This template is used to identify essays clearly.
It can accept two parameters; the first for the name of the author that will appear instead of "RationalWiki users":
If the name of the author matches the name of a RW user with an existing userpage, it will be automatically linked.
The second is to specifiy a license other than CC-BY-SA 3.0; currently accepted values are PD (for public domain), and CC-BY.
- Template:EssaynonCC: If you don't want to make your essay Creative Commons-licensed.
- Template:Essayspace: Nominate an article to become an essay.
- Template:EssayBlog: If your essay has been featured on the RationalWiki blog.
- Category:Essay message boxes: Other styles.