Wikimanual

This is a proposal for a new Wikimedia sister project.
Wikimanual
Status of the proposal
Statusrejected
Reasonliterally just Wikibooks
Details of the proposal
Project descriptionA collection of manuals and instructions for all types of products around the world.
Is it a multilingual wiki?There will be multiple language versions to allow people from all over the world to understand the manuals and instructions.
Proposed taglineLearn to use anything
Proposed URLwikimanual.org
Technical requirements
New features to requireNo
Development wikiNo
Interested participants
User:Ajshul


Proposed byEdit

User:Ajshul

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Wikinstructions

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Wikihow

People interestedEdit

  1. SUPPORT Eshaan011 (talk) 18:42, 26 January 2021 (UTC), but I think we should just fork wikihow.
  2.   Oppose. Wikibooks already has manuals. Just create manuals in Wikibooks instead of creating a separate wiki for manuals. Random Wikimedian (talk) —Preceding undated comment added 15:26, 25 February 2021.
  3.   Oppose This is one of the main aspects of Wikibooks. 𝟙𝟤𝟯𝟺𝐪𝑤𝒆𝓇𝟷𝟮𝟥𝟜𝓺𝔴𝕖𝖗𝟰 (𝗍𝗮𝘭𝙠) 13:24, 1 March 2021 (UTC)
  4.    Oppose - Hérisson grognon 12:02, 14 May 2021 (UTC)
  5.   Oppose - Duplicates scope and removes much needed user/viewer base from Wikibooks --Lcawte (talk) 22:18, 22 February 2022 (UTC)
  6.   Oppose It sounds nice in theory but Wikibooks covers this. Dronebogus (talk) 18:52, 16 November 2021 (UTC)