Many of you know that there are many articles on how to build and promote a community but, to my knowledge, there are very few that actually tell people the best way to run a wiki.
I am no proffesional but have run a few short lived wikis. I have had to deal with vandalism, spam and people just being rude so I hope that the lessons I learnt from my mistakes will help others.
This is the first of the weekly blogs I hope to put on Community Central to help others in all aspects of wikia life!
When running a wiki you need to know that even though you have admin rights doesn't make you 'The Boss'. You can deal with problems, guide and create major things for the community but you need to remember it is a community. While at first you need to take…
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Hey guys! I'm ThePhoenixGhirl and today I'm here to talk to you about my wiki, Wiki Writers Wiki Writers]! I created this wiki to help those who want to do something in the writing industry as while it may not seem like it the writing business is alot hard than what you would think.
I have always had a keen interest in writing but recently I have decided that I would like to do more than just write fanfictions on online sites. I wanted to publish my work. I decided to do a bit of research and that's when I discovered how rough the whole process is. I also learnt that many give up after realising the work they have to put in and the chance of them actually landing a good deal. Thus came Wiki Writers!
I created the wiki so that people like me …Read more >