FANDOM


A guide to help with adding and editing different types of pages on the wiki.

Characters Edit

Creating a New Page Edit

There are a couple different ways to create a page. The easiest, would be to visit the homepage, scroll to the bottom and find the Helping Out heading. There you should be able to find a box that allows you to type in the desired page name and click Create.

Alternatively, you can add a new page from your browser's address bar. Type in the desired page name (with spaces) after http://brooklyn99.wikia.com/wiki/. From there you can click the Create button or Add to this page, to begin adding content.

Adding an Infobox Edit

To add a character infobox, select Template from the Insert drop down menu. Type Character and select the button labeled Infobox Character. Fill out the form with as much information as available. You can click Update Preview to see what the infobox will look like while you are still editing.

To add an image to the infobox, first upload the image. Then paste the photo's filename into the image field.

Category Edit

Adding the character infobox will automatically add the page to the Characters category.

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with as much information provided as possible, a brief character summary for the top of the page, a more detailed biography, a description of the character's physical appearance, a description of the character's personality, a list of their closest relationships (some may require a link to their own relationship page), trivia about the character, quotes said by the character, and a gallery. Not all pages will require all of the above.

Episodes Edit

Creating a New Page Edit

There are a couple different ways to create a page. The easiest, would be to visit the homepage, scroll to the bottom and find the Helping Out heading. There you should be able to find a box that allows you to type in the desired page name and click Create.

Alternatively, you can add a new page from your browser's address bar. Type in the desired page name (with spaces) after http://brooklyn99.wikia.com/wiki/. From there you can click the Create button or Add to this page, to begin adding content.

Adding an Infobox Edit

To add a character infobox, select Template from the Insert drop down menu. Type Episode and select the button labeled Infobox episode. Fill out the form with as much information as available. You can click Update Preview to see what the infobox will look like while you are still editing.

To add an image to the infobox, first upload the image. Then paste the photo's filename into the image field.

Category Edit

Adding the episodes infobox will automatically add the page to the Episodes category.

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with as much information provided as possible, a brief summary with the airdate, a brief episode synopsis, a list of the cast for that episode, a detailed plot with images, trivia about the episode, cultural references from the episode, running gags, a list of songs used in the episode, quotes and a gallery.

Seasons Edit

Creating a New Page Edit

There are a couple different ways to create a page. The easiest, would be to visit the homepage, scroll to the bottom and find the Helping Out heading. There you should be able to find a box that allows you to type in the desired page name and click Create.

Alternatively, you can add a new page from your browser's address bar. Type in the desired page name (with spaces) after http://brooklyn99.wikia.com/wiki/. From there you can click the Create button or Add to this page, to begin adding content.

Adding an Infobox Edit

To add a character infobox, select Template from the Insert drop down menu. Type Season and select the button labeled Infobox season. Fill out the form with as much information as available. You can click Update Preview to see what the infobox will look like while you are still editing.

To add an image to the infobox, first upload the image. Then paste the photo's filename into the image field.

Category Edit

Adding the seasons infobox will automatically add the page to the Seasons category.

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with as much information provided as possible, a brief summary with the premiere/finale dates, production or behind the scenes information, the main cast, a list of that season's guest stars, a list of the episodes with a brief description and thumbnail, awards earned that season, and any images or videos.

Relationships Edit

Creating a New Page Edit

There are a couple different ways to create a page. The easiest, would be to visit the homepage, scroll to the bottom and find the Helping Out heading. There you should be able to find a box that allows you to type in the desired page name and click Create.

Alternatively, you can add a new page from your browser's address bar. Type in the desired page name (with spaces) after http://brooklyn99.wikia.com/wiki/. From there you can click the Create button or Add to this page, to begin adding content.

Adding an Infobox Edit

To add a character infobox, select Template from the Insert drop down menu. Type Relationship and select the button labeled Infobox relationship. Fill out the form with as much information as available. You can click Update Preview to see what the infobox will look like while you are still editing.

To add an image to the infobox, first upload the image. Then paste the photo's filename into the image field.

Category Edit

Adding the relationship infobox will automatically add the page to the Relationships category.

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with as much information provided as possible, a brief summary of the relationship, a detailed description of scenes involving the pair (with images), running gags involving the pair, trivia and quotes.

Locations Edit

Creating a New Page Edit

There are a couple different ways to create a page. The easiest, would be to visit the homepage, scroll to the bottom and find the Helping Out heading. There you should be able to find a box that allows you to type in the desired page name and click Create.

Alternatively, you can add a new page from your browser's address bar. Type in the desired page name (with spaces) after http://brooklyn99.wikia.com/wiki/. From there you can click the Create button or Add to this page, to begin adding content.

Adding an Infobox Edit

To add a character infobox, select Template from the Insert drop down menu. Type Locations and select the button labeled Infobox Locations. Fill out the form with as much information as available. You can click Update Preview to see what the infobox will look like while you are still editing.

To add an image to the infobox, first upload the image. Then paste the photo's filename into the image field.

Category Edit

Adding the locations infobox will automatically add the page to the Locations category.

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with as much information provided as possible, a brief summary of the location, a detailed description of the location, trivia and a gallery.

Running Gags Edit

Creating a New Page Edit

There are a couple different ways to create a page. The easiest, would be to visit the homepage, scroll to the bottom and find the Helping Out heading. There you should be able to find a box that allows you to type in the desired page name and click Create.

Alternatively, you can add a new page from your browser's address bar. Type in the desired page name (with spaces) after http://brooklyn99.wikia.com/wiki/. From there you can click the Create button or Add to this page, to begin adding content.

Adding an Infobox Edit

To add a character infobox, select Template from the Insert drop down menu. Type Gags and select the button labeled Infobox Gags. Fill out the form with as much information as available. You can click Update Preview to see what the infobox will look like while you are still editing.

To add an image to the infobox, first upload the image. Then paste the photo's filename into the image field.

Category Edit

Adding the running gags infobox will automatically add the page to the Running Gags category.

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with an image measuring 700px x 300px, a brief summary of the running joke, a list of episodes with a brief description of each time the running gag appears.

Staff Edit

Creating a New Page Edit

There are a couple different ways to create a page. The easiest, would be to visit the homepage, scroll to the bottom and find the Helping Out heading. There you should be able to find a box that allows you to type in the desired page name and click Create.

Alternatively, you can add a new page from your browser's address bar. Type in the desired page name (with spaces) after http://brooklyn99.wikia.com/wiki/. From there you can click the Create button or Add to this page, to begin adding content.

Adding an Infobox Edit

To add a character infobox, select Template from the Insert drop down menu. Type Staff and select the button labeled Infobox Staff. Fill out the form with as much information as available. You can click Update Preview to see what the infobox will look like while you are still editing.

To add an image to the infobox, first upload the image. Then paste the photo's filename into the image field.

Category Edit

Adding the staff infobox will automatically add the page to the Staff category. You may also add Actors, Writers, or Directors categories when necessary.

Actors Edit

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with as much information provided as possible, a summary of their career, a brief summary of their personal life (try not to get too personal), a list of filmography, trivia and a gallery.

Writers/Directors Edit

What to Include Edit

Things to include on character pages include: an infobox with as much information provided as possible, a brief summary of the staff member, a list of writing or directing credits and trivia.

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.