Hey, you're not a pirate, but a TechNet Wiki Ninja, are you?

So, you have spent hours and hours writing a damn good article from scratch, super quality, great and interesting stuff that everybody should read. Every little single character on that paper is yours, written by these master fingers you have. And knowing that you have been investigating the topic in depth, researching the internet, the community,…

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Wiki login issues

Just a quick Wiki logistics announcement… Already for a few weeks, the Wiki is experiencing logon issues. The issue has been escalated to the platform support teams. Have you been experiencing logon issues on the TNWiki like some your Ninja colleagues? Let us know! Feel free to add you comments or notifications at the Wiki…

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Dear MVP, we need #TNWiki Guru Contest Judges, wanna join?

Do you know the TechNet Wiki Guru contest? As explained on the TechNet Wiki: “Each month the TechNet Wiki looks to recognize and celebrate the best of the best!” In essence we’ve added a level of gamification to the TechNet Wiki, to honor the contributors and put them in the spotlight, for contributing attractive content…

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Sunday Surprise: The Wiki X-factor for impact creation

Although I have been juggling around with a few blog post ideas, filling this Sunday surprise, I originally did not plan to jump in for this weekend. How little did I know how quickly it would change… An agenda hick-up for last weekend changed the plans for this weekend… and I’m more than glad to jump in as backup… So … juggling……

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Sunday Surprise: Death by powerpicture

When you write an article and want to make a great success, one of the most attractive and powerful factors is adding pictures to your content. To add pictures, the TechNet Wiki article editor has a specific button You have 3 options to add images Upload a file from your computer Use an existing file on…

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[REQUEST FOR FEEDBACK] We need your help - listing Wiki performance issues

Hello all, we need your help. We’re investigating the Wiki performance issues and need to provide some empirical data / information on the issues that you experience, so the platform owners can link this to platform monitoring/events. So here is the question… When you experience an issue with TNWiki, reply to the post on the…

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Sunday Surprise: why strive for quality?

In my latest articles I’ve been nagging about the importance of quality articles on TNWiki. And besides a genuine call to your fairplay, it has been clear that the major reason was all about governance, rules and guidelines. Mainly because: that’s what I’m facing day by day from the practical perspective of Wiki administration. And…

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Wiki Life: The one excuse you never can use.

You didn’t know.   Although TechNet Wiki is a fairly open platform, it has a major difference with the TechNet forums. Do you know which? Both have a very strong and interactive community… Both have the same Terms of use. Both have a very strong social control (although the TN Forums have more direct communication…). What…

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How much fair play do you got in your DNA?

On this Sunday surprise, I wanted to share a bit of behind-the-scene stories on the Wiki governance… Last few weeks, actually last 6 months, I’ve been involved in a few discussions on issues and frustrations with Wiki ninja’s and forum behaviour… One of the phenomena that pops up, now and then, is: community members join the…

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The TNWiki Ninja blog has been upgraded ... and you'll know it.

Just like the Exchange Team blog, and many other blogs on the TechNet platform, this blog has now been moved to a new platform. As you’ve noticed already, it’s completely new, completely different from what we had before. And it comes with some startup nausea… so bear with us, while we’re doing our best to get…

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