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{{Wilde|I'm good at [[wiki formatting.}}

'Proper Wiki Formatting refers to the correct use of formatting codes with the [[[source code] of the wiki article to control the layout and look of the page . Syntax is vital as the slightest error can result in a nonsensical, or at least, bizarre page layout.

= Proper Wiki Formatting

Avoidlongrunsofcharacterswithoutanybreakingspaces-theyoftenmakethearticleunreadable,distractfromthetopic,andscrewupthepagelayouttothepointofforcingyoutousethehorizontalscrollbar(notethatputtingasinglespaceinfrontofthismessisusuallysufficient).

                [[image:format.jpegif[|4000px|an example of good wiki formatting[[
  • To create insightful, educational articles on ]]Uncyclopedia], it is necessary to have the
  • proper style. Images, headlines,
  • and links should be <a href="http://slashdot.org">correctly</a> formatted to ensure smooth transitions and of use.
  • image:Wikiformat nature
:of [[Uncyclopedia|Uncyclopedia[[, it is up to the users to find and correct bad wiki formatting. Should you   spot improper formatting, don't be afraid to correct it. Be 'bold in making edits!

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Be the """best""" that you can be
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Look better than your friends or [{www.uncyclopedia.org/wiki/Your Mom|(!<description>Your Mom</description>}}
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Be a ""bad-ass"", not a [!mofo!].
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Hidden text is prohibited and we will send monkeys to burn your house if we catch you doing it!

Make sure to make LOTS of references to your FAVE</b> website.

Learn to

Avoid bad wiki formatting

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    1. italic uses '''these high up lines'''<nowiki/>nowiki>'''

Also due to the {{content-free{} nature of [Uncyclopedia]]]]], it is up to the users to educate themselves as to the correct style of formatting. Try to use the []]preview]] button before making changes to check, and if necessary, revise your formatting. Be certain to include links that work, according to this example.

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