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Commons Picture of the Year 2006 CompetitionEdit

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The arrangements for the Commons Picture of the Year 2006 competition are now complete, and voting will start tomorrow, Feb 1st. All Featured Pictures promoted last year are automatically nominated. As a past contributor to Featured Pictures, we invite you to participate in the competition (but please wait until tomorrow to vote). --MichaelMaggs 22:22, 31 January 2007 (UTC)

Tip: Categorizing imagesEdit

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Hello, Albert!

Tip: Add categories to your images

Thanks a lot for contributing to the Wikimedia Commons! Here's a tip to make your uploads more useful: Why not add some categories to describe them? This will help more people to find and use them.

Here's how:

1) If you're using the UploadWizard, you can add categories to each file when you describe it. Just click "more options" for the file and add the categories which make sense:

Uploadwizard-categories.png

2) You can also pick the file from your list of uploads, edit the file description page, and manually add the category code at the end of the page.

[[Category:Category name]]

For example, if you are uploading a diagram showing the orbits of comets, you add the following code:

[[Category:Astronomical diagrams]]
[[Category:Comets]]

This will make the diagram show up in the categories "Astronomical diagrams" and "Comets".

When picking categories, try to choose a specific category ("Astronomical diagrams") over a generic one ("Illustrations"). Pro-tip: The CommonSense tool can help you find the best category for your image.

Thanks again for your uploads! More information about categorization can be found in Commons:Categories, and don't hesitate to leave a note on the help desk.

BotMultichillT 06:24, 7 September 2009 (UTC)

Cleome rutidosperma imageEdit

Hi Albert

I am asking if it is okay to use this image http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e9/Cleome_rutidosperma_seng-kong_peh-hoe-chhai_001.jpg

in a book entitled Medicinal Plants in Australia Vol 4 - An Australian Apothecary can you contact me via my talk page email Ringpicker (talk) 08:55, 15 May 2012 (UTC)