Wikipedia:Talk dos and don'ts

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Discussion is how we get things done – it's vital to do it right!

When involved in discussion:
Green check.png Be familiar with the talk guidelines
Green check.png Sign your messages with "~~~~"
Green check.png Start conversations under a new heading
Green check.png Indent replies
Green check.png Ping involved parties
Green check.png Be concise
Green check.png Present evidence

Red x.svg Don't be incivil or make it personal
Red x.svg Don't edit other's comments
Red x.svg Don't canvas for support elsewhere
Red x.svg Don't go off topic
Red x.svg Don't duplicate discussions
Red x.svg Don't close discussions you are involved in
Red x.svg Don't EVER make legal threats

See also