Help:Wiki Markup Cheatsheet


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Wiki markup on is a mix between normal WYSIWIG editing like what you do in Word, and tag-based editing like writing HTML. (All of these tricks also apply to Wikipedia!)

Description You type You get
Applies anywhere
New line

hit "enter" twice

Line 1

Line 2

Italicise text



Bold text



Bold and italic

'''''bold & italic'''''

bold & italic

Internal link


[[name of page]]
[[name of page|display text]]

name of page
display text

Redirect to another page

#redirect [[Target page]]

1. redirect Target page

External link

(to other websites)

[ display text]

display text

Escape wiki markup

with ''markup''
<nowiki>without ''markup''</nowiki>

with markup
without ''markup''

Sign your posts
on talk pages


Username 00:42,
30 March 2017 (UTC)

Applies only at the beginning of the line

of different sizes

==level 1==
===level 2===
====level 3====
=====level 4=====


Level 1

Level 2

Level 3

Level 4
Bullet list

* one
* two
** two point one
* three

  • one
  • two
    • two point one
  • three
Numbered list

# one
# two
## two point one
# three

  1. one
  2. two
    1. two point one
  3. three
Definition list

:item 1
:item 2

item 1
item 2
Thumbnail image

[[Image:Plaz Pristina.png|thumb|Caption text]]

Caption text

See Help:Editing for more detailed explanations.

from wp:Wikipedia:Cheatsheet 09:31, 17 December 2006 License: GFDL