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This is the cheatsheet I used when I first started editing on the wiki, making notes of the formats for various citations and references. For more details on options and other supported variables, see the individual templates and the page providing with draft style references

Purpose Code Results in:
In-line episode name, using {{ep}} {{ep|2x55}} "Duplicity" (2x55)
Link to Wikipedia [[WP:Steve Blum|Steve Blum]] OR {{iwl|Steve Blum|wp}} Steve Blum OR Steve Blum (wp)
Link to a Category page [[:Category:Rogues|rogue]] rogue
Adding a category to a page [[Category:Huge creatures]] The category "Huge creatures" added to the page.
Wikilink to a subheading [[Wildemount#Eiselcross|Eiselcross]] Eiselcross
Subheaders linking to the main page {{Main|Eiselcross}}
Main article: Eiselcross
Wikilink to another wiki [[w:c:forgottenrealms:Darkvision|Darkvision]] Darkvision
Simple footnote, using {{ep ref}} Here is some text.{{ep ref| ep=2x62| 3:40:28}} Here is some text.[1]
  1. See "Domestic Respite" (2x62) at 3:40:28.
Simple footnote if YouTube time stamp isn't available Here is some text.{{ep ref| ep=2x62| cite=needed}} Here is some text.[1]
  1. See "Domestic Respite" (2x62).[citation needed]
More detailed footnote Here is some text.{{ep ref| ep=2x62|3:40:28|3:45:00|more=Here is a footnote. Isn't it nifty?}} Here is some text.[1]
  1. See "Domestic Respite" (2x62) from 3:40:28 through 3:45:00.  Here is a footnote. Isn't it nifty?
Footnote with intro, YouTube video Here is some text.{{ep ref|intro=Laura explained at Comic Con on 2018-03-02. | ep="Emerald City Comic Con (Day 2)" | vod=https://youtu.be/8HvAvefyYG4 | 2:02:38|2:04:56}} Here is some text.[1]
  1. Laura explained at Comic Con on 2018-03-02.  See "Emerald City Comic Con (Day 2)" from 2:02:38 through 2:04:56.
Simple footnote to a sourcebook, using {{CR ref}} Here is some text.{{CR ref| taldorei| 98}} Here is some text.[1]
More detailed footnote to a sourcebook Here is some text.{{CR ref| intro=This occurred in 812 PD.| EGtW| 23| 25| more=This is more detail.}} Here is some text.[1]
  1. This occurred in 812 PD. See Explorer's Guide to Wildemount, pp. 23– 25. This is more detail.
Footnote to an official D&D sourcebook, using {{dnd ref}} Here is some text.{{dnd ref| phb| 104}} Here is some text.[1]
  1. See D&D: Player's Handbook, 5th ed., p. 104.
In-line reference to a specific time in an episode, using {{ep time}} This happened in {{ep time| ep=2x110| 1:23:45}}. This happened in "Dinner with the Devil" (2x110) at 1:23:45.
In-line reference to a specific time in an episode (just the time) This happened in {{ep time| ep=2x110| 1:23:45}} and {{ep time |ep=2x110| 1:56:57| hideep=true| hidewords=true}}. This happened in "Dinner with the Devil" (2x110) at 1:23:45 and 1:56:57.
Footnote to a Tweet, using {{twitter}} Here is some text.<ref>{{Twitter|handle=aimeecarrero|status=status/1408276274708025346|name=[[Aimee Carrero]]|quote=For those asking, Opal is human|date=2021-06-25}}</ref> Here is some text.[1]
Link to a post or page on CritRole.com, using {{CR}} {{CR|23010-2/|2021 Late Summer & Early Autumn Programming Updates}} Critical Role Logo.png 2021 Late Summer & Early Autumn Programming Updates on CritRole.com
Footnote to a Reddit post Here is some text.<ref>Matt commented on [https://www.reddit.com/r/criticalrole/comments/9thin8/spoilers/ Reddit.] </ref> Here is some text.[1]
  1. Matt commented on Reddit.
Naming and reusing references Here is some text.{{ep ref|ep=2x72|3:06:10|name=YouNeedMe}} Here is some more text.<ref name="Named">Here is a named ref.</ref> And this is even more text.<ref name="YouNeedMe"/><ref name="Named"/> Here is some text.[1] Here is some more text.[2] And this is even more text.[1][2]
  1. 1.0 1.1 See "Clay and Dust" (2x72) at 3:06:10.
  2. 2.0 2.1 Here is a named ref.
Text hidden outside the editor Comment here.<!-- This is hidden. --> Comment here.
Redirect page On the page to be redirected (for example, "Bright Queen"), type (only!) #REDIRECT [[Leylas Kryn]] A new page redirecting wikilinks to "Bright Queen" to "Leylas Kryn".
Link to a diff Shows difference with previous revision of the same page via revision id. [[Special:Diff/164602]] Special:Diff/164602
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