Writing:Templates (state executive officials)

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This page is a content-and-style guide about how to add templates to a state executive official articles.

Generic offices

For generic offices such as Governor and Agriculture Commissioner add two templates to the bottom of the page - the state executive offices template and the office specific template.

Code example:

{{State executive offices}}
{{Labor commissioners}}

State executive offices

For state executive offices such as Governor of Illinois and North Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture add three templates to the bottom of the page - the state executive offices template, the office specific template, and the state template.

Code example:

{{State executive offices}}
{{Current superintendent of schools}}
{{Nevada}}

Officeholders

For officeholder pages such as Pat Quinn and Sheila Simon, add two templates - the office specific template and the state template.

Code example:

{{Auditors}}
{{Arizona}}

Candidate profiles

Use the state template for all candidates.

Code example:

{{State}}

Gubernatorial templates

Stubs

To identify a stub article, add {{SEO stub}}. For example: {{SEO stub|Month=MONTH YEAR}}

  • XXXX = tag name
  • MONTH = add the appropriate month. i.e. January and year, ie, January 2013

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