A Wiki Gnome is a wiki user who makes useful incremental edits without clamoring for attention. Wiki Gnomes work behind the scenes of Triangle Wiki, tying up little loose ends and making things run more smoothly.

For example -fixing typos, correcting poor grammar, creating redirects, adding categories, and repairing broken links.

List of Popular Tasks

  1. Enforce the style guide.
  2. Add wiki links.
  3. Add or remove tags based on best practices.
  4. Remove seed or photo request includes from awesome looking pages.
  5. Add a message to pages that need a photo and/or more content.
  6. Add a message to business pages that use way too much marketing talk.

Known Triangle Wiki Gnomes

Here is a list of known Wiki Gnomes

Wiki Gnome Date Recommended by
needcaffeine 3/3/2012 ReidSerozi
Dan 3/1/2012 ReidSerozi
LauraHamlyn   n/a
ReidSerozi   n/a

This page is part of the Wiki Community collection.  If you're interested in getting more involved with the project, brainstorm ideas for content development, or if you'd like to meet the team that's heading up the efforts to build momentum, head on over to the Triangle Wiki Discussion Group on Facebook and check out the rest of the wiki community pages.