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Wiki Syntax and Editing

Author: System Administrator - Published 06-04-2018 19:48 - (1142 Reads)

Learn how to create and edit content with our native syntax editor or the more well known WYSIWYG editor. However you choose to create and edit, we have a way that should be comfortable for all.

Creating a Research Project

Author: System Administrator - Published 06-04-2018 19:46 - (4072 Reads)

In this quick start tutorial we'll show you how to create a wiki page. The video as shown will demonstrate the basic concept for creating a wiki project page. You will be able to perform the following after viewing the video tutorial.

Why Footnotes?

Author: System Administrator - Published 06-04-2018 19:32 - (935 Reads)

Citations and footnotes are a great way to show the resources you used to create an accurate and factually correct research project. Keep reading to see how you can add validity to your research project and showing others that they can rely on your content and research.

Our Software

Author: System Administrator - Published 06-04-2018 03:54 - (1200 Reads)

Tikiwiki is a widely used resource for open source projects and education purposes. Come read about how we chose Tiki Wiki as our open sourced research project for everything about woodworking. After extensive research and trials, and mistakes, we finally decided on wiki software that would both benefit our woodworking data base of subjects, and would also be user friendly for editors and collaborators. Read on to see how we decided which wiki software to use.

Why a Wiki?

Author: System Administrator - Published 06-04-2018 03:51 - (1232 Reads)

The Patriot Woodworker woodworking community is a vibrant forum, packed with great information from our members. The experience and skill set of our contributors is vast and wide, from the new woodworker to the professional woodworker, there is something for everybody at The Patriot Woodworker. Now we need to expand our knowledge base to catalog, share, and encourage others to become involved in woodworking. Enjoy this wiki!

What is a Wiki

Author: System Administrator - Published 06-04-2018 03:44 - (3116 Reads)

A wiki (wɪki/ WIK-ee) is a website which allows collaborative modification of its content and structure directly from the web browser. In a typical wiki, text is written using a simplified markup language (known as "wiki markup")The markup language used on a Wiki page is most commonly called Wiki Syntax. It uses common characters in uncommon ways (or character combinations that are not normally used together) and provides them with a special meaning. Some of the character combinations only work at the beginning of a line, while others can be inserted anywhere in the text and are active until they are turned off., and often edited with the help of a rich-text editor. A wiki Web site operates on a principle of collaborative trust. The simplest wiki programs allow users to create and edit content. The most popular wiki is Wikipedia.

Using The Patriot Woodwiki

Author: System Administrator - Published 06-03-2018 21:24 - (1316 Reads)

An open wiki is a great way to impart knowledge, and collaborate on research projects in any given field of interest. When a group of people come together and share and discuss ideas about a subject, there is no end to the depth or layers of knowledge that can develop. The process of editing, sharing, and imparting knowledge for others to use and create upon is how subjects are expanded and accuracy is gained. This is called, Wiki.