Getting Trained

If you are new to wikis, you might like to attend a free training event in Pune to get you started.

Please check the schedule below and email a registration request to <> stating:

Contact phone number
Preferred Date
Preferred Location

September 2008 Schedule and Locations[edit | edit source]

Seed Infotech Erandwane

10 am to 1 pm on Sundays: 7 Sept, 14 Sept, 21 Sept and 28 Sept

See map

BVIEER, Katraj

2 to 5 pm on Saturday 6 Sept and 27 Sept

Zensar, Kharadi

9 am to 12 noon on 7 Sept, Sunday

Also on 14 Sept, 21 Sept and 28 Sept

See map

Session Schedule[edit | edit source]

Introduction to Wikis (15 mins)

What is a wiki, why use a wiki
Pune Wiki main page
Purpose of the Pune Wiki and how it is your wiki anyway

Anatomy of a wiki page (30 mins)

- Name and url to find a page
- Article
- Categories: Pune, Government wiki existing categories (structure, purpose and performance and sub categories)
- Discussion or talk page
- History
- Watch
- Devnagri

User page (15 mins)

Typical contents
Registering/ Create a log in, Signing in

Create and Edit a Page (30 mins)

Create a page - naming, outlines, contents, preview, saving
Editing a page
- Text: English and Devnagari
- Links (internal to other pages on the wiki, to external sites)
- Tables
- Images
- Google Maps
- Adding or modifying categories
- Reverting to an earlier version

The wiki style of writing (10 mins)

Respect for contributions
Inappropriate content
Using the talk pages

Make your own page or edit an existing one 20 mins

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