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Headers and tabs

...should be lowercase except for standard formatting rules; "Alternate timelines" instead of "Alternate Timelines". Also, don't add tabs every page you can, only ones where it will substantially help the page load faster. The idea is that the page should still be "easy" to edit to someone who doesn't know what they are doing, and the more complicated it "looks", the less likely they are to try. - Archduk3 (on an unsecure connection) 17:32, March 7, 2019 (UTC)

Fair enough - I will work on that The preceding unsigned comment was added by HawkeyePierce4077 (talk • contribs).

Forum:Tabber. - Archduk3 (on an unsecure connection) 16:20, March 13, 2019 (UTC)

A bunch of things

So here is a bunch of things:

  • There is no reason to do this, [[Distress call|distress call]], just do this, [[distress call]]. You can also just add things to links like an "s" to make it plural, like distress calls.
  • Don't use underscores in file names, it makes them harder to find and is just lazy.
  • Images should be in the section with the text they go with, not above a header. This is bad formatting.
  • Follow basic formatting conventions, like how Enterprise is italicized here, or 23rd century doesn't capitalize century.

If you have any questions about how something should be done, for the most part you can just look around on the pages you're editing for other examples of what you want to do and follow those. If you find that what you're doing is different from everything else, maybe don't do that without a good reason. - Archduk3 03:58, March 18, 2019 (UTC)

I wasn't putting underscores in the file names, at least not intentionally, i always thought that was a formatting thing the site did. If, in the future, when I add photos I'll keep them in the corresponding section and remove dashes. While we're on the topic of images - is there anyway to improve the search option for them? I have a hard time finding images of the enterprise when I type in certain tags.

--Hawkeye Pierce (talk) 14:33, March 19, 2019 (UTC)

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