Wikipedia:What is an article?

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A Wikipedia article, or entry, is a page that has encyclopedic information on it. A well-written encyclopedia article identifies a notable encyclopedic topic, summarizes that topic comprehensively, contains references to reliable sources, and links to other related topics. Most articles consist of paragraphs and images, but they may also be formatted as stand-alone lists or tables. These lists or tables are also considered articles for Wikipedia's purposes.

Disambiguation pages, templates, navboxes, user pages, discussion pages, file pages, category pages, help pages, and Wikipedia policy pages are not articles (see WP:GOVP).

See also: Wikipedia:FAQ.
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