• JeskaD

    Howdy Wikia,

    I've been down in Austin this week, experiencing the geeky craziness that is the annual South by Southwest Interactive festival (SXSW). Already I've seen some interesting threads running through this event. From small businesses to large, from founders to marketers, app builders to wine sellers, people in the online space are starting to realize the need to be more authentic to be successful. This goes beyond simply listening to their users, fans, or customers. They need to be more human.

    Web Entrepreneur (and wine guy) Gary Vaynerchuk expanded on this idea in his new book, The Thank You Economy. During his high-energy keynote on Monday he said: "Human elements are going to matter more than ever."

    This thread appeared again on Tue…

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  • JeskaD

    Wikia Lifestyle is excited to announce that we’re working with Bazaar Bizarre, San Francisco’s premier craft show to bring you Cocktails and Crafts an exciting and exclusive DIY event. The Wikia Lifestyle team will be on hand offering fun Crafting Workshops where you can make your own crafts to take home for free!

    At Cocktails and Crafts you will…

    • Participate in craft projects and interactive art, including:
      • Wikia’s DIY Holiday Workshops: create your own Steampunk Holiday Card or Reusable Jewelry Gift Bag
      • Swing by the TechShop booth for a special Chocolate Etching Demonstration
    • Sip cocktails and beer from local distilleries
      • Visit the Honest Tea-Haamonii Shochu Mix Lab to make a heavenly cocktail infusion
    • Shop with 150 vendors and artists in an exclusive par…

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  • JeskaD

    Howdy Lifestyle admins!

    If you've been following the exciting news on Community Central, you've probably heard about our new look which is currently in beta testing. Haven't heard anything yet? Check the New Look FAQ or this announcement.

    As a Lifestyle admin, your wiki will be among the first to test out our new look. To help you prepare for this change, we've added you to the beta testing group, where you can access the Theme Designer, test new functionality and prepare your wiki for the switch.

    1. First Access the New Look: Now that you've gotten beta access, Wikia will look a bit different (you're now viewing it with our new look!). Don't worry, the new design is fully customizable! You can also go back to the old look in your Preferences (ch…

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