Main / Wiki FAQ
See a link labeled "Edit" next to the main text? That means any page on this website can be edited with just one click. Moreover, pages can be added and reorganized on the fly. There's no quicker way to work with a website. That's what "wiki" means.
Now, if you try here, the wiki will ask for a password. Used to be, anyone could edit one of these without needing permission, but nowadays there are too many spammers around.
I could be lazy and send you to Why Wiki Works or Praise of Wiki, but here's the short version: if they could be bothered to read so far, people likely had a genuine interest in improving the site, as opposed to ruining it. Besides, on a wiki edits are easier to revert than to make. That's a big part of what they are.
Yes and no. Wikipedia is a public service, and mostly about fact. My wiki is private, and mostly about fiction. But they are both wikis.
If I know you, yes, probably. Contact me through one of the usual channels. There are no user accounts, but you can (and should!) sign your edits with a name of your choice.
Easy, you link to the desired page from one that already exists, then follow the link to create it. This has a couple of advantages: