Here are the latest technical updates at Wikia. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Wednesday, so we’re posting this on a Tuesday to give you advance notice. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.

Notable Changes

  • The Categories section on article pages gets an updated design.
  • In the editor, the right rail category module from visual mode is now used in source mode as well. Users with the category module disabled in their preferences will not see any change.
New Category Module

The updated categories module as seen on the Spock article on Memory Alpha.

Select Known Issues

  • The <videogallery> tag is no longer working. The <gallery> tag can be used instead.
  • Blog comments are currently broken in Monobook.
  • Sliders and tabber code are also taking the week off in Monobook.
  • The TOC link for Article Comments isn't working properly.
  • Blog comments have started showing up on Special:RecentChanges as article comments.

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