Policy:Standard documentation format

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  • To standardize the documents and ideas that would flow through this wiki. Ketsu 10:34, 18 July 2007 (EDT)


  • Logs are required, added Section under "Notes Header" and "Departments" Arkyonite 10:34, 18 July 2007 (EDT)
  • Changed things to make it more convenient and clear. Ketsu Drop a MsgAlex 07:19, 26 September 2008 (PDT)



  • Lower-case titles only.
  • Titles must not contain a ':' unless otherwise stated.

Notes Header

  • A comment should be added for every edit/addition to an article.
  • Comments are under the "Edit:" section at the top of every article.
  • Each comment ends with ~~~~ (FourTildes to automatically insert callsign, date and time).


* Something under "title" was edited/added ~~~~

Discussion Page

  • The discussion page is for discussion of the article in question.
  • New topics are started with the new section header, at the bottom of the page:
== Topic Title ==
  • Topics with no reply after 30 days will be either automatically archived by KetsuBot, or manually archived by Ketsu.
  • If there is a discussion on the forums about an article, link to the forum topic at the top of the article.


Any article should include a department. Here is the list of departments:

The document shall indicate the department by [[Category:Department Name]]. E.g.: [[Category:Administrative]]

A document may be in more than one department or sub-department.

The department markers come at the very end of the document.

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