|This is a documentation subpage for Template:Tfd.
It contains usage information, categories, interlanguage links and other content that is not part of the original template page.
To nominate a single template, copy and paste the following code at the top of the template:
This code will work as is; there is no need to replace PAGENAME with the actual page name.
To nominate multiple templates for deletion under the same heading, type the following at the top of each individual template:
To nominate inline templates, set the type parameter to inline. This will help with formatting issues that are occurring when the large Tdf notification is displayed.
To use even smaller notifications, for inline template nominations, set the type parameter to tiny.
To nominate templates that are used as sidebars, set the type parameter to sidebar, infobox or box.
When using the sidebar type, you can set the width of the notification, by using the width parameter.
This option completely disables transclusion of the discussion notification. Use it when everything else fails.
Which type should be used ? 
If the default type were to be inserted into the template, the following would result:
Obviously, it's impossible for the reader to identify the deletion candidate.
instead generates the following result:
As can be seen, the downside is a greater degree of interference with the article's text, so the decision of which type to use, should be made on a case-by-case basis. In the rare case, where the insertion of any template is deemed too detrimental to a large number of articles, it might be advisable to completely disable the notifications.