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Best regards! Liuxinyu970226 (talk) 05:03, 29 November 2015 (UTC)

RfDEdit

There are several RfDs from you which have been flagged by Benebot* as in use. That means they have an incoming link from another item. This makes them notable unless the item with the incoming link isn't notable itself. A sitelink to Wikipedia isn't needed for notability, that's just one of reasons an item can be notable. Valid incoming links makes that they are notable as a structural need. (For example actors playing in a notable movie are notable due to structural need.) Could you check the items flagged by Benebot* and tag those that fulfill a structural need with {{Nd}}? And for the others please explain why they still aren't notable. Mbch331 (talk) 11:14, 13 December 2015 (UTC)

Removing valid claimsEdit

Why are you removing valid occupation (P106) photographer (Q33231) claims? Mbch331 (talk) 19:00, 13 December 2015 (UTC)

Sorry. Trying to systematically go through those listed as photographers and clear out those with no links, or whose claims of being a photog are unsupported or not notable. Hadn't known of the incoming links til now (new here). Still, it does seem that anyone with an instagram account can claim to be a photographer, eh. --Davidrlowe (talk) 19:16, 13 December 2015 (UTC)
Having an instagram account doesn't make you a photographer, but try other sources: personal websites, IMDb, google search, linkedin before removing the claims. Mbch331 (talk) 19:24, 13 December 2015 (UTC)

Open questions on RfD pageEdit

There are some open questions for items nominated by you on WD:RfD, could you please answer there? Mbch331 (talk) 11:42, 16 December 2015 (UTC)

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