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Copying stuff from Wowpedia is not a sin or even against policy. It isn't encouraged, but it is allowed by license. However if you do it, please use the <code>{{t|Wowpedia credit}}</code> template in a "Sources" section.
 
Copying stuff from Wowpedia is not a sin or even against policy. It isn't encouraged, but it is allowed by license. However if you do it, please use the <code>{{t|Wowpedia credit}}</code> template in a "Sources" section.
   
Unfortunately, Wowpedia doesn't appear to want to follow suit and [http://www.wowpedia.org/index.php?title=Template:WoWWiki_credit give credit] when people copy stuff from WoWWiki, but we still should.
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Unfortunately, Wowpedia doesn't appear to want to follow suit and [http://www.wowpedia.org/index.php?title=Template:WoWWiki_credit give credit] when people copy stuff from WoWWiki, but we still should. They also don't appear to want to tell people [http://www.wowpedia.org/index.php?title=Forum:Copying_stuff_from_WoWWiki how to do it].
   
 
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Forums: Index WoWWiki general Copying stuff from Wowpedia

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Copying stuff from Wowpedia is not a sin or even against policy. It isn't encouraged, but it is allowed by license. However if you do it, please use the {{Wowpedia credit}} template in a "Sources" section.

Unfortunately, Wowpedia doesn't appear to want to follow suit and give credit when people copy stuff from WoWWiki, but we still should. They also don't appear to want to tell people how to do it.

Example usage
Article usage
== Sources ==
* {{Wowpedia credit|Colonel Troteman|26-Dec-2010}}
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Sources

File usage
== Sources ==
* {{Wowpedia credit|File:IconSmall_Mekkatorque.gif|26-Dec-2010}}
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Sources

Image usage
== Sources ==
* {{Wowpedia credit|Image:IconSmall_Mekkatorque.gif|28-Dec-2010}}
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Sources

Template usage
== Sources ==
* {{Wowpedia credit|Template:Wowpedia credit|28-Dec-2010}}
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Sources

--Gengar orange 22x22Beware the sneaky smile! Fandyllic (talk · contr) 3:24 PM PST 28 Dec 2010

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