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Welcome to Zelda Wiki's Help Guide! Here, we hope to be able to answer any questions you may have regarding using and editing Zelda Wiki.
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Well-rounded editors are proficient in many tasks. To become one, you must first:
- Get started writing articles, creating edits, and using basic coding.
- Learn to locate, add, and cite sources in articles.
- Upload files to the wiki and implement them in articles.
- Understand the purpose of protecting pages.
- Use tight redirects when linking pages together.
- Learn how to use Discussion Pages to the benefit of the wiki.
- Implement existing templates and learn to make your own. This list of formatting templates should be of great use.
- Use the wiki's canon policy to discern between canonical, ambiguous, and non-canonical material.
- Practice proper editing etiquette when dealing with users, discussions, and editing disputes.
- Actively participate in the nomination and voting of Featured Content.
- Ask about the technique required in contributing to Nintendo articles.
- Figure out why images are deleted in accordance with other image deletion policy.
- Learn how Zelda Wiki interacts with other Zelda wikis using our unique inter-wiki policy.
- Master the quality standards of an article by maintaining, contributing, and creating content.
- Understand the limitations and privileges provided to user accounts.
- Successfully learn to archive Discussion pages when they grow too large.
- Become a master of article reorganization, and give the gift of reading ease and beauty to the wiki.
- Break open the secrets behind making a cool custom signature.
- Find out how to proficiently merge two or more pages into one.
- Boldly consider moving pages that require a new, or more relevant title.
- Step up to the plate and grasp the concept behind patrolling edits. (Patrollers, Admins, Bureaucrats)
- Understand the coding behind implementing tables in articles.
- Ask about how to make a unique navigation header for your userpages.
- Put your best theory to the test by submitting a WikiExclusive to Zelda Wiki.
- Get to know your friendly and supportive administrative staff.
- Learn what you can and cannot do as a user in Zelda Wiki's narrow, transparent hierarchy.
- Read about our GNU Free Documentation License, and more.
- Use all resources available to you, including this wiki's Glossary, in order to further your wiki experience.
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If you have any other questions not answered in this help guide, please see Zelda Wiki's Discussion Center.