Help

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1 Introduction

This page provides help for the editors of Rising Citizen wiki. Please feel free to add content to help others.

In addition, please checkout the wikitext examples from MediaWiki.

2 List How To

2.1 How to create a new wiki page

  1. First decide on the title of the page. For example: How to remove fallen trees.
  2. Search the wiki for keywords from your new page and ensure that you are not creating a duplicate page.
  3. Now search for the page that you want to create by typing the whole text in the search bar. Example: How to remove fallen trees.
  4. You will be shown a page with no results and red colored link to create the page. For example: Create the page "How to remove fallen trees" on this wiki!
  5. Click on the link to create a new page that now only accepts wiki text (i.e no visual editor).
  6. Go to the bottom of the page and click on the button [Save Page]. One the page is saved Click on the Edit menu on the top to edit the wiki article using the visual editor.
  7. Alternatively, you can click on Create menu on the top after step #5 to switch to visual editor mode.

2.2 List articles by category in your page


{{List_By_Category | category=Dogs }}


2.3 How to include the list of Health Inspectors by Ward table in your page

Include the following template in your page:


{{:Health Inspectors By Ward}}


2.4 How to include the list of Ward Engineers by Ward table in your page

Include the following template in your page:


{{:Ward Engineers By Ward}}


3 How to move TOC after the Introduction section

Use the following flow:


__NOTOC__
==Introducton==
Your intro content...
__TOC__

Add a __NOTOC__ in the first line of the page and add __TOC__ in the place where you want the TOC to appear.

4 Lists How To

4.1 How to place a bulleted list


* Item 1
* Item 2
* Item 3

  • Item 1
  • Item 2
  • Item 3

4.2 How to place a numbered list


# Item 1
# Item 2
# Item 3

  1. Item 1
  2. Item 2
  3. Item 3

4.3 How to place a list with unchecked boxes


{{Unchecked_Box}} Item 1

{{Unchecked_Box}} Item 2

{{Unchecked_Box}} Item 3

As a list
* {{Unchecked_Box}} Item 4
* {{Unchecked_Box}} Item 5
* {{Unchecked_Box}} Item 6


  Item 1

  Item 2

  Item 3

  •   Item 4
  •   Item 5
  •   Item 6

5 Tables How To


{|class="table table-condensed table-responsive table-striped table-hover table-bordered sortable"
!S.No
!First Name
!Last Name
|-
|1
|Bill
|Clinton
|-
|2
|Barak
|Obama
|}

S.No First Name Last Name
1 Bill Clinton
2 Barak Obama

Learn more at: https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Tables

6 Links How To

6.1 How to place an Email Link your page


{{Email_Link|someone@company.com}}

It should display as follows  someone@company.com

6.2 How to place an Phone Link your page


{{Phone_Link|+91-9812121212}}

It should display as follows  +91-9812121212. Start with a country code and do not leave any spaces between the numbers

6.3 How to add Citizen Apps Links

Currently there are four citizen apps that can be displayed.


* {{BBMP_Official_Sahaaya_Link}}
* {{I_Change_My_City_Bangalore_Link}}
* {{TOI_Citizen_Reporter_Link}}
* {{BTP_Public_Eye_Link}}

  • BBMP Official Sahaaya


  • I Change My City Bangalore


  • Times of India Citizen Reporter


  • BTP Public Eye


7 How to embed Google Maps in the page

Create a custom map by using Google Maps and find the map id (called as mid). Include as shown below:


{{ Embed_Google_Maps | mid=1i99zpSoy2nffZLUfzhYFG7D7Gmw }}

8 How to add a quote in the page


<blockquote>
Because tomorrow the sun will rise. Who knows what the tide could bring?
-- ''Chuck Nolland'' in the movie ''Cast Away''
</blockquote>

This should display as follows:

Because tomorrow the sun will rise. Who knows what the tide could bring?

-- Chuck Nolland in the movie Cast Away

9 Images How To

9.1 How to add an Image


[[File:Illegal_Hoarding_Sample.jpg | class=img-responsive]]

Illegal Hoarding Sample.jpg


9.2 How to add a thumbnail image


[[ File:Illegal_Hoarding_Sample.jpg | thumb | 256px | Sample Thumbnail Image ]]

Sample Thumbnail Image

9.3 How to add an image gallery


<gallery>
File:collection_drive_poster.png | Poster
File:routemap.png |  Communities Map
File:Savenepal truck.png | Collection Truck 
File:sample_collection_list.png | Collections List  
</gallery>

10 Videos How To

10.1 How to add YouTube video


{{UTube_Full | v=-v6OwAC8K-0}}

Get the video ID from YouTube and set it correctly.

10.2 How to add YouTube segment


{{UTube_Segment | v=-v6OwAC8K-0 | start=41 | end=129 }}

Get the video id from YouTube and set it correctly. Specify the start and end values of the video in seconds. Only the video between start and end seconds will be played.