How to See Who Thumbed Up Your Edit on wikiHow

Two Methods:Via Email NotificationsVia the wikiHow Log Page

Want to know who thumbed up your edit to a wikiHow article and don't have thumbs up notifications? Maybe you want to thank that user on his/her talk page, or you just want to find out...read this article for help.

Method 1
Via Email Notifications

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    Enable a list of thumbs up notifications from the list of Preferences page. Wait for a thumb-up notification to occur. Within this notification, you'll find the username of the person who gave you the thumbs up, along with a link to the exact edit they thumbed up, along with a link to the full article.

Method 2
Via the wikiHow Log Page

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    Visit the thumbs up log. This is where you'll find all the thumbs ups that have been given.
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    Type in the title of the article that you edited. Click "Go" to start searching.
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    Look at the following data, which is shown in the log:
    • The user who gave you the thumbs up (ex. IsabelleZita)
    • The diff URL for the page you edited. (ex. diff: http://www.wikihow.com/Hug-Romantically?oldid=10196717&diff=prev)

Article Info

Categories: WikiHow User's Manual | Writing and Editing