Hey, it's Styro. I haven't been on too often as of late. I suppose it's my own darned fault, as the current count of wikis that I edit totals somewhere around 96 trillion at this point :P
The fact that not all of our users can be editing all the time is actually the subject of this blog post. As I'm sure a lot of you know by now, it's a bit difficult to find users who both like herpetology and care to edit a wiki about it. And of the ones that you can find, most of them make two or three edits and then never show up again.
Recently, however, I came upon this thing called the Global Wildlife Wiki Alliance. The founder of the British Wildlife Wiki created it, and its purpose is to find new members for its wikis, keep them up-to-date, and patro…Read more >
There's a thing on everybody's mind recently. The "other" wiki. But I want us to get away from all that, and focus on the wiki at hand. Like REFERENCES!
I haven't told you all this, but I've been receiving none other than REPTILES Magazine every month since 2008. That's about 50 issues (and three annuals).
Plus, I have dozens of reptile-related books, written by professionals like the Bartlett pair and Philippe de Vosjoli himself.
I figure this all can be used as valid source material. So if you need sources for something, I'm pretty sure I'll be able to find some :)Read more >
As you'll have figured out by now, I'm an admin! Which means toying with things...
What I mean is the look. Not the new look or anything (Monaco RIP...see here for much ranting of the new look), but the background. Green's fine, but doesn't specifically emphasize "reptile."
So, I suggest this as the new background. Watcha think?
As soon as I get a thumbs up I'll add it.Read more >