< Template:Wikipedia link

Documentation This is a documentation subpage for Template:Wikipedia link (see that page for the template itself).
It contains usage information, categories and other content that is not part of the original template page.

Use this template at the top of articles to link to a corresponding article on Wikipedia.

Parameter Result
1 or first Name of the page to link to (default the page the template is on)
2 or second The text of the link (by default what it links to)
align How to align it (left, right(default), or banner)
Text Explanation Result
{{Wikipedia link|align=left}} Links to the same page title, but on Wikipedia because 1 is not defined. Shows text of where it links to because there are no second parameter. Align=left makes it Align left.

Wikipedia-logo.svg  For more information, see Wikipedia link/doc on Wikipedia.

{{Wikipedia link|Scratch (programming language)|align=right}} Links to page about Scratch on Wikipedia because the first parameter is defined as Scratch. The link text is Scratch because there is no second parameter. align=right makes it align right.

Wikipedia-logo.svg  For more information, see Scratch (programming language) on Wikipedia.

{{Wikipedia link|Scratch (programming language)#Scratch Wiki|Scratch Wiki|align=banner}} The first parameter tells it where to link to, and the second makes the link text be Scratch Wiki. align=banner makes it be a banner.

Wikipedia-logo.svg  For more information, see scratch wiki on Wikipedia.

{{Wikipedia link|2=Custom Text}} Right align is default. 2= sets the 2nd parameter(link text) without setting the first(link). 

Wikipedia-logo.svg  For more information, see Custom Text on Wikipedia.

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