How to Contribute

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How to Create a New Page

  1. Create an account in WikiNITT(top right button) and log in. (Note: Only webmail allowed)
  2. Go to Preference and confirm your email id.
  3. Edit the URL to nitt.wiki/index.php/(Required Title).

    Note: Use underscore in between spaces and be wary that it is case sensitive. If the page title is going to be Yellow pages, the URL must be nitt.wiki/index.php/Yellow_Pages. For more reference, visit https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Starting_a_new_page

  4. The previous step redirects to new Page with specified title. Click Create button above the page title.
  5. Fill it up with the necessary content. Refer this user guide to use the editor https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:VisualEditor/User_guide.
  6. Click Save Changes and add brief summary about the edit.
  7. The page will be sent for review by moderators. It will get updated upon their approval.
  8. Link this page by going to the page where the newly created page link should be added.
  9. Make the required changes and save changes. (Refer How to edit).

How to Edit an Existing Page

  1. Create an account in WikiNITT(top right button) and log in. (Note: Only webmail allowed)
  2. Go to Preference and confirm your email id.
  3. Go to webpage that needs to be edited.
  4. Click Edit button (above the page title).
  5. Edit the required content. Refer this user guide to use the editor https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:VisualEditor/User_guide.
  6. Click Save Changes and add brief summary about the edit.
  7. The page will be sent for review to moderators. It will get updated upon their approval and the same will be notified in the TeCOS Discord Server.

How to Upload a File

  1. There are 2 ways to go the upload page:
    1. Go to https://nitt.wiki/index.php/Special:Upload
    2. The hyperlink is present under Tools in left navigation column (Click hamburger icon in mobile to open the navigation bar) with title as "Upload File".
  2. Choose the file to be uploaded and add summary about the file. (Note: It is preferred that the aspect ratio of photos to be set at 1:1 for maintaining uniformity)
  3. Click upload and file will be available to use once approved.