has been reverted or removed. Thank you! Tgeairn (talk) 09:34, 9 December 2011 (UTC)