July 14, 2020

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How to Add Your References to Wikipedia Pages

I will be joke if I ask a person, whether he or she knows what Wikipedia is. Almost every person who uses a PC knows about Wikipedia. For those who down know what this Wikipedia is, it is a totally free encyclopedia which is updated as well as written collaboratively by the people using it. It also contains a lot of people who are constantly making thousands of changes every hour in order to make it perfect. One could find information regarding almost everything on Wikipedia, if you have got any questions; it is possible that Wikipedia will be able to answer it.

How to add your references to Wikipedia Pages
So are you one of those people who wish to add his or her reference to Wikipedia. Wikipedia is open for anyone to edit and in case you receive any request for reference, we have brought to you the steps that you need to follow in order to add your references to Wikipedia Page. All you need to do is to follow the steps given below to add your references to Wikipedia Pages.

Steps to Add your References to Wikipedia Pages


Step 1: The first thing you need to do is to find an article or a sentence that requires a source. For this you can make use of the category, where you can find articles that lack sources.

Step 2: Now once you have got the article or statement, you need to get one or more than one sources. In case you already have the sources, it is well and good. Otherwise you can use Google to find the sources.

Step 3: Now if you are adding the reference to the single statement, you just need to write the source just after the statement and after that-

== References ==
{{reflist}}

at the end of the article. If the statement is not single, you need to add-

== References ==

  • The source

At the bottom of the webpage but above the categories.

And this is it. By this you would have successfully added your reference to the Wikipedia pages without any problem.

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