Wikiquote:Vandalism

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This page is an official policy on Wikiquote.
It has wide acceptance among editors and is considered a standard that all users should follow.
Big changes to this page should be talked about on the talk page before changing.

Vandalism is when people change the wiki in a bad way on purpose. A vandalized page will be changed back to an old version. If you vandalize a page, you may be blocked for some time (or forever) from editing and you won't be able to change Simple English Wikiquote any more.

Examples of vandalism:

  • Removing text from pages
  • Making new pages with bad things
  • Spamming or advertising
  • Making fake quotes
  • Adding nonsense to pages