Wiki Life: Wiki Ninjas on Twitter

Did you know Wiki Ninjas has a Twitter account? Did you know by contributing to this blog you are also contributing to the Wiki Ninjas Twitter feed? Unsure how – then read on. The @WikiNinjas Twitter feed automatically retweets every new blog post within minutes of it appearing on the Wiki Ninjas blog. These auto…

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Wiki Life: The Leaderboards

You may be familiar with the weekly blog posts listing the Top Contributors Awards for each week. These are found using the tag: top-contributors-of-the-week But did you know the TechNet Wiki also has three different leaderboards? In this blog post, we look at another way to see who is passionately contributing to TechNet. The Top…

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Wiki Life: Docs.com is shutting down

It was announced on Friday June 9, 2017 that Docs.com is being shut down. The final day for the service is Friday, December 15, 2017. This is sad news since Docs.com was only converted from Curah! last year. For the full end-of-service announcement, see the post here: Important information about Docs.com end of service. The…

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Wiki Quick tip: fixing break lines issues in your #TNWIKI article

When you’re editing or updating an article, you might notice that some blank lines are duplicated when saving the article to TNWiki. This is a known issue in the HTML rendering of IE to save your article to TechNet Wiki. (Just FYI, The issue is reported, but not on the top priority list to fix,…

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Wiki Life: Tips for Picking A Microsoft Technology and Topic for your article

Dear All, Welcome to TechNet Wiki Life: It’s Wednesday and you all know today’s blog post will be related TechNet Wiki life. In today’s blog, I would like to give Tips for Picking Microsoft Technology and Topic for your article. Selecting A Microsoft Technology to write an article about In TechNet, only Microsoft technology-related articles…


Wiki Life: Readability Tools

Blog posts that are concise and easy to read make for a better reading experience for the people looking at your articles. What makes an article easily readable and how do you gauge the readability of your writing? In this post, we will look at a few tools that can improve your posts. Background English…

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EXCLUSIVE! The #TNWiki lifetime in Numbers

Did you ever wonder how the TNWiki is doing now? 8,765 users have contributed 25,441 pages, 201,205 revisions, and 118,012 comments, 7675 deleted pages (mostly spam content).   That’s not a surprise, for most of us as you can check that on the Wiki landing page. You definitely would want a bit more… How the…

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Wiki Life: RSS Feed & Blog Reader

I wrote a TechNet Wiki post a while back about subscribing to the Wiki Ninjas Blog in Outlook RSS feeds. I also profiled the article in a TNWiki Article Spotlight. Since then I have expanded the number of feeds I track and so I started searching for a new RSS and blog reader. I settled…

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Wiki Life: keep 2 things in mind before Publish Articles

Dear All, Welcome to TechNet Wiki Life: PS: Today’s banners come from  Prashanth Jayaram Always, always and always keep two things in mind before you publish article for TechNet Wiki. First one is Quality and second one is Article Format. Think Quality and Format of articles are like two eyes of a human. We all know…