0craftyvBest Answer 10 years ago What a great question. We are all trying to get the essence of the good Instructable. I think it's a combination of all the Checklist Points, and 'How to make a great Instructable, plus flair, talent, timing, subject and good luck. Note: I don't actually believe in luck, rather I see it as chance. If you get the "right" answer, please let us all know.