Help:Contents/Editing Dirtopia

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Don't be afraid to editanyone can edit almost any page, and we encourage you to be bold! Find something that can be improved, whether content, grammar or formatting, and make it better.

You can't break Dirtopia. Anything can be fixed or improved later. So go ahead, edit an article and help make Dirtopia the best off-road information source on the Internet!

Make your first edit right now:[edit]

  1. Click edit this page above
  2. Type a message
  3. Click save page to save your writing
    ...or "show preview" to test your changes
  4. Please, no profanity, libel, or personal attacks.

Editing - how to:[edit]

Edit a page, including markup details.
Carry out editing experiments "in situ" by editing the page itself and using the Show Preview button. Be careful not to accidentally save the page though! If you do, then Revert your changes.
Help:Quick Editing Guide (extended cheat sheet - Hint: keep this open in another window)
Use sections in an article
Use categories
Insert a picture
Use redirect pages
Create lists

Saving - how to:[edit]

Report your change in the edit summary
Handle an edit conflict
Use minor edits
Use the preview button

Creating links - how to:[edit]

Link Dirtopia articles
Change the title of a link (the piped link)
Create links to external pages

Creating pages - how to:[edit]

Start a new page
Name a page

Article maintenance - how to:[edit]

Revert a page to an earlier version
Deal with vandalism
Use page names
Test edits, and other things