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== Categories - to be determined (priority 3)  ==
 
== Categories - to be determined (priority 3)  ==
  
:*'''[[:Category:Categories to be determined|Click to help categorize these pages]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[:Category:Categories to be determined|Help categorize these pages]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Problem:'''<br> When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
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:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp; [[Help:Categorization]]
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
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::*1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
 +
::*2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
 +
::*3. Search the possible categories for the best.
 +
::*4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
 +
::*5. Click on the Red lettered words.
 +
::*6. This takes you to a new page.
 +
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
 +
::*8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
 +
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
  
 
== Uncategorized pages (3)  ==
 
== Uncategorized pages (3)  ==
  
:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedPages|Click to help categorize these pages]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedPages|Help categorize these pages]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Problem:'''<br> When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
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:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp; [[Help:Categorization]]
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''How to report:'''<br> this is automatically done.
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
 +
::*1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
 +
::*2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
 +
::*3. Search the possible categories for the best.
 +
::*4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
 +
::*5. Click on the Red lettered words.
 +
::*6. This takes you to a new page.
 +
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
 +
::*8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
 +
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
  
 
== Uncategorized categories (3)  ==
 
== Uncategorized categories (3)  ==
  
:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedCategories|Click to help Click to help categorize these categories]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedCategories|Help categorize these categories]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Problem:'''<br> When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.
 
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''How to report:'''<br> this is automatically done.
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>
 +
::*1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
 +
::*2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
 +
::*3. Search the possible categories for the best and place on page between [[ ]]
 +
::*4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
 +
::*5. Click on the Red lettered words.
 +
::*6. This takes you to a new page.
 +
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
 +
::*8. This category will need a category added to it.
 +
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
  
 
== Very large categories (4)<br>  ==
 
== Very large categories (4)<br>  ==
  
:<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[:Category:Very large categories|Help review these categories]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Problem:'''<br> When Category pages are too large they are hard to search.
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.
 
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''How to report:'''<br> The template {{tl|verylarge}} is applied
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br> 1. Go to the page <br> 2 Decide what pages or sub categories can be reorganized and do it.
  
 
== Uncategorized files (5)  ==
 
== Uncategorized files (5)  ==
  
:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedFiles|Click to help categorize these files]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedFiles|Help categorize these files]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Problem:'''<br> When files are not Categorization they are hard to search.
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these file more accessible.
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
+
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;[[Help:Categorization]]
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
 +
::*1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
 +
::*2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
 +
::*3. Search the possible categories for the best, then add to page between [[ ]]
 +
::*4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
 +
::*5. Click on the Red lettered words.
 +
::*6. This takes you to a new page.
 +
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
 +
::*8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
 +
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
  
 
== Uncategorized templates (5)  ==
 
== Uncategorized templates (5)  ==
  
:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedTemplates|Click to help categorize these templates]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[Special:UncategorizedTemplates|Help categorize these templates]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;  
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:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
 +
::*1. Look at the title and the links on the template for hints about a category to use.
 +
::*2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
 +
::*3. Search the possible categories for the best, if found add to page between [[ ]].
 +
::*4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
 +
::*5. Click on the Red lettered words.
 +
::*6. This takes you to a new page.
 +
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
 +
::*8. This category will need a category added to it.
 +
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
 +
  
 
== Wanted categories (5)  ==
 
== Wanted categories (5)  ==
  
:*'''[[Special:WantedCategories|Click to help create these categories]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[Special:WantedCategories|Help create these categories]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Problem:'''<br> When categories are not Categorization they are hard to search.
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these categories more useful.
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
+
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;[[Help:Categorization]]
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;
+
:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br> All the red links are uncreated categories.
 +
::*1. First check to see if another category may fit.
 +
::*2. Look at the items linked to this page.
 +
::*3. Do search for other pages or categories in this area to find possible matches to move these pages to.
 +
::*4. If none are found. Then find what category will fit this category to make it active, and add that category.
  
 
== Unused categories (5)<br>  ==
 
== Unused categories (5)<br>  ==
  
:*'''[[Special:UnusedCategories|Click to help review the need for these categories]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
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:*'''[[Special:UnusedCategories|Help review the need for these categories]]'''<br>&nbsp;&nbsp;  
:*'''Problem:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Problem:'''<br> These Categories are not being used at this time.
:*'''Why fix:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Why fix:'''<br> Only if one of these are a duplicate should they be deleted.
 
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
 
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
:*'''How to report:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>&nbsp;
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:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>
 
 
<br>
 
 
 
{{Maintenance Resources/Content}}
 
  
[[Category:Very_large_categories|Click to help review these categories]]
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<br> {{Maintenance Resources/Content}}

Latest revision as of 20:49, 16 May 2014

Maintenance Home > Content > Categorization

Categories - to be determined (priority 3)

  • Help categorize these pages
      
  • Problem:
    When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
      Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best.
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Uncategorized pages (3)

  • Help categorize these pages
      
  • Problem:
    When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
      Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    this is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best.
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Uncategorized categories (3)

  • Help categorize these categories
      
  • Problem:
    When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
     
  • How to report:
    this is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best and place on page between [[ ]]
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need a category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Very large categories (4)

  • Help review these categories
      
  • Problem:
    When Category pages are too large they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
     
  • How to report:
    The template {{verylarge}} is applied
  • Steps to resolve:
    1. Go to the page
    2 Decide what pages or sub categories can be reorganized and do it.

Uncategorized files (5)

  • Help categorize these files
      
  • Problem:
    When files are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these file more accessible.
  • Help links:
     Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best, then add to page between [[ ]]
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Uncategorized templates (5)

  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the template for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best, if found add to page between [[ ]].
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need a category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].


Wanted categories (5)

  • Help create these categories
      
  • Problem:
    When categories are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these categories more useful.
  • Help links:
     Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
    All the red links are uncreated categories.
  • 1. First check to see if another category may fit.
  • 2. Look at the items linked to this page.
  • 3. Do search for other pages or categories in this area to find possible matches to move these pages to.
  • 4. If none are found. Then find what category will fit this category to make it active, and add that category.

Unused categories (5)

  • Help review the need for these categories
      
  • Problem:
    These Categories are not being used at this time.
  • Why fix:
    Only if one of these are a duplicate should they be deleted.
  • Help links:
     
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:


 v  d  e            Resources for content maintenance and collaboration
(requiring some knowledge or study about the subject matter)
Type
Title (click for report)
Priority
#
How
to fix

Cleanup

Out-of-date information 2
8 How to
Citations needed (statements) 3
7
How to
Citations needed (articles) 3
0
How to
Orphaned Pages 3
**
How to
Oldest Pages 4
**
How to
Long Pages 4
**
How to
Dead-end Pages 4
0 How to

Categorization

(About Categorization)

To be determined 2 0 How to
Uncategorized pages 2
How to
Uncategorized categories
3

How to
Very large categories 4
0 How to
Uncategorized files 5

How to
Uncategorized templates
5

How to
Wanted categories
5

How to
Unused categories
5

How to
Content Needed
Stub articles by region
2

How to
Wanted Pages 2-4

How to
Wanted Files 5

How to
Wanted Templates 5

How to
Other
Unused Files 4

How to
Unused Templates 4

How to