The month of May is Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, during which the significant contributions of Asian Americans to American culture are highlighted. Fandom is participating this month under the theme Visibility and Amplification by shining a light on individuals, amplifying voices, and creating spaces for people to share their story.
You can read more in this blog!
How to celebrate?
True to its theme, Fandom will be hosting roundtables, interviews, quizzes, Maps, and more!
Check out the blog for available quizzes:
- Log out and go to the listed pages (you'll find the quiz underneath the table of contents):
- Log back in and let us know in the blog comments how you did!
We also have two great roundtables coming up!
You get a Map, and you get a Map, and you a Map!
Hey everyone! Fandom recently announced that Interactive Maps are live on the platform. With this feature, communities can design their own interactive maps, allowing you to place pins on an image that will lead to wiki articles when clicked on.
Interactive Maps are available to all communities, accessible
from the the "Explore" menu on the local navigation, or by visiting
Special:AllMaps directly in the url. Map creation and editing is
currently limited to those with the user right
editinteractivemap, which is automatically given to
administrators and Fandom Staff, and they can make anyone a
You can get very creative with Maps, from creating Maps of the world, to indicating the pa…
About a year after the introduction of the global "Wiki Rules and Blocking Policy", which was created to benefit to overall health of wiki communities, this policy is getting an update based on user feedback and request for more clarity and examples. The changes to the global policy will go into effect on April 4th, 2022. This is the perfect time to come together as a community and review whether or not your wiki is in compliance with the new requirements!
- 1 The new policy
- 1.1 What changed?
- 1.2 Got questions?
- 1.3 Easy links
- Rules for your wikis must be defined and easily accessible. This can include putting a link to the rules page on the wiki’s main page or in the top navigation.
- Rules must include guidelines regarding wiki formatting, …