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About categories & pages


The relationships between categories and pages provide some structure for content in the Wiki, which will be useful as the Wiki matures with more content, or becomes a repository for additional research projects. The typical relationship between categories or categories and pages is a parent-child relationship, although in some instances a page or category will have multiple parents. A parent is a page or category with at least one child. A child is a page or category that includes the [[Category:something]] tag. Below is an explanation of the relationship between different levels of content.

  1. Group of categories (eg: Internal strategies, External strategies). These are top-level groupings, and for this project these categories have no parents. This level can be thought of as Parts of a report.
  2. Category - items at this second level have a parent (a level 1 group of categories (eg: Operations planning)
  3. Outcome or result within a category or group of categories (eg: Improve user experience) An outcome or result can either be a page or category, depending
  4. Page - specific strategy linked to an outcome or result
  5. Sub-page - additional information linked to a specific strategy (page), but not an outcome

Page titles


  • use active voice
  • use simple language
  • avoid prepositions
  • avoid redundancy when possible (eg: transit, bus, rail)