Wikinews:Template messages/General

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Original reporting[edit]

Type To display Where

{{Original reporting}}
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Wikinews
This article features first-hand journalism by Wikinews members. See the collaboration page for more details.
Wikinews
This article features first-hand journalism by Wikinews members. See the collaboration page for more details.
Bottom of article. Not for interviews.

{{Interview}}
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Wikinews
This exclusive interview features first-hand journalism by a Wikinews reporter. See the collaboration page for more details.
Bottom of article. Used for exclusive wikinews interviews.

date/byline[edit]

Date format is DD Month-name YYYY (e.g. April 22, 2017)
Type To display Where

{{date|April 22, 2017}}
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April 22, 2017

Top of article. For most articles

{{dateline|date=April 22, 2017|Location=place}}
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April 22, 2017

place

Top of article. May (doesn't have to) be used for original reporting instead of {{Date}}

Wikinews bureau/region/topic templates[edit]

Layouts to automate, navigate, or simplify displays of articles for bureaus, region-focused, or topic-focused article aggregations.

Layouts[edit]

These are really too long to display each here, so links are included to example pages. This list is incomplete

Type To display Where

{{LocationLatestNews}}
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→ see template.

After masthead/header info.

{{Region news}}
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→ see template.

After masthead/header info

Calendars[edit]

The documentation and usage of the base calendar templates, which are used to link to the archives.

Monthly Calendars[edit]

Base calendar templates[edit]

31 day 30 day 29 day 28 day

other Calendars[edit]

Template description Code
Saturday
22
April
03:44 UTC
Daily calendar. with date and time {{Date and time cal}} Also has a variaty of options. see documentation.

Mention of wikimedia or its projects[edit]

Type To display Where

{{Template:WikimediaMention}}
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Wikimedia-logo.svg This article mentions the Wikimedia Foundation, one of its projects, or people related to it. Wikinews is a project of the Wikimedia Foundation.
Top of article that mentions Wikipedia, Wikimedia etc.