User talk:Umimmak

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Reference templates – a handy hint[edit]

Hi. When creating reference templates such as {{H.F. Bassett, 1864}} you can add the code string {{subst:reftemp}} immediately after the reference citation on a new template page, and it will automatically add a blank space, plus the "Find all Wikispecies pages which cite this reference" and "Reference page" links. It will also automatically add the reference template to Category:Reference templates. In other words, you only need to write the actual reference citation, and then the {{subst:reftemp}} code snippet will automatically take care of all the technicalities. Best regards, Tommy Kronkvist (talk), 10:26, 22 October 2017 (UTC).

Oh thanks! I'll keep that in mind. :) Umimmak (talk) 10:28, 22 October 2017 (UTC)