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Template:Essay

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The essay template can be used in two different places (essays and articles), and the requirements of each are different.

Applying this template to an essay will cause it to be automatically added to the list of essays.

Essay pages


Template: Essay
Use on/in Essays
Use for marking an essay and setting properties
Category template applies to page Essays
Template Parameters
(See Template style manual).
Name Purpose Required? SMW property Comment
docu Used for documentation no For use only on this template documentation page
description P Description of essay no essay description
cat P Essay category yes essay category See note

Note: The cat P parameter is used to determine which category of essays on the list of essays the essay is listed under. The cat P parameter must therefore match one of the existing section headings (case must match also), else a new heading will need to be added to that page.

Example

This is an essay by Essay.
Please comment only on the talk page.

This is what the essay is about

Articles


Template: Essay
Use on/in Articles (in 'see also' sections)
Use for providing links to essays
Category template applies to page (none)
Template Parameters
(See Template style manual).
Name Purpose Required? SMW property Comment
docu Used for documentation no For use only on this template documentation page
author L Author's username yes
title L Essay title yes
Example

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