Wikipedia:Long dab dos and don'ts

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Long disambiguation pages are best organized by subject.

To quickly get readers where they want, in addition to writing good entries:
Green check.png Use clearly defined subject headings
Green check.png Imitate similar pages
Green check.png Use subsections as needed
Green check.png Usually keep (sub)sections to 3-12 entries
Green check.png Put unsorted entries below
Red x.svg Don't combine unrelated subject headings
Red x.svg Don't use headings that overlap, if possible
Red x.svg Don't use bold or semicolons for headings
Red x.svg Don't leave unsorted entries floating[a]
Red x.svg Don't list fictional and real items together


Do consider joining WikiProject Disambiguation.


  1. ^ See exceptions at WP:NOFLOATERS

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