Template:No footnotes/sandbox

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When to use[edit]

Use this template to indicate that there are general references in the article, but that none are currently linked with inline citations. If you wish to indicate that there should be more linking via inline citations for articles that already have inline citations, use {{more footnotes}} instead. For articles where the problem is not in that there are general references that are unlinked, but rather that there are just simply not enough references, use {{refimprove}}.

An inline citation is any system that associates a given piece of an article with a specific citation. The two most popular forms are clickable footnotes (<ref> tags, which produce numbered footnotes like this: [1]) and parenthetical references (e.g., (Smith 2010)). Other articles use manually formatted footnotes or embedded citations. Do not add this tag to articles that use the "wrong" style of inline citation.

How to use[edit]

To add this template to an article, copy and paste {{No footnotes|{{subst:DATE}}}}.

This template has a |date= parameter. One way to use this parameter is {{No footnotes|{{subst:DATE}}}} but it can be done more explicitly as {{No footnotes|date=September 2016}} (both result in the same output). If the parameter is left off a bot will add it within a day or so.

The template also has an optional |BLP= parameter. If its value is yes, this will indicate that the article is a biography of a living person, which have higher standards for further reading and external links.

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This template indicates that there are general references in this article, but that none are currently linked with inline citations.

Template parameters

This template prefers block formatting of parameters.

Parameter Description Type Status
Date Added date

When this template was added

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
{{subst:DATE}}
String required
Biography of a Living Person BLPblp

Indicates if this article is a biography of a living person

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
Boolean optional
Article Word 1

Replaces the word article used in "The article"

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
String optional
Style style

CSS style to add

Default
empty
Example
empty
Auto value
Unknown optional
Suffix suffix

no description

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empty
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
Unknown deprecated