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I'm not an expert, but I added our branch's awards a few months ago — let's see if I can remember how I did that...  
 
I'm not an expert, but I added our branch's awards a few months ago — let's see if I can remember how I did that...  
  
* Create an image for the award, name it something like Branchname-Awardname.jpg (except using the actual name of your branch and award) and use the [[Upload file]] page to upload it. ([https://wiki.eastkingdom.org/index.php?limit=50&ilsearch=Ostgardr-Sea-Star.png&user=&title=Special%3AListFiles Example])
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* Create an image for the award, name it something like Branchname-Awardname.jpg (except using the actual name of your branch and award) and use the [[Special:Upload|Upload file]] page to upload it. ([https://wiki.eastkingdom.org/index.php?limit=50&ilsearch=Ostgardr-Sea-Star.png&user=&title=Special%3AListFiles Example])
  
 
* Create a new page named "Template:Branchname-Awardname" (again, using the appropriate names) and set its contents to be that image, scaled to around 50px size, and linked to your branch's page. ([https://wiki.eastkingdom.org/index.php?title=Template:Ostgardr_Seastar Example])
 
* Create a new page named "Template:Branchname-Awardname" (again, using the appropriate names) and set its contents to be that image, scaled to around 50px size, and linked to your branch's page. ([https://wiki.eastkingdom.org/index.php?title=Template:Ostgardr_Seastar Example])

Latest revision as of 15:36, 21 August 2019

How do we add new orders? :)

I'm not an expert, but I added our branch's awards a few months ago — let's see if I can remember how I did that...

  • Create an image for the award, name it something like Branchname-Awardname.jpg (except using the actual name of your branch and award) and use the Upload file page to upload it. (Example)
  • Create a new page named "Template:Branchname-Awardname" (again, using the appropriate names) and set its contents to be that image, scaled to around 50px size, and linked to your branch's page. (Example)
  • Edit this page and add a line of text with the name of your award, and embed your award's image in it by writing {{Branchname-Awardname}}.
  • Edit the page for one or more people who are recipients of the award and add that same {{Branchname-Awardname}} snippet to the "awards = " line near the top of their page.

I hope that helps!

— Mathghamhain_Ua_Ruadháin, 21 February 2018

Thank you! Now I just need to figure out what image to use. Off to talk to the Baron and Baronessa! ;) --Edgithe (talk) 17:47, 21 February 2018 (EST)