- Many how-to's are found in Wikibooks. Most How-tos now on Wikipedia are in the process of being moved to Wikibooks.
A how-to is an informal, often short, description of how to accomplish some specific task. They are generally meant to help non-experts, and may leave out details that are only important to experts, and may be greatly simplified from an overall discussion of the topic. See procedural knowledge for a discussion of what sort of knowledge is imparted, and how far it can be imparted, in how-tos.
Other types of instructional documentation include FAQs, manuals and guides.
Procedural knowledge in the Wikimedia universe is generally found in Wikibooks. For a list of how-tos related to Wikipedia itself, see Wikipedia:Help.
Procedural content in WIkipedia
Although articles on specific procedures are kept in Wikibooks, articles in Wikipedia also contains useful procedural information. The following is a list of some of that information. You can learn something about how to:
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