this page documents an english wikipedia
it describes a widely accepted standard that all editors should
|this page in a nutshell: consensus is wikipedia's fundamental model for editorial decision making, and is marked by addressing legitimate concerns held by editors through a process of compromise while following wikipedia policies.|
decisions on wikipedia are primarily made by consensus, which is accepted as the best method to achieve wikipedia's goals, i.e., the
this policy describes how consensus is understood on wikipedia, how to determine whether it has been achieved (and how to proceed if it has not), and describes exceptions to the principle that all decisions are made by consensus.