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'''Sockpuppet''' is a term used to refer to a someone who has created another [[Help:Account|account]] to cause a problem on a community. This may be to avoid a [[Help:Blocking|block]], post vandalism, harass another user or create drama. Multiple accounts are allowed on Wikia, but they should not be used to deceive others. Local communities may have specific [[Admin_Central:Guide_to_creating_policies|policies]] related to multiple accounts, so it is important to check local community account policies.
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'''Sockpuppet''' is a term used to refer to a someone who has created another [[Help:Account|account]] to cause a problem on a community. This may be to avoid a [[Help:Blocking|block]], post vandalism, harass another user or create drama. Multiple accounts are allowed on Fandom, but they should not be used to deceive others. Local communities may have specific [[Admin_Central:Guide_to_creating_policies|policies]] related to multiple accounts, so it is important to check local community account policies.
   
 
If it is found that a user is abusing multiple accounts to cause trouble, those accounts may be closed by staff. All questions regarding account information should be submitted to [[Special:Contact]].
 
If it is found that a user is abusing multiple accounts to cause trouble, those accounts may be closed by staff. All questions regarding account information should be submitted to [[Special:Contact]].
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Revision as of 18:23, September 27, 2016

Sock puppet brandon

Sockpuppet is a term used to refer to a someone who has created another account to cause a problem on a community. This may be to avoid a block, post vandalism, harass another user or create drama. Multiple accounts are allowed on Fandom, but they should not be used to deceive others. Local communities may have specific policies related to multiple accounts, so it is important to check local community account policies.

If it is found that a user is abusing multiple accounts to cause trouble, those accounts may be closed by staff. All questions regarding account information should be submitted to Special:Contact.

See also

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