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===Step one: Getting started===
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===Getting started===
 
If this is your first visit to Ballotpedia, start at the [[Ballotpedia:About|What is Ballotpedia?]] page. It'll fill you in on the basics.
 
If this is your first visit to Ballotpedia, start at the [[Ballotpedia:About|What is Ballotpedia?]] page. It'll fill you in on the basics.
  
===Step two: Finding your way around===
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===Finding your way around===
 
* [[Special:Allpages|The full list of Ballotpedia articles.]]
 
* [[Special:Allpages|The full list of Ballotpedia articles.]]
 
* [[Initiative Campaigns|Find ballot initiatives and campaigns]] Current and historical, including in your state.
 
* [[Initiative Campaigns|Find ballot initiatives and campaigns]] Current and historical, including in your state.
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* [[State ballot measure websites]].
 
* [[State ballot measure websites]].
  
===Step three: Getting ready to edit===
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===Getting ready to edit===
 
* First you need to [[Help:Registering with Ballotpedia|register]].
 
* First you need to [[Help:Registering with Ballotpedia|register]].
 
* Then you need to know [[Help:Logging in|how to log in]].
 
* Then you need to know [[Help:Logging in|how to log in]].
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* Want to get your feet wet on some easy stuff first? Check the [[Ballotpedia:To do list]].
 
* Want to get your feet wet on some easy stuff first? Check the [[Ballotpedia:To do list]].
  
===Step four: Editing===
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===Editing===
  
 
* [[Ballotpedia:How to edit a page|How to edit a page]].  Anyone, including ''you'', can edit a page.
 
* [[Ballotpedia:How to edit a page|How to edit a page]].  Anyone, including ''you'', can edit a page.

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Getting started

If this is your first visit to Ballotpedia, start at the What is Ballotpedia? page. It'll fill you in on the basics.

Finding your way around

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Editing

See also: Help page