How to Award Rising Stars to wikiHow Articles Which Were Previously‚ÄźPatrolled in NAB

Do you see an article that has previously been patrolled in NAB and a RS-worthy article not been granted this option? This article will tell you how to give this article a RS, if it has been patrolled out of NAB.

Steps

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    Add a trigger tool to a Mylinks list, or force the article to re-enter the NAB queue. Add * [[Special:Newarticleboost/{{PAGENAME}}|(commentary mentioning that this page is the trigger tool to the article in NAB)]] and publishing.
    • If you'd rather not add a trigger tool for the NAB page of the article, you can re-enter the NAB URL by using the URL http://www.wikihow.com/Special:Newarticleboost/Title-Here and replace "Title-Here" with the article title.
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    Visit the article you'd like to award the Rising Star on. On the page you'll need to perform this action, click the link and follow through with the next step.
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    Open the NAB tool to open for the article.
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    Look for the scrolling status bar containing the Promote and (star) icons, as well as the Demote,Skip and NFD button/icons and click the yellow star to award an RS.
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    Wait for the page to advance to the next article. When it advances to the next article, you know that it's been successfully marked with the Rising Star status.

Article Info

Categories: New Article Boost