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A convenience template for citing or referencing Godville Blog posts in Godwiki articles.


Simply provide the number of the blog post being referenced, and the mention will be formatted and linked to that post. If you omit the post number, it will create a general link to the blog.


First unnamed parameter
The blog post number.
Second unnamed parameter
The blog post name, if you want it displayed in the citation text.
|page=page numbers
If supplied, the link will link to the specified page of comments, and the citation text will include a reference to comments page specified.


Wikicode Renders as
{{Cite blog|89|Bingo!}} Godville Blog, post 89: Bingo!
{{Cite blog|117}} Godville Blog, post 117
{{Cite blog}} Godville Blog

The template is especially useful in citations (hence the name).

This code
Strange things are afoot in the world of Godville!<ref>{{Cite blog|1|Greetings!}}</ref>

will be presented as

Strange things are afoot in the world of Godville![1]