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Latest revision as of 15:15, 12 September 2019

Hello and welcome to Kreemapedia, the official wiki of KreemaCraft Network. We welcome everyone to contribute and help grow our wiki. Here's some guidelines for contributors to follow.


Before you start

PLEASE READ THROUGH THESE REQUIREMENTS BEFORE YOU START. A VIOLATION OF THESE RULES MAY RESULT IN YOU BEING WARNED OR BLOCKED

  • All article MUST BE directly related to KreemaCraft Network or it's affiliated organizations. Do not create unrelated articles such as introduction of other servers.
  • Please read through Kreemapedia:Copyrights before you start. If you use resources not created by KreemaCraft, you must place credits in "References" section.

Create a page

Page Lookup

Type your page name in the field below to look for your page. You can see if it exists or not. If it doesn't exist, you may create it as long as it meets the requirements mentioned above.

Red Links

Red links stand for pages that don't exist. You may create a page by clicking the red links, such as I am a red link.

Article Organization

Naming Articles

Always capitalize the first letter of every word except conjunctions and perpositions, such as on, in, at, of etc.

Always use full form unless they are too long for a title, such as CMTR which has a full form of Central Minecart Transit Railway.

Flow of description

An article should start with an introduction or history and must end with References.

City/Town/District

This is a suggested flow for a page describing a city, town or district. You may take this article as an example.

Infobox
Introduction/History/Background
Developers
Districts and Planning
Government
Rules and Regulations (Optional)
Development
Infrastructures
References (Navboxes)

Please include appropriate infoboxes and images.

Railways

You may create pages for railway lines and stations. This is a suggested flow for a page describing a railway station.

Station Structure
Exits
Nearby Buildings
References


This is a suggested flow for a page describing a railway line.

Please include infoboxes and S-line template (if appropriate).

Building

This is a suggested flow for a page describing a building. You may take this article as an example.

Introduction
History
Details
Nearby Facilities
References


Buses

Please only create articles for bus route and terminals. Do not create articles for bus stops. This is a suggested flow for a page describing a bus route:


Writing Style

  • Write objectively, not in the first person.
  • Use a third person narrative when possible.
  • Use a semi-formal register.
  • Please use gender-neutral language such as they instead of he or her
  • Avoid using bold, italic or underline.
  • According to Kreemapedia:Copyrights, you must include citations when quoting content from other sources.

Wiki Formatting codes

Text Description Example
== Heading == Heading ==
=== Subheading === Subheading ===
* Bullet Points * abc
# Numbered List # abc
[[ ]] Wiki Links [[abc]] or [[Article|Display Text]]
[ ] External links [https://www.google.com] or [https://www.google.com Display Text]
''' Bold '''abc'''
'' Italic ''abc''
{{ }} Template {{abc}}
<nowiki></nowiki> No wiki formatting <nowiki>abcde</nowiki>

Template Usage

Infoboxes

Please refer to this for a list of infoboxes.

Navboxes

Here are some commonly used Navboxes:

{{KreemaCraft}}

{{NMC}}

{{SDC}}

{{Newcity}}

You may copy the source of any navboxes to create one, or for railway companies use this: {{CMTR}}.

Amboxes

Amboxes are used to display information to readers or other editors. You may refer to this page for more details.

Railway Templates

A set of templates can be used for railway station and lines. Refer to this page for templates.

The template {{S-line}} can be used to show next or previous stations on the railway line, such as this:

Preceding station   CMTR   Following station
Central Line
Terminus

Please refer to S-line template doc for more info.

Bus Templates

These templates may be useful in creating lists of bus stops. You may refer to this page for more details.

Signs

For guide pages, the template {{sign}} can be used.

Blank Sign.png
[SmartRider]
SmartRider Pass
Issue