You can play and try wiki out here.
Test at the end of the page, please. Or improve the instructions on top.
There are also a multilingual sand-box and more monolingual sand-boxes including translated instructions. The sand-wikis are entire wikis for testing the creation of new pages and for extended experiments.
Enjoy the video “wikis in plain English” explaining about wikis in general, ~ 4 min.
For subtitles in multiple languages click in the video window.
(producer: Common Craft, director: Lee LeFever)
Click “ edit this page” to the upper right to go to the edit-mode and see how it gets done. Write and click save to publish your text on the world wide web.
An empty line
creates a new paragraph. Writing <br>
forces a line shift.
bold, italic, bold italic
or [CleanLinking? clean linked]
or clean linked
A WikiWord (joint capitalized words) creates a new page. Or put double brackets [[around]] a term. It has the same effect.
Write the WikiWord, preview or save the page, click the blue question mark at the end of the WíkiWord?, write, save. You created a new wiki-page.
Please, do not create shallow pages just for testing on this wiki. You can do that on the [[sand-wiki-en?]]. It has been set up for that purpose.
On syntax is more about the text formatting.