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Getting Started with UBCWiki

Sometimes, the best way to learn is to roll up your sleeves and just do it! We're offering up some learning activities and the resources you'll need to help you complete each one. These is a self guided exercise, but if you get stuck, contact the Centre for Teaching, Learning and Technology or leave a message on the Wiki Administrator's talk page.

Your Resources

These are the resources you'll need to refer to in setting up your page and doing the activities:

Planning Your Wiki Pages

If you already have a specific wiki project in mind, it can help plan out your wiki pages before you begin to edit the wiki. Some questions you might want to think about:

You can use this planning document as a tool for helping you think about your wiki project.

Exercises

Create A Wiki Page

Resources

Activities

Move or Rename Your Page

Resources

Activity

Create Some Headings

Resources

Activities

Italic and Bold

Resources

Activities

Add Some Lists

Resources

Activities

Add Some Links

Resources

Activities

Define a Category

Resources

Activities

Add to Your Watchlist

Resources

Activities

Edit an already existing page on the Wiki

Resources:

Activities

Note: Consider setting up your user profile: This helps identify you on Talk pages.