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For all articles on DailyMTG.com or magicthegathering.com published prior to September 2008. This template calls {{WebRef}}.

Usage

Example: {{OldDailyRef|end of URL (everything after mtgcom/)|title of article|author(s)|date of publication (if any)}}

Parameters

  • {{{1}}}: The part of the URL following /http://www.wizards.com/default.asp?x=mtgcom/ (e.g., askwizards/0907, arcana/617, fullarchive).
  • {{{2}}}: The title of the article, without quotation marks.
  • {{{3}}}: The author(s) (e.g., [[Mark Rosewater]] or Magic Arcana). May be left empty when none is given on DailyMTG.com. Alternatively, use Wizards of the Coast.
  • {{{4}}} or {{{date}}}: The date, without the day of the week (e.g., January 1, 2001).
  • {{{datecode}}}: Optional; the long number in the Wayback Machine URL used to indicate the specific snapshot to use (after http://web.archive.org/web/ and before /http://www.wizards.com). To use this, add |datecode= and then your code just before }}.

For all articles on DailyMTG.com or magicthegathering.com published prior to September 2008.

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
end of URL (everything after mtgcom/)1

The part of the URL following /http://www.wizards.com/default.asp?x=mtgcom/

Unknownrequired
title of article2

The title of the article, without quotation marks

Unknownsuggested
author(s)3

The author(s). If no author is given but the article is in a column, use the column name. Alternatively, use Wizards of the Coast.

Unknownsuggested
date of publication (if any)date

The date, without the day of the week

Example
January 1, 2001
Unknownsuggested
datecodedatecode

the long number in the Wayback Machine URL used to indicate the specific snapshot to use (after http://web.archive.org/web/ and before /http://www.wizards.com). To use this, add |datecode= and then your code just before }}

Example
20080518031038
Unknownoptional