This page is considered an official policy on the American Gods Wiki.

It illustrates standards of conduct which are widely accepted among editors and is considered a standard that everyone should follow. Except for minor edits, please use the forums to propose changes to this policy.

This Layout Guide outlines a standard that is intended to make American Gods Wiki consistent, clear, and precise. This guide will help editors learn which layout to use for an article. If you have any questions, please contact an admin.

All articles should have a top section that summarizes the subject of the article and the applicable infobox template if one exists. These are the clean layouts for each page. To find proper Templates, please visit the Template Guide.

Additional Guidelines:

Chapters Edit

See Chapter Five as an example.
See chapter templates here.
For chapters, the following layout should be used:

== Plot ==
== Myths ==
== Dreams ==
== Coin Tricks ==
== Places ==
== People ==
== Notes and Trivia ==
== References ==

Episodes Edit

See The Bone Orchard as an example.
See episode templates here.
For episodes, the following layout should be used:

== Summary ==
== Plot ==
== Cast ==
=== Starring ===
=== Guest Starring ===
== Quotes ==
== Multimedia
=== Gallery ===
=== Music ===
=== Video ===
== Notes and Trivia ==
== See Also ==
== References ==

Characters Edit

See Shadow Moon/Series as an example.
See Character templates here.
For characters, the following layout should be used:

== Background ==
== Significance in narrative ==
== Significance in series ==
== Physical appearance ==
== Powers and abilities ==
== Gallery ==
== Notes and trivia ==
== References ==

Templates Edit

See Template Guide to see which templates belong on which articles.