VisiHow:Rescue Problem Wikis

Welcome to the VisiHow wiki rescue team

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When a wiki is identified as a problem wiki it is tagged in it discussion page with the text "VisiHow fixme" along with a comment as to what is wrong. You can search the entire site for these keywords, or you can do a search like "VisiHow fixme tech" to see all the articles in tech that need to be rescued.

Steps

  1. You can search the entire site for wikis in need of rescue. On the discussion page for the wiki is listed the reason the wiki was tagged and possible suggestions to fix it. Edit the wiki and fix the problem. When you are done, remove the tag from the discussion page.
  2. You can filter the results by category by adding "+category" on the end. To search all tech for wikis in need of fixing you would use: http://visihow.com/Special:Search?advanced=true&ns0=1&ns1=1&searchx=&search=VisiHow+fixme+tech

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