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==How to Use Categories==
 
==How to Use Categories==
 
===Adding an Article to a Category===
 
===Adding an Article to a Category===
To add an article to a category put the following '''at the end of the page you are editing''':
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To add an article to a category put the following '''at the end of the page you would like categorized''' (do <u>NOT</u> edit the category page itself!):
    
<pre>[[Category: Category Name]]</pre>
 
<pre>[[Category: Category Name]]</pre>
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where <code>Category Name</code> is the name of the category you want to add it to.  Any number of category tags may be added to the page - the page will be listed in all of them.
 
where <code>Category Name</code> is the name of the category you want to add it to.  Any number of category tags may be added to the page - the page will be listed in all of them.
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Please note that <u>capitalization matters</u> for all letters ''after the first''. <code><nowiki>[[Category: Moped Jargon]]</nowiki></code> is the same as <code><nowiki>[[Category: moped Jargon]]</nowiki></code> but is different from <code><nowiki>[[Category: Moped jargon]]</nowiki></code>.
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Please note that <u>capitalization matters</u> for all letters ''after the first letter of the category's name''. <code><nowiki>[[Category: Moped Jargon]]</nowiki></code> is the same as <code><nowiki>[[Category: moped Jargon]]</nowiki></code> but is different from <code><nowiki>[[Category: Moped jargon]]</nowiki></code>.
    
===Linking to a Category===
 
===Linking to a Category===
Sometimes you'll want to link to a category, but you won't want the page to actually appear in the category. For example, if you are editing the Puch page and you want to add, "If you are looking for information on Motobecanes, please see the Motobecane category," you obviously don't want the Puch article to appear in the Motobecane category. To fix this issue, add a colon before "Category":
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Sometimes you'll want to link to a category, but you won't want the page to actually appear in the category. For example, if you are editing the Puch page and you want to add, "If you are looking for information on Motobecanes, please see the [[:Category:Motobecane|Motobecane category]]," you obviously don't want the Puch article to appear in the Motobecane category. To fix this issue, add a colon before "Category":
    
<pre>[[:Category: Category Name]]</pre>  
 
<pre>[[:Category: Category Name]]</pre>  
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