Here are the latest technical updates at Wikia. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.

Major Bug Fixes

  • Page titles will no longer incorrectly line-break in the middle of words.
  • Unintended lines will no longer appear below bloglist and chat module headings.
  • Images shared from Wikimedia Commons will display correctly.
  • Changes will no longer be incorrectly attributed to an IP ( during creation of a brand new wikia.
  • The subject of a followed page (watchlist) email resulting from an anonymous article edit will no longer be stuck in English for non-English users.

Other Notable Changes

Detailed CSS updates can be found at - the diffs show changes to .css, .scss, .tmpl.php, .html, .sass and .mustache files in Wikia's codebase.

  • Another round of email updates is coming! This week, these emails will be updated:
    • Notifications related to email confirmation and email changes, and around resetting passwords.
    • Notifications about pages being added to followed categories.
    • Notifications for community founders about new edits, general editing activity, and new members.

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