Help:Special page inclusion

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It's possible to include items from certain special pages on wiki page, similar to including templates

Step by step

  • Navigate the page you want to add some special page content to, and open it for editing.
  • If you're viewing in Visual mode, select the Source mode tab at the top of the editor.
  • Enter your intended special pages code, based on the reference materials below. For example, if you wanted to show the three most recent changes, you could enter this:
  • Hit Publish. In our example above, you'll see something similar to this appear on your page:

April 19, 2015

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     03:14  Article comments (User blog:Rupert Giles/Layout Changes: Breakpoints and Typography) (2 changes) . . [Ripto22475‎ (2×)]
N    03:14 (cur) . . (+213)‎ . . Ripto22475 (wall | contribs) (Created page with "Hmm, so the images are technically being cut a little aren't they? Or was it the scroll bar affecting that? It's not a major issue to lose about 200px of space, but for certai...")
N    03:10 (cur) . . (+74)‎ . . Ripto22475 (wall | contribs) (Created page with "It's not awful by any means, but there is ''always'' room for improvement. ")
      03:13 User:Social Criminal‎ (diff | hist) . . (-2)‎ . . Social Criminal (wall | contribs)

What's available for inclusion?

Here's a summary of possibilities, with examples:

New Pages
{{Special:NewPages/5}} Five newest pages
{{Special:NewPages/namespace=Forum,5}} Five newest pages in the Forum namespace
{{Special:NewPages/limit=7,offset=10,shownav}} Seven newest pages not including the last 10 pages, plus some navigation
Wanted Pages
{{Special:WantedPages/5}} Five most wanted pages
Recent Changes
{{Special:RecentChanges/5}} Five latest edits
{{Special:RecentChanges/hideminor,3}} Three latest edits, not including minor edits
{{Special:RecentChanges/hideliu,3}} Three latest edits, not including those from logged in users
{{Special:RecentChanges/hideanons,3}} Three latest edits, not including those from anonymous users
{{Special:RecentChanges/hidebots=1,3}} Three latest edits, not including those from bots
{{Special:RecentChanges/hidemyself,3}} Three latest edits, not including those from the user viewing the page
{{Special:RecentChanges/hidepatrolled,3}} Three latest unpatrolled edits
{{Special:RecentChanges/days=2}} Edits from the last two days
{{Special:PrefixIndex/E}} All pages starting with the letter E
All Pages
{{Special:AllPages/Wikia}} All pages, listed alphabetically, starting from the "Wikia" article

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