Tutorial: reading and writing diaries and comments

This compilation provides links to several useful resources about writing diaries and comments.

DK5 Tutorial: Writing a diary, embedding images, navigating comments

Here's a text-and-image version of the video-based tutorial above:
DK5 How-To: Writing, Editing, Publishing a Diary

We also recommend: New Diarists: Resources for all has lots of links to various tutorials created by Kossacks, for Kossacks to help you get started. Many topics are covered.

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