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Welcome to Wikiwrimo's FAQ page! Right now this page should probably be called "Rarely Asked Questions" since no one has asked these questions yet, but FAQ makes a better acronym. On to the questions.
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Welcome to Wikiwrimo's FAQ page! Right now this page should probably be called "Rarely Asked Questions" since not many folks have asked these questions yet, but FAQ makes a better acronym. On to the questions.
    
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=== Do I have to enter my email address? You might steal it. ===
 
=== Do I have to enter my email address? You might steal it. ===
It's a completely optional field, but I recommend it if only because you might forget your password one day. Entering your email address makes the process of resetting your password easy and free of other human interference.
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It's a completely optional field, but I recommend it if only because you might forget your password one day. Entering your email address makes the process of resetting your password easy and free of other human interference. If you don't enter your email and do forget your password at some point, email sushimustwrite@wikiwrimo.org and I'll get you set up.
    
=== I can't remember my password. Help! ===
 
=== I can't remember my password. Help! ===
Try to login, enter your username, and click "Email new password". This only works if you entered an email address when you created a user account. I highly recommend doing so. [Actually, this isn't working for some reason. I'm working on getting it fixed.]
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Try to login, enter your username, and click "Email new password". This only works if you entered an email address when you created a user account. I highly recommend doing so. [Actually, this isn't working for some reason. I'm working on getting it fixed.] If you didn't enter your email when you signed up, email sushimustwrite@wikiwrimo.org and I'll get you set up.
    
== Editing ==
 
== Editing ==
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=== What's that stub thing I see on a lot of articles? ===
 
=== What's that stub thing I see on a lot of articles? ===
 
That's for short articles or unfinished articles. To add that to an article you've started or found that needs more work, add this to the very end of the article: <nowiki>{{stub}}</nowiki>
 
That's for short articles or unfinished articles. To add that to an article you've started or found that needs more work, add this to the very end of the article: <nowiki>{{stub}}</nowiki>
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=== It's the NaNo off-season. Can I still contribute? ===
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Yes! Wikiwrimo is open all year long, and all your contributions will be loved upon. In fact, [[Wikiwrimo:Wikiwrimo Writing Month|Wikiwrimo Writing Month]], affectionately known as Wikiwrimowrimo, takes place in February and September just to get more people to contribute in the Nano off-season.
    
== Everything else ==
 
== Everything else ==

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