Wikipedia:Talk dos and don'ts

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

When involved in discussion:
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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
Green check.png See the talk guidelines for more guidance

Red x.svg Don't be uncivil or make it personal
Red x.svg Don't edit other's comments
Red x.svg Don't canvass 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