Difference between revisions of "Wikitravel:Votes for deletion"
Revision as of 16:12, 27 November 2012
The basic format for a deletion nomination is the following:
===[[Chicken]]=== * '''Delete'''. Not a valid travel article topic. ~~~~
Please follow these steps when nominating an article or image for deletion:
All Wikitravellers are asked to state their opinion about articles and images listed for deletion. The format for comments is:
===[[Chicken]]=== * '''Delete'''. Not a valid travel article topic. TravelNut 25:25, 31 Feb 2525 (EDT) * '''Keep'''. There is a town in [[Alaska]] called Chicken. ~~~~
When leaving comments:
Deleting, or not
After fourteen (14) days of discussion, there will probably be consensus one way or the other. If the consensus is to keep, redirect or merge, then any Wikitraveller can do it. If you are redirecting, please remember to check for broken redirects or double redirects as a result of your move. Remove any VFD notices from that page, and archive the deletion discussion as described in the next section.
If the result is delete, then only an administrator can delete. Check if any article links to the image or article in question. After removing those links, delete the image or article. However, if the image is being deleted because it has been moved to the shared repository with the same name, do not remove links to the images, as the links will be automatically be pointed to the shared repository.
After you keep/redirect/merge/delete the article, move the deletion discussion to the Archives page for the appropriate month. The root Archives page has a directory. Note that it's the month in which the action was taken, rather than when the nomination was first posted, that should be used for the archived discussion; that way, recourse to the deletion log can lead subsequent readers right to the discussion (at least for the pages that were deleted).
If the nominated article was not deleted, then place another (identical duplicate) copy of the deletion discussion on the talk page of the article being kept or redirected.
Much of it is based on http://www.laballuegarden.com/web/uk_index.php so I would propose
Both the London Olympics and Paralympics are now past and this article is of no further use for travellers.
Despite persistent questioning of the original author (and sole contributor), I have found no evidence that there is such a conurbation in Indonesia!
(Although there are Hatma's in Turkey and the Lebanon and a Hamra National Park in Sweden )
Incorrectly capitalised and anyway policy is not to do articles on individual hotels unless they are huge standalone resorts. Parts of the content might be added to Grand old hotels or made into listings in Kolkata, but most of it should go. Pashley 11:08, 27 November 2012 (EST)