Workshop Wiki Template

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Steps to Create your Wiki Page

Step 1. Search the name of the page you will like to create in the search box, above right eg. Vertebrate Digitization.

Once your page name does not already exist, the results of your search will denote: Create the page "Vertebrate Digitization" on this wiki!
Click on Step 1 image for visual instructions.
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Step 2. Open the red link of your page name ("Vertebrate Digitization") in a NEW WINDOW.

This will create your new blank wiki page. Click on Step 2 image for visual instructions.

Step 3. Copy the text denoted "Text to Copy and Paste", paste into your new wiki page. Follow the steps then click save.

You can edit the entire page, using the edit tab in the top right corner (see arrow and highlights), or individual headings (see highlights). Click on Step 3 image for visual instructions.

Text to Copy and Paste>>>


This wiki provides resources for <!--YOU CAN INSERT A brief description of your wiki here-->
|Tagline=Tagline of your workshop
|Title=Name of your Workshop
|Image=File:IDigBio_Logo_RGB.png or your logo
|Agenda= <!--INSERT link to agenda --> Agenda 
|Biblio= <!--INSERT link to biblio --> Biblio
|Report= <!--INSERT link to report -->Report
}}  <!--This link can be used to get formatting help in terms of bullets, underlining, headings, etc. --> <br>

<!--Everything below can be edited using the blue edit links, once you are logged into iDigBio, you can edit sections or the entire page (see step 3 thumbnail image)  --> 

==Agenda, Logistics, and Other Information==
*  <!—The star gives you bulleted items-->  <!--YOU CAN INSERT link to agenda or other documentation here -->  
==Remote Access==
<!--NOTES FOR THIS SECTION: If you are not going to have remote participants, this section is not needed. Otherwise, this is where you provide the link for participants to log in remotely  -->
To the extent possible, the <!--YOU CAN INSERT the name of your workshop here--> <u>INSERT THE NAME OF YOUR WORKSHOP</u> will be broadcasted and recorded using Adobe Connect. The meeting hosts will monitor the chat to address any questions or concerns.
*To connect, go to '''<!--YOU CAN INSERT the link participants will use for remote access here--> ''' and choose '''Enter as Guest''', type your '''first and last name''', and then click '''Enter Room'''.
Remote participants are encouraged to visit the [[Web_Conferencing|iDigBio Web Conferencing Wiki]] and view the [[Media:IDigBio_Adobe_Connect_Quick_Start_Guide.pdf|Adobe Connect Quick Start Guide]].

<!--NOTES FOR THIS SECTION: After your event is completed, you will need to write, or have someone write a summary of the event which can be accessed as a link under this tab-->
*[[<!--YOU CAN INSERT link to report here (once it is created)-->  <!--YOU CAN INSERT the name of your workshop here--> ]]
<!--NOTES FOR THIS SECTION: Do not add photos here, simply a link to the photos-->
*[[<!--YOU CAN INSERT link to iDigBio Facebook, where you photo album will reside--> <!--YOU CAN INSERT the name you would like to appear for the link--> ]]
===Day 1===
<!--NOTES FOR THIS SECTION: This is where your presentations will be posted,in a list format using the * to create bullets. Ensure to obtain power points from each presenter-->
*[[<!-- [[Media:name of pdf/presentation without spaces.pdf YOU CAN INSERT the name of your workshop here-->]]
==Recorded Presentations==
===Day 1===
<!--NOTES FOR THIS SECTION: If your event was recorded the recorded presentations will be placed here in a list format using the * to create bullets-->
*[[<!--YOU CAN INSERT the link to recorded presentations here --> <!--YOU CAN INSERT the name of your workshop here-->]]
*[[<!--YOU CAN INSERT link to recordings here-->  <!--YOU CAN INSERT the name of your workshop here-->]]

== Heading <!--YOU CAN INSERT any tittle here for additional fields you may want to add to the wiki)-->  ==

Removing notes from your Wiki

  • Option 1: You can remove everything within the ( arrows). They provide a way for the editor to have visible notes, that are only viewable in edit mode!
  • Option 2: You can also leave the ( arrows), or add your own notes for your wiki page.

Obtaining Feedback

  • You can Click on the Discussion Page, ask questions or leave comments, if you are seeking feedback or have thoughts on ways to improve a wiki page, your page or any other page!
  • Click on Discussion page thumbnail,
    Discussion Page.

Helpful Editing Tips

  • Once you are in edit mode the wiki page basically provides you with assistance.
  1. Click on Editing Help Thumbnail
    Editing Help
  2. Click on editing (bottom of the page), for Syntax and formatting help
  3. Remember to always hit save page, or Cancel to avoid changes
  4. You can also preview changes before saving them