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Template:Prose

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Description

This template will add tagged articles to a cleanup category according to the month and year given.

Usage

{{Prose|date=September 2020}}Category:Articles needing cleanup from September 2020 and Category:Articles with sections that need to be turned into prose from September 2020.

If no date is given, articles will be added to the more general Category:Wikipedia cleanup and Category:Articles with sections that need to be turned into prose.

Also parameter 1 may be included to replace "article" with a specific term, such as "section" or "table". For example:

{{Prose|section|date=September 2020}}

Closely related templates

Please keep this template's messaging consistent with the related templates:

  • {{ Create list}} – the opposite of this template
  • {{ Trivia}} – suggests relocation rather than reformatting of the details in a trivia section
  • {{ Expand list}} – for use where a list is too short/incomplete
  • {{ List to table}} – for use where a table would be better than a list
  • {{ Table to prose}} – for use where prose is preferable to a table
  • {{ Example farm}} – for articles or sections with too many examples

See also

TemplateData

This is the TemplateData documentation for this template used by VisualEditor and other tools; see the monthly parameter usage report for this template.

TemplateData for Prose

Maintenance template for tagging articles that overuse lists/tables (see [[WP:PROSE]]).

Template parameters

This template prefers inline formatting of parameters.

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Scope (e.g. section)1

This parameter allows an editor to replace the default word "article" with another word, usually "section"

Default
article
Contentoptional
Month and yeardate

Month and year of tagging; e.g., 'January 2013', but not 'jan13'

Auto value
{{subst:CURRENTMONTHNAME}} {{subst:CURRENTYEAR}}
Stringsuggested