data/TWiki/WikiSyntaxSummary.txt
author Colas Nahaboo <colas@nahaboo.net>
Sat, 26 Jan 2008 15:50:53 +0100
changeset 0 414e01d06fd5
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RELEASE 4.2.0 freetown
     1 %META:TOPICINFO{author="TWikiContributor" date="1111929255" format="1.0" version="5"}%
     2 This page provides online help for new users of TWiki when editing a page.  If there's some formatting that your contributors use often, you can customize this for your site's particular needs.
     3 
     4 Keeping this help text short and simple is important since this page is aimed at new users.  It does include pop-up links for more detailed help.
     5 
     6 ---
     7 %STARTINCLUDE%
     8 %MAKETEXT{"*Formatting help:*"}%
     9    * %MAKETEXT{"*bold* put word/phrase in asterisks: =<nop>*your phrase*="}%
    10    * %MAKETEXT{"*bullet list* 3 spaces, asterisk, 1 space: =&&nbsp;&&nbsp;&&nbsp;*&&nbsp;your text="}%
    11    * %MAKETEXT{"*headings* 3 dashes, 1 to 6 pluses, 1 space: =---++&&nbsp;Your Heading="}%
    12    * %MAKETEXT{"*italic* put word/phrase in underscores: =_<nop>your words_="}%
    13    * %MAKETEXT{"*site links* use topic name: =[_1]= or =[<nop>[[_1]][Our homepage]]=" args="%HOMETOPIC%"}%
    14    * %MAKETEXT{"*external links* =http://yahoo.com= or =~[<nop>~[http://yahoo.com/~]~[link to Yahoo~]~]="}%
    15    * %MAKETEXT{"*monospaced* put word/phrase in equal signs: =<nop>=your words=="}%
    16    * %MAKETEXT{"*paragraphs* separate with blank line"}%
    17    * <a target="TextFormattingRules" class="twikiPopUp" href="%SCRIPTURLPATH{"view"}%/%SYSTEMWEB%/TextFormattingRules">%MAKETEXT{"More formatting help"}%</a> %MAKETEXT{"and"}% <a target="GoodStyle" class="twikiPopUp" href="%SCRIPTURLPATH{"view"}%/%SYSTEMWEB%/GoodStyle">%MAKETEXT{"hints on good style"}%</a>
    18 %STOPINCLUDE%
    19 ---