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Avoid adding information without a legitimate source (ie, anything that can't be verified as true)
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'''Formatting'''
 
Some basic formatting tips can be found on the [[Help]] page.
 
Some basic formatting tips can be found on the [[Help]] page.
  
Where possible use existing pages as a guide. This applies particularly to Episode pages, Cast & Crew pages etc.
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'''Use Existing Pages as a Guide.'''
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Where possible, refer to existing pages as a guide when creating new pages. This applies particularly to Episode pages, Cast & Crew pages etc.
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Recommended procedure to add new pages for Episodes, Cast, Crew or Characters is to go to an existing page (Eg, Episode 1 [[Flowers For Your Grave]], click the page Edit button, then copy the entire text for the page.  Start your new page by clicking on an existing link (eg on the [[Episodes|Episodes page]]) and then pasting the information in and changing the details as required.
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'''Templates'''
  
 
Some templates are being established that will allow you to post certain information more efficiently.
 
Some templates are being established that will allow you to post certain information more efficiently.
  
 
Eg, when you want to add a list of the main cast members just add '''<nowiki>{{Main Cast}}</nowiki>''' on your page where you would like the cast list to appear.  A full list of template names will be provided as they become available.
 
Eg, when you want to add a list of the main cast members just add '''<nowiki>{{Main Cast}}</nowiki>''' on your page where you would like the cast list to appear.  A full list of template names will be provided as they become available.

Revision as of 05:29, 31 May 2010

Avoid adding information without a legitimate source (ie, anything that can't be verified as true)

Formatting Some basic formatting tips can be found on the Help page.

Use Existing Pages as a Guide.

Where possible, refer to existing pages as a guide when creating new pages. This applies particularly to Episode pages, Cast & Crew pages etc.

Recommended procedure to add new pages for Episodes, Cast, Crew or Characters is to go to an existing page (Eg, Episode 1 Flowers For Your Grave, click the page Edit button, then copy the entire text for the page. Start your new page by clicking on an existing link (eg on the Episodes page) and then pasting the information in and changing the details as required.

Templates

Some templates are being established that will allow you to post certain information more efficiently.

Eg, when you want to add a list of the main cast members just add {{Main Cast}} on your page where you would like the cast list to appear. A full list of template names will be provided as they become available.