Help:Contents/Editing DrumCorpsWiki - the basics

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At this time, DrumCorpsWiki requires you to create an account and/or login in order to edit pages.

Simplified ruleset, essential information to understand when editing articles (for new editors).
The Glossary can help you understand DrumCorpsWiki jargon.

For more advanced policies and guidelines, see that section of the help.

Editing - how to:

Edit a page, including markup details.
Experiment with editing pages in the sandbox
You can also carry out editing experiments "in situ" by editing the page itself and using the Show Preview button. Be careful not to accidentally save the page though! If you do, then Revert your changes.
Use sections in an article
Test edits, and other things
Revert a page to an earlier version
Use categories
Insert a picture
Use redirect pages

See the main editing page for more links.

Saving - how to:

Report your change in the edit summary
Handle an edit conflict
Use minor edits

Creating links - how to:

Link DrumCorpsWiki articles
Use an alternate link descriptor (the piped link)
Link together DrumCorpsWiki articles in different languages
Create links to external pages
Use page names
Use namespaces
Use headings as anchors to link to

Creating pages - how to:

Start a new page
Naming conventions in general (full list of specific naming conventions)
Create pages for topics with several different definitions
Create subpages
Stub articles

The DrumCorpsWiki interface - find your way around

Editing toolbar
Using Page History
Using User Contributions pages
Using Talk pages
Using the Recent Changes page
Using the Related Changes page
Using Diff pages
Edit conflicts