Wiki

To Use:

Creating a wiki is a simple as:

1.  Go to Wikis > Add New in the site admin dashboard

Wikis > Add New Wiki

2.  Add your wiki title and the contents to your wiki page

Creating a new wiki

3.  Select who is allowed to edit the wiki page.

  • Anyone – allows anyone to edit the wiki pages using the front end editor.  They don’t need to be added as a user to the site or network to edit the wiki.
  • Network users – allows any user of the network to edit the wiki pages using the front end editor
  • Site users – allows any site users to edit the wiki pages using the front end editor
  • Users who can edit posts on this site – allows them to edit the wiki pages using the front end editor or advanced editor in the site admin dashboard

Choose your wiki editing priveleges

4.  Decide if you want to enable email notifications of updates on the wiki page.

  • Email notifications are used to provide updates of when changes are made to the wiki page

Choose whether to allow email notifications

5.  Click Publish.

6.  Presto!  When you click View Wiki you’ll see your new Wiki complete with:

  • All the standard wiki type features
  • Ability to edit the front end without having to access the WordPress admin dashboard.

View wiki on your site

Settig up your wiki page nagivation is a simple as:

1.  Go to Appearance > Widgets in the site admin dashboard

2.  Add the Wiki widget to the desired sideabar and configure as desired.

Add wiki widget to sidebar

3. When you view your wiki you’ll see your wiki pages listed in the sidebar.

Wiki widget in sidebar

Introduction to using the wiki front end editor

Your new created Wiki comes complete with:

  • All the standard wiki type features
  • Ability to edit the front end without having to access the WordPress admin dashboard.

View wiki on your site

Editing a page

1.  Editing a page is as easy as clicking on Edit.

2.  This opens up the front end editor for quick editing of the wiki page.

Editing a wiki page

3. Clicking on Create New allows you to create a new page for your wiki using the front end editor.

Creating a new wiki page

4. While clicking on Advanced takes you to the Advanced editor in the WordPress admin dasbhoard.
Providing Feedback

Clicking on Discussion takes you to the discussion tab where feedback or thoughts can be shared.

The wiki discusion tab

Comparing Page History

Clicking on History opens up the History page where you can quickly compare revision history.

Comparing revision history

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