Wikinews:Template messages/General

Original reportingEdit

Type To display Where

{{Original reporting}}
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This article features first-hand journalism by Wikinews members. See the collaboration page for more details.
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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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/bylineEdit

Date format is DD Month-name YYYY (e.g. December 1, 2020)
Type To display Where

{{date|December 1, 2020}}
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December 1, 2020

Top of article. For most articles

{{dateline|date=December 1, 2020|Location=place}}
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December 1, 2020

place

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

Wikinews bureau/region/topic templatesEdit

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

LayoutsEdit

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

CalendarsEdit

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

Monthly CalendarsEdit

Base calendar templatesEdit

31 day 30 day 29 day 28 day

other CalendarsEdit

TemplatedescriptionCode
Tuesday
1
December
15:40 UTC
Daily calendar. with date and time {{Date and time cal}} Also has a variaty of options. see documentation.

Mention of wikimedia or its projectsEdit

Type To display Where

{{Template:WikimediaMention}}
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  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.