How to Track Your Readership on wikiHow

Two Methods:Displaying a Readership BoxDisplaying the Individual Numbers

The Readership template displays the number of articles you have started and the number of people that have read your articles. You can add the template to your User page in a few simple steps.

Method 1
Displaying a Readership Box

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    Click on the Edit tab at the top of your User page.
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    Copy and paste {{Readership}} template to a desired location on the page.
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    Write an Edit Summary and click Publish to save your changes.
    • You can also click Preview, at the bottom of the page, to review the desired effect.
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    Click on Update, at the bottom of the template, to display your most current stats.

Method 2
Displaying the Individual Numbers

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    Click on the Edit tab at the top of your User page.
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    Copy and paste individual readership stats. You can weave them into your writing about yourself or your page decorations, or display them on their own.
    • To display the number of articles you have started, add {{NUMBEROFARTICLESSTARTED}}.
    • To display the number of people that have viewed your articles, add {{VIEWERSHIP}}.
    • To display a link to update your stats, add .[http://www.wikihow.com/User:USERNAME?action=purge Update] .
      • Replace USERNAME with your username.
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    Write an Edit Summary and then click Publish to save your changes.
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    Click on Update to display your most current stats.

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