Help:Starting a new page

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How to create a page

Only logged in users can create an article. If you have written an article but have no account you can request your article be created at Articles for Creation. In the search box below, type the title of your article, then click Go. If the Search page reports "No page with that title exists" then you can click the red "Create the page" link to start editing your article. The very first thing you should write in your article is a list of the source(s) for your information. For now, just enter them like this (and they will automatically turn into links): (1) http://www.nytimes.com/2007/04/12/books/12vonnegut.html (2) http://www-03.ibm.com/ibm/history/exhibits/space/space_shuttle.html Later, you'll learn how to format them to appear as footnotes. If you know that it will take you a few edits to properly list references, put the template Template:Underconstruction on top of the page to signify to other editors that you are working on it. Even better is to create your article in a subpage of your user page, take as long as you need to make it a good article, then move it to the main article space.