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Try to avoid using "I" and "We".  It's rarely obvious who edited a given wikisection last.
Try to avoid using "I" and "We".  It's rarely obvious who edited a given wikisection last.
== Naming Wiki Pages ==
Pages names - like GO IDs - should stand the test of time. If you want to make a page for a consortium meeting, don't call it GO_Meeting. Call it GO_Meeting_Sept_2007 or something unambiguous.
Having a grouping page called GO_Meetings is perfectly appropriate however
== Use wiki categories ==
These can help keep pages automagically organized


== Linking ==
== Linking ==

Revision as of 21:20, 5 March 2008

General

Try to avoid using "I" and "We". It's rarely obvious who edited a given wikisection last.

Naming Wiki Pages

Pages names - like GO IDs - should stand the test of time. If you want to make a page for a consortium meeting, don't call it GO_Meeting. Call it GO_Meeting_Sept_2007 or something unambiguous.

Having a grouping page called GO_Meetings is perfectly appropriate however

Use wiki categories

These can help keep pages automagically organized

Linking

Linking between pages

To make links on the wiki, do it like this:

GO_Managers