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balmoth [I Want to Help Edit the Wiki]
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 Along with using the wiki, you may want to join some of the story-oriented groups out there. The major threads are found on g+ or the Google Groups platform with additional reddit, facebook, tumblr and other groups available. You may want to follow Verity Seke (X) on g+ or Operation Essex on g+ to begin to get a feel for the storyline based researchers/​agents. Along with using the wiki, you may want to join some of the story-oriented groups out there. The major threads are found on g+ or the Google Groups platform with additional reddit, facebook, tumblr and other groups available. You may want to follow Verity Seke (X) on g+ or Operation Essex on g+ to begin to get a feel for the storyline based researchers/​agents.
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 +You can also check this [[investigation:​quick guide|quick guide]] with links to some basic resources.
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 +A brief word on the search feature for the wiki. It is a very basic engine. ​ One item to note. The wiki uses drop down text for many sections (example below). When searching, any text in one of these sections will appear in the search results. However, when you go to the page and try to use a ctrl+find type feature to look for the word, it might not appear as you have to "​open"​ the text section first.
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 +-->​Example of a drop down text section. Click to open the section#
 +this text appears in a search of the wiki but not in a ctrl+find search of a page
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   * Look through all of the wiki to make sure you have a handle on the structure   * Look through all of the wiki to make sure you have a handle on the structure
   * Check the **[[Question About the Wiki]]** page and see if someone has already mentioned what you want to alter. You can also leave a question there or a comment.   * Check the **[[Question About the Wiki]]** page and see if someone has already mentioned what you want to alter. You can also leave a question there or a comment.
-  * Check the **[[Wiki To-do List]]** to see if there is something on there you would like to work on, or add a suggestion+  * Check the **[[Wiki To-do List| Wiki Projects]]** to see if there is something on there you would like to work on, or add a suggestion
   * Look over the files in the Media Manager before adding files as there may already be a copy of what you are adding   * Look over the files in the Media Manager before adding files as there may already be a copy of what you are adding
   * Add links to any person, place or thing that has a wiki page; the square brackets are your friends :)   * Add links to any person, place or thing that has a wiki page; the square brackets are your friends :)
   * Try to keep speculation and bias comments out of a wiki page, ideally a wiki is just to catalog and index, you can check out the speculation pages if you have that form of comment.   * Try to keep speculation and bias comments out of a wiki page, ideally a wiki is just to catalog and index, you can check out the speculation pages if you have that form of comment.
   * Before deciding to do a "​major"​ overhaul or change to a page or category, talk to some of the others currently working on the wiki   * Before deciding to do a "​major"​ overhaul or change to a page or category, talk to some of the others currently working on the wiki
 +  * Check this formatting cheatsheet - https://​wiki.lnt.ei.tum.de/​lib/​exe/​fetch.php?​media=dokuwiki_cheatsheet.pdf ​
 +  * Great formatting tips on using wrap syntax - https://​www.dokuwiki.org/​plugin:​wrap
 +  * Use foot notes - footnote ((example))
 +  * Use Tags - review the [[investigation:​tagdefinitions|Tag Definitions]] page and [[investigation:​documentsearch|Document Searching]] page to see the tagging and searching methods used. Tag syntax - https://​www.dokuwiki.org/​plugin:​tag
 +  * Use the templates when adding pages - [[https://​drive.google.com/​folderview?​id=0B3GIsuxwQcyXUVV6S3FjeUxtZEU&​usp=sharing | templates]]
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   * balmoth [[https://​plus.google.com/​+HugoNeves/​posts|G+ contact]]   * balmoth [[https://​plus.google.com/​+HugoNeves/​posts|G+ contact]]
   * docwho2100 [[https://​plus.google.com/​u/​0/​+JoJoStratton/​posts|G+ contact]]   * docwho2100 [[https://​plus.google.com/​u/​0/​+JoJoStratton/​posts|G+ contact]]
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