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This is a '''stub template'''. A brief explanation of these templates follow; for full details please consult [[FamilySearch Wiki:Stub]].
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{{{doc|This is a '''stub template'''. A brief explanation of these templates follow; for full details please consult [[FamilySearch Wiki:Stub]].
  
===What is a stub?===
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=== What is a stub? ===
A stub is an article containing only a few sentences of text which is too short to provide encyclopedic coverage of a subject.
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A '''stub''' is an article with minimal content that needs to be expanded.
  
 
===How is a stub identified?===
 
===How is a stub identified?===
 
*If possible, try to find the most appropriate stub template for the article. A full list can be found at [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Stub sorting/Stub types]].
 
*If possible, try to find the most appropriate stub template for the article. A full list can be found at [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Stub sorting/Stub types]].
 
*Two or more different stub templates may be used, if necessary.
 
*Two or more different stub templates may be used, if necessary.
*Place a stub template ''at the very end'' of the article, after any navigation templates, and the category tags. As usual, templates are added by including their name inside double curly brackets, e.g. <nowiki>{{{{PAGENAME}}}}</nowiki>.
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*Place a stub template ''at the very end'' of the article, after any navigation templates, and the category tags. As usual, templates are added by including their name inside double curly brackets, e.g. <nowiki>{{</nowiki>{{PAGENAME}}<nowiki>}}</nowiki>.
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=== Further information ===
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See also:<br>
  
===Further information===
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Stub]]  
Further information can be found at:
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Stub]]
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Stub sorting]]
 
*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Stub sorting]]
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Latest revision as of 19:30, 28 March 2012

This is a stub template. A brief explanation of these templates follow; for full details please consult FamilySearch Wiki:Stub.

What is a stub?

A stub is an article with minimal content that needs to be expanded.

How is a stub identified?

  • If possible, try to find the most appropriate stub template for the article. A full list can be found at FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Stub sorting/Stub types.
  • Two or more different stub templates may be used, if necessary.
  • Place a stub template at the very end of the article, after any navigation templates, and the category tags. As usual, templates are added by including their name inside double curly brackets, e.g. {{Stub documentation}}.

Further information

See also:

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