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Getting started With NGOpedia


Read or find an article

The NGOpedia and our about page contain the most commonly sought information about NGOpedia.

For simple searches, there is a search box at the top of every page. Type what you are looking for in the box. Partial matches will appear in a dropdown list. Select any page in the list to go to that page.

Edit an article

Contributing is easy: see Edits. For a listing of introductions and tutorials by topic, see How to.

Be bold in improving articles! When adding facts, please provide references so others may verify them.

If you're looking for places you can help out, the community portal is the place to go.

Report a problem with an article

If you spot a problem with an article, you can fix it directly, by clicking on the "Edit" link at the beginning of that page.

If you don't feel ready to fix the article yourself, please mail us on the article's support@ngopedia.org. This will bring the matter to the attention of others who work on that article. There is a "Talk" link at the beginning of every article page.

Alternatively you can contact us. If it's an article about you or your organization, see Contact us – Subjects.

Create a new article or upload media

Once you have created an article, see Writing better articles for guidance on how to improve it and what to include (like reference citations).

For contributing images, audio or video files, see the uploading images.

To create an artical just type in your articles name here if it already exists ypu will be redirected to edit page of that article :



Adding category to an article

It is really important to add category in which a particular NGO works.

To add a category just write [[category:your NGO's category]] at the end of your page.

E.g if you wish to add an NGO which works for animal welfare just check if such category exists or not here , if it exists just add [[category:Animal Welfare]] at the end of your article.

for more information about categories see medawiki

Adding references to an article

Adding references to any article is important as it will help the other users to verify the information.

To add any reference just enclose it between the <ref> tag.

E.g <ref>Your reference link goes here</ref>.

All the reference added into the article will be collected at the bottom of the page.

For more detailed information see the page Help:contents