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Welcome, friend Soler/welcome, to the Super Mario Wiki!

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Hello, Soler/welcome, and welcome to the Super Mario Wiki, a collaborative knowledge-base dedicated to the Marioverse. I am Soler, just one of the wiki's 29,974 users. We're glad to have you as a member. If you have any questions, just post it on the FAQ talk page or ask an experienced member and/or Sysop.

The following articles contain guidance and information about reading, authoring, and participating in the Super Mario Wiki community. If this is your first time visiting, please read our Introduction.

How do I do that?

Frequently asked questions
Editing information
User page standards
How to have your username changed

Specific Help

Article – Help creating, expanding, improving an article
Chat – Information on using the MarioWiki Chatroom
Color codes – Help translating colors to hexadecimal
Communication – How to handle and use talk pages
CSS – Help creating an unique monobook.css file for each user
Format – Help formatting text
Gallery – Help creating a picture gallery
Glossary – Help understanding terms used on the wiki
Icon – Help adding an icon
Image – Help putting an image on a page
License – Help selecting the license for uploaded media
Link – Help creating a link
List – Help creating a list; paragraph formatting
Media – Image, audio, and video information
Manual of Style – Editing conventions
Naming conventions (technical restrictions) – Technical restrictions that apply when naming an article
Searching – How to search the MarioWiki
Signature – Help creating a signature
Table – Help creating a table
Template – Help creating and using a template
User preferences – Help with your preferences
Userbox – Help creating a userbox
Vandalism – Help stopping a vandal
YouTube – Help embedding YouTube videos for your userpage only


Sysops – The wiki's powerful officials
Bureaucrats – The extremely powerful users
Porplemontage – The wiki's founder and owner
Blocking policy – The sanctions policy for misbehaviour
Canonicity – Levels of official material
Citation Policy – How to cite sources
Personal images – Policy regarding personal images
Signature – Policy regarding your personal signature


You are welcome to browse through the following categories:
Category:MarioWiki policies
Category:Writing guidelines

See also:

MarioWiki:Personal Check – See if you are abiding by the the signature and personal images policies
MarioWiki:Maintenance – Help fix wiki problems
MarioWiki:Proposals – Make suggestions and vote on other people's suggestions
MarioWiki:PipeProject – Collaborative projects
MarioWiki:Featured articles – The best the wiki has to offer
Wiki Forum – If you wish, you can create an account here.

External Resources

MediaWiki User's Guide

Things you can do

Start an article.
See what you shouldn't do in an article.
Create your user page.
Communicate in our chatroom.

Feel free to delete this message when you're done reading it. After all, your user space belongs to you. I hope this information is helpful, and that you'll have a great experience contributing to our knowledge-base and our community. Remember to enjoy your experience here and also have fun!

Yours sincerely,
Soler (talk).