Wikipedia contributors come from many different countries and cultures. We have different views, perspectives, and backgrounds, sometimes varying widely. Treating others with respect is key to collaborating effectively in building an encyclopedia.
This page offers some principles of "'''Wikiquette'''" — guidelines on how to work with others on Wikipedia. You can read about more basic conventions at the [[Wikipedia:Policies and guidelines|policies and guidelines]] page.
==Principles of Wikipedia etiquette==