Writing:References (local measures)

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This page is a content-and-style guide about how to add "References" to a local ballot measure article.
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Procedure

Newspaper articles or similar sources that you're relying on for some of your information should be included as reference footnotes, following these citation conventions, which you can see in practice here.

Note that as soon as you add the first citation footnote to an article, you must add a "References" section that includes the {{reflist}} or {{reflist}} tag, or your citation won't show up for your reader as a clickable link.

In other words, be sure to type a "References" section heading, after your "External links" section:

Code example:

==References==

{{reflist}}
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