Editing rules, account creation, and other info

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Editing Rules

Guidelines

All in all, if you just write descriptive content about subjects relating to inceldom, you will probably be fine.

  • Incel Wiki is inclusionist, not delitionist. We try to preserve other people's writing. If you absolutely hate a page or have a completely different view, you can move the text of the page to another page, split controversial pages into two pages (not recommended for large articles), or qualify disagreement in the article itself by saying "x (me) views y as this", however "z views y as this" (more recommended for large articles).
  • We are here to have fun, not to indoctrinate people, or to engage in a "war of ideas" with other writers. As soon as this isn't fun it's not worth doing.
  • Humor, readability, stereotype-busting, entertainment, and accuracy are all important. Armchair psychology, hypotheses, original thought etc are all fine as well, as long as it's fun to read and not just assertions that are malicious towards incels.
  • Please add ref tags after punctuation (,.;:?!") without space. Example.<ref>...</ref>
  • Please use lowercase page titles

Account Creation

Anyone can edit this wiki, but if you don't want to wait hours for your edits to show up, then

request an account here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1-qWpUO-7Kq0cQQPOLvG1syLhOcuJiwQEhlBcgJNEvkY

Best to have a forum account (anywhere), a history of IP edits on this wiki, or some other identifier to be approved for a wiki account.

Existing Pages and Uploading Images

Check out https://wiki.incels.info/w/Special:AllPages to make sure you aren't making a duplicate page under a different name! If you want an image embedded in a page, leave a link to it in the source, and we will upload and insert it for you! :)

If you can find a way to verify your identity in the discord you will be given image upload permissions, you'll need to request it.

Remember to link your new pages in existing pages!

For any editing questions, visit the General Article Page

Boon

The first lexicographer to have defined the term "incel" is Ton den Boon. We at Incel Wiki endorse his definition because it is descriptivist rather than prescriptivist. When you edit, please incline towards Boon's definition or another descriptivist definition.

Incel Wiki writers tend to be "boon fans", "boon dogs", otherwise known as "boon-heads", due to our respect for Boons work. However, it is important to note however that Boonism is not an ideology or movement.

Removal of Pages or images

If you would like an entire page or image removed you can PM 'Master' in the forums. If you are unable to do so, leave a message on the relevant talk page as an anonymous IP about the desire for image or page removal. We will get to your request as soon as we see it.

Other help

The most comprehensive documentary that was ever made about inceldom was The Incel Project which unfortunately stalled. If you know of some way to retrieve the content, please leave a message on this talk page.

Other Disclaimer

Admins/mods endeavor to monitor & appropriately deal with any such material but cannot be online all the time. As such, it is members responsibility to follow the law. Incel Wiki takes no responsibility for the actions of others in this Wiki.

If you are feeling suicidal, please call the Samaratin's Suicide Prevention Hotline: 1-877-870-4673. The point of this wiki isn't to make you feel bad, if you need a professionals help, please seek it. We discourage editors who are linguistic prescriptivists from editing.