Policies, procedures, and FAQ (One-Stop Shop)
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This page looks to be a "One-Stop Shop" for users to find various policies, procedures, and answers to commonly asked questions.
General information[edit | edit source]
|Ad layout||Information about Gamepedia's ad layout|
|Cargo: Quick start guide||Cargo tutorials|
|Common Cargo issues||Information on troubleshooting Cargo issues|
|Gamepedia PRO for editors||Information about Gamepedia PRO comps for editors|
|Editor of the Month||Information about our Editor of the Month program|
|GRASP||Information about the Gamepedia Rapid Anti-Spam Patrol group|
|Guide to creating and editing achievements||How to edit/delete/create achievements|
|Importing and exporting wiki pages||How to use the Import/Export functions|
|Mega Achievement image customization||How to customize "Master of" achievement images|
|Troubleshooting||How to troubleshoot issues before reporting to Gamepedia|
|User groups and permissions||How to assign user rights|
|Wiki guidelines||Information about how to create guidelines on an individual wiki|
|WikiPoints||Information about the WikiPoints system|
Policies[edit | edit source]
|Analytics Dashboard||Policies and information about the Analytics Dashboard|
|Crypto policy||Policy regarding trading/exchange of cryptocurrency on Gamepedia|
|Disabling anonymous editing on a wiki||Policy and procedure for the disabling on anonymous editing|
|Hydra Commons||Policies and procedures about Hydra Commons and image repositories|
|Interwiki linking policy||Policy about interwiki links on Gamepedia|
|RevisionDelete||Policy about usage of RevisionDelete functionality|
|Slack||Policies and information about the Gamepedia Slack team|
|SMW Policy||Policy regarding Semantic MediaWiki|
|Social media policies||Policies for community-run social media accounts related to Gamepedia|
|Wiki design rules||Policy and rules governing changes to the wiki skin/layout|
|Wiki claims||Policies and information about the Wiki Claims system|
Procedures[edit | edit source]
|Account deletion||Policy and procedure for requesting an account deletion|
|Namespaces||Procedures for adding/removing namespaces|
|Rename account||How to request an account rename|
|Reporting bad advertisements||How to properly report bad ads|
|Reporting issues on Gamepedia||How to properly report a bug or issue|
|Requesting extensions||Information about our policies on extensions and how to request new ones|
|Requesting wiki promotion||How to request social promotion for your wiki|
|Requests for developer contacts or assets||Procedures and policies for requesting assets or contact with a developer|
|Staff intervention||How and when to request aid from Gamepedia staff for disputes/issues on-wiki|
|Translation guidelines||Procedure for starting a new language variant for a wiki|
|Twitch ID merge||How to merge your Gamepedia and Twitch accounts|
|User groups and permissions||Procedures for requesting new user groups or changes to permissions|
|Using custom fonts on a wiki||Procedure for requesting/using fonts on Gamepedia wikis|
|Wiki maintenance scripts||Procedure for requesting and info about maintenance scripts|
FAQ[edit | edit source]
- How do I request an extension for my wiki?
- How do I claim a wiki?
- How can I request that VisualEditor be disabled on my wiki?
- The “Favorite Wiki” on a Profile page or Wiki Avatar on Gamepedia.com is missing or outdated, what should I do?
- I’m having a problem with one of the wiki mobile apps.
- How do I get access to analytics for the wiki on which I’m an administrator?
- I’m seeing labels like <action-edit> where buttons/labels are supposed on the wiki.
- I’m seeing this message on a UserProfile page, "A global user by that name was not found."