|Before proposing or creating a new |
|This page documents an English Wikipedia |
|This page in a nutshell: An article too short to provide more than rudimentary information about a subject should be marked as a stub by adding a stub template from the list |
|Concepts and guidelines|
|Meta tools and groups|
A stub is an article deemed too short to provide encyclopedic coverage of a subject. This page provides a general guide for dealing with stubs: the first section, Basic information, contains information that is recommended for most users; and the second section, Creating stub types, contains more specialized material.
NOTE: This page is NOT for proposing new stub articles. To do that, please visit