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- Right now the Rails folks put everything in a Wiki, which is Hawaiian for “can’t find shit.” – Zed 
This category keeps track of pages that may be useful in introducing newcomers to wiki. Hopefully the text generated in this category will be used by other wikis to explain things to their newcomers.
Note that if another wiki uses this text, they must mark the pages with the text taken from here as OpenContent. See TakingContentFromThisWiki for instructions.
- GenericUsingWiki – short intro
- OnAndOffTopic – apparently the most important question in every online community
- WhyWikiDoesntFailShortVersion – what's to prevent someone from going berserk and wiping the whole site, or secretly changing the meaning of what people say, or clogging everything up with spam?
- WhyWikiWorks – classic page name
- WhatIsaWiki – various uses and abuses of the word "wiki"
- WikiSWOT – Strengths, Weaknesses, Opportunities and Threats
- WikiIsParadoxical – wikis are never complete; if it is complete and perfect, it is not a wiki
- PersonalWiki – getting started with your own personal wiki
What's not here:
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Anyone up for making everything in this category PrimarilyPublicDomain, so that it can be most easily reused?
Currently, there are two pages in the category; this page itself, and WhyWikiWorks. To make the switch, we would need permission from
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