Template:Cat main

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Usage

This template is for use on Category pages, to refer to the primary article associated with this category, which most of the time, describes the entire set containing the category.

Normal usage (uses category name for wiki link):

If the name of the main article is different than the name of the category — for example: if the main article for Category:Dead or Alive is Dead or Alive (series) — then you will need to use one parameter to specify the article:

Multiple articles

Simply append more articles as additional arguments (up to five):

  • {{Cat main|1}} results in
  • {{Cat main|1|2}} results in
  • {{Cat main|1|2|3|4|5}} results in

Pages which aren't articles

TemplateData

Specifies the primary article(s) associated with this category

Template parameters
Parameter Description Type Default Status
Article 1 1 Name of primary article, if different from category name wiki-page-name empty optional
Article 2 2 Name of second main article wiki-page-name empty optional
Article 3 3 Name of third main article wiki-page-name empty optional
Article 4 4 Name of fourth main article wiki-page-name empty optional
Article 5 5 Name of fifth main article wiki-page-name empty optional


See also