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* If you are new to MediaWiki then you should consult the '''[http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide]''' for information on using the wiki software.
 
* If you are new to MediaWiki then you should consult the '''[http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide]''' for information on using the wiki software.
 
{{JDOC:Local wiki references}}
 
{{JDOC:Local wiki references}}
* requested but yet [[Special:Wantedpages|empty pages]]
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* There are some conventions for making sure the Wiki remains organized.
* the [[JDOC:Cookie jar|Cookie jar]] contains pages that have been categorised as being small, well-defined tasks that require minimal commitment to complete.
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** Try to use the [[JDOC:Image naming convention|Image naming convention]].
* [[:Category:Articles that require a review]] also awaiting a copy editor
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* You might want to take a look at
* [[:Category:Landing Pages|Landing pages]] are pages that match important keywords used by people using search engines to find documentation.
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** the requested but yet [[Special:Wantedpages|empty pages]]
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** the [[JDOC:Cookie jar|Cookie jar]]: a list of pages that have been categorised as being small, well-defined tasks that require minimal commitment to complete
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** [[:Category:Articles that require a review]] (also awaiting a copy editor)
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** [[:Category:Articles for which information is required]]: you may be the one that knows certain details
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** [[:Category:Articles that could be improved]]: these are not ''quite'' as good as they could be
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** [[:Category:Landing Pages|Landing pages]]: pages that match important keywords used by people using search engines to find documentation.
 
* Pages that define terms can be added to the [[:Category:Glossary|Glossary]] category by adding <nowiki>[[Category:Glossary]]</nowiki> at the end of the page.
 
* Pages that define terms can be added to the [[:Category:Glossary|Glossary]] category by adding <nowiki>[[Category:Glossary]]</nowiki> at the end of the page.
* Try to use the [[JDOC:Image naming convention|Image naming convention]].
 
  
[[Category:Working Groups]]
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[[Category:Documentation Working Group]]
[[Category:Contributors]]
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Revision as of 08:36, 27 November 2011

The bulk of the documentation effort now revolves around this wiki.

  • If you are new to MediaWiki then you should consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.
  • List of local wiki templates that can be used in your wiki pages. Templates reduce repetition and are the basis of modular documentation.
  • List of local wiki extensions that have been installed on this wiki. Extensions provide additionally functionality to the wiki such as syntax highlighting and conditional expressions.
  • List of local interwiki links that are available on this wiki. These provide useful shortcuts to creating URLs to other websites including the Joomla! forum, help screens and issue tracker; as well as links to the PHP documentation or Wikipedia.