Wikimania 2006/Proceedings/Guidelines for contributors

Initial draft of guidelines for contributors. Please edit mercilessly.


Submissions will be subject to copyediting (for spelling, grammar, etc.) and where necessary substantive editing (style, content, etc.), although the latter will be done with a light touch and authors will have every opportunity to approve any changes.

Approval for the final version to be published will rest with the author.


Submissions will be made available on the Wikimania 2006 Wiki.

Full text of papers will be made available in the following formats:

  • Wikitext
  • PDF

Slides will be made available in the following formats:

  • Microsoft PowerPoint
  • OpenOffice Impress

Material should be submitted in one of the following formats:

  • Text: Wikitext, or an editable text format (plain text, RTF, OpenOffice doc). Please do not send submissions in PDF or other proprietary or non-editable formats.
  • Images: any preferences?
  • Slides: PowerPoint or OpenOffice Impress.

Where to send submissionsEdit