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** Inset bullet point: <tt><nowiki>** Text</nowiki></tt> (You can inset further with more asterisk's, but you really shouldn't)
 
** Inset bullet point: <tt><nowiki>** Text</nowiki></tt> (You can inset further with more asterisk's, but you really shouldn't)
 
* Numbered lists: <tt><nowiki># Entry</nowiki></tt>
 
* Numbered lists: <tt><nowiki># Entry</nowiki></tt>
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* To add a reference when citing sources, add <tt><nowiki><ref>source</ref></nowiki></tt>. At the bottom of the article, add <tt><nowiki><references/></nowiki></tt> (if it doesn't already exist) to create a footnote section to "catch" the references.
  
 
To upload images, do so from the "Upload file" link on the left. Then, to put them in the article, you can do the following:
 
To upload images, do so from the "Upload file" link on the left. Then, to put them in the article, you can do the following:
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* While inset bullet points have their uses, avoid insetting more than once. It's messy, and usually unnecessary.
 
* While inset bullet points have their uses, avoid insetting more than once. It's messy, and usually unnecessary.
 
* When putting a new image in an article, make sure you preview it first - a poorly placed picture can absolutely destroy the formatting of an article. Usually swapping it over to the other side of the screen or putting it a bit higher up solves any problems.
 
* When putting a new image in an article, make sure you preview it first - a poorly placed picture can absolutely destroy the formatting of an article. Usually swapping it over to the other side of the screen or putting it a bit higher up solves any problems.
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==Referencing==
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:''Main "article": [[Main Page#Referencing|Referencing]]''
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== See Also ==
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* See the [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents MediaWiki help section] for more detailed instruction on how to use this wiki software.

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