Chat is a feature that allows us to connect with others users who want to talk about the content of the wiki, discuss guidelines, projects and even share a nice off-topic conversation with another person. Despite being used all over the internet, there are some people that still don't understand what is the proper etiquette in a chat. Which is why the figure of the chat moderator is a key component if we want to have a healthy and drama-free environment.
When you are a chat moderator, you are not a cop, you are not a class of security manager or a superhero, you are a user who gained the trust of both the administration and the users to always ensure harmony between users inside a chat. A good chat moderator is someone passionate and unders…Read more >
Every day, Wikia staff interacts with users like you as part of Community Support, Community Development, the Fan Contributor Program, and more. You've probably had some interaction with staff at some point too. What a lot of people don't know, though, is just how many languages staff represent, and how many users are able to talk to staff members who speak their own language - as opposed to just English.
Wikia currently has Community staff members for English, Spanish, German, Portuguese, Chinese, Japanese, French, and Russian, covering both the Community Support and Community Development teams. This is the largest group of international staff members Wikia's ever had, but even that's not enough to cover the many different languages that u…Read more >
My name is Lucho, and I'm the newest member of the Community Support team. I am really excited to join Wikia, and I'm excited to be working with all the communities here.
I was recently a member of the Community Support team for the video game publisher IGG. While at IGG, I spent a good amount of time working with the English and Spanish communities.
My hobbies include Zumba, playing soccer, and writing soccer articles for a bay area sports web page. In my spare time, I enjoy relaxing at the beach, and exploring new restaurants to satisfy my palate and stomach. Organizing is one of the things I do when I need to ease my mind; it really helps me relax.
I am currently in deep training with the rest of the Community Support Team. I…Read more >