TN Wiki Insights: the numbers. What is the impact when you publish on the #TNWIKI?

Did you ever wonder what impact you’ve got when publishing on the TNWIKI? First a bit of a recap on the public numbers and the content. The public Wiki statistics, you can consult yourself, are on the Wiki featured (recent) articles. Wiki Statistics 10,654 users have contributed 27,789 pages, 242,036 revisions, and 146,045 comments. Also…

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Wiki Life: Microsoft Wiki focus… keep sharp on #Microsoft Technology.

A small Wiki reminder is due, it usually needs some quarterly refreshment.    From time to time, we get some off-topic articles…  And yes, admitted they have some great content… (But there is a BUT.) BUT there are some best practices and conditions to post on the Wiki. … correction <Microsoft> Wiki.   If you…

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Wiki Quick Tip 13: Get the an animated gif moving

This week, George Grammatikos and I were troubleshooting one of his latest articles (Azure Compute: Introduction To Azure Batch )… When looking into the article, you’ll notice a nice animated gif in the Parallel Job Processing paragraph. (let’s see if it works here in the blog) Well, animated, … at the first upload of the gif…

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TechNet Wiki looking back to 2018, the end of bulk spam

You probably have noticed that some of the article edit counts (“activities completed”) have been extremely high, the last few days, while the actual article edits seemed very low. Unless you checked the high number of “SPAM_…” articles quickly passing by again in the Wiki history the last weeks, months… Let me take you back…

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Important Notice: TechNet Wiki Migration Wave 2 (Dec 5 from 5 to 10PM PST)

In short: Please avoid making any edits and or posting any new TN Wiki articles on December 05, between 5pm PST and 10pm PST. What’s happening? The TechNet Wiki site  https://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki will be migrating from the current infrastructure to a full Azure hosted platform, this is part of our roadmap for a full Azure adoption across…

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Important Notice: TechNet Wiki Migration (Nov 19 5-10PM PST)

In short: Please avoid making any edits and or posting any new TN Wiki articles between November 19 5pm PST and 10pm PST. What’s happening? The TechNet Wiki site  https://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki will be migrating from the current infrastructure to a full Azure hosted platform, this is part of our roadmap for a full Azure adoption across all…


Sorry you don’t have enough privileges to post an article on the Wiki.

Introduction For a very long time, already since the inception of your favorite Wiki, we have been facing quite some attention from spammers, posting the most ludicrous content. In 2016-2017… while we even had a semi-professional spam hunter team (we still do), who ended up killing a few 100+ spam articles a day, which was…

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The MVP year of the TN Wiki

Today, I’ve had the tremendous honor to be renewed as Microsoft MVP for Enterprise Mobility (Identity & Access). https://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/Overview The award is a recognition to people who passionately share their knowledge with the community. It is (re-)evaluated again every single year. In essence the award is looking at the last year, with no guarantee for the…

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