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FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) about the wiki.gg website and brand.

Questions

  • Q: Who manages wiki.gg?
    • A: See Staff for the list of current Wiki Staff Members (backend coders/developers are not listed here).
  • Q: When was wiki.gg founded?
    • A: March 14, 2022
  • Q: Do you host other types of wikis besides gaming? For example, anime or TV series wikis?
    • A: Yes.
  • Q: I have ad-blocker turned off, how do I support wiki.gg website?
  • Q: How is wiki.gg funded?
    • A: wiki.gg is fully funded by its host company Freedom Games. The ads for first-party games help to provide this funding.

  • Q: What version of MediaWiki is wiki.gg using?
    • A: 1.39.4 (0f7c172)
  • Q: When do you choose which version to upgrade to?
    • A: wiki.gg updates with every odd-numbered major version.
  • Q: Is raw HTML allowed?
    • A: No
  • Q: I want to start my own wiki, how do I make one?
  • Q: If my wiki exists on another platform, how do I bring it to wiki.gg?
  • Q: Is it possible to have a private wiki?
    • A: No
  • Q: Is it possible to have custom domain and remove the wiki.gg branding?
    • A: No
  • Q: I want to make a wiki from scratch, is this possible?
    • A: If there is enough interest from the community to work on it, yes, a wiki can be spun-up.
  • Q: If a developer is making a video game, can they contact wiki.gg to spin-up a wiki for a bi-release?
    • A: Having a wiki starting to be spin-up prior to the game release is actually good, especially if it can be released along with the game. [1]

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