How to Link to a Talk Page on wikiHow

You can link to a talk page in no time with just a few simple steps. Follow these steps for tips on how you can link to a talk page on wikiHow.

Steps

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    Go to the page you want to place the link on. It should be a talk or user page.
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    Click the edit tab at the top left.
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    Go to the place you want to place the talk page link.
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    Write [[User_talk:Username]] on your user page. Replace "Username" with the persons' username.
    • You can also write the link that shows text, but leads to the talk page. Use [[User_talk:Username|text]] for this. Use a vertical bar (not a capital letter I or L) after the username, and replace the text with the text.
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    Write a summary to explain the edit you've made.
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    Click preview to make sure the link is functional.
    • Correct any mistakes, if any.
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    Click publish.

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