How to React After Your wikiHow Article Has Been Deleted

So you wrote an article on wikiHow, and then suddenly, it got deleted. You more than likely are upset right now. You may feel that you've had very little say in the matter. You may not like the way that wikiHow serves its mission. Keep calm and read through this article.

Steps

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    Breathe. Take time away from wikiHow to gather an objective perspective.
    • Do something that makes you happy.
    • Take your frustration out on a punching bag or rant on your blog.
    • Take time to enjoy all the other things that life has to offer.
    • Forget about wikiHow.
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    Evaluate the situation.
    • wikiHow Admins take their authority and decisions very seriously.
    • You may not always agree with them, but be aware that the power is currently in their hands.
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    Choose a different topic or improve your article.
    • Remember that each article is carefully considered.
    • Review the deletion policy.
    • Support facts with credible sources.
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    Suggest changes. wikiHow is a collaboration of ideas addressed by the community.
    • Gain support for a cause amongst like-minded editors.
    • Propose policy changes.
    • Participate on the Discussion pages of articles.
    • Become an Admin.

Tips

Warnings

  • Avoid being blocked from wikiHow. Repeatedly spamming your article won't give you any friends.
  • Make sure you didn't create a duplicate, edit the existing one or add more information into it if you have ideas.

Article Info

Categories: Article Deletion | Help