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'''Staff''' (Moderators, Administrators and Managers) are users on [[Grand Theft Wiki]] who have volunteered their time to help keep the wiki running smoothly. Staff are voted upon by the community and promoted by a Manager. They have been trusted by the community with tools to aid in the maintenance of the wiki. The three levels of staff have varying rights and tools on the wiki, detailed below.
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'''Staff''' (Moderators, Administrators and Managers) are users on [[GTA Wiki]] who have volunteered their time to help keep the wiki running smoothly. Staff are voted upon by the community and promoted by a Manager. They have been trusted by the community with tools to aid in the maintenance of the wiki. The three levels of staff have varying rights and tools on the wiki, detailed below.
   
 
Staff are likely to be some of the most experienced editors on the wiki, so don't hesitate to ask advice. If the staff member cannot answer your question, he or she is likely to know how you may find the answer.
 
Staff are likely to be some of the most experienced editors on the wiki, so don't hesitate to ask advice. If the staff member cannot answer your question, he or she is likely to know how you may find the answer.
   
The users listed below are the only with any administrative privileges, authority, or tools. The [[Grand Theft Wiki:Policy|policies]] and [[Grand Theft Wiki:Rules|rules]] of Grand Theft Wiki apply to all editors, regardless of staff position(s) held.
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The users listed below are the only with any administrative privileges, authority, or tools. The [[GTA Wiki:Policy|policies]] and [[GTA Wiki:Rules|rules]] of GTA Wiki apply to all editors, regardless of staff position(s) held.
   
 
==Moderators==
 
==Moderators==
 
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|colspan=2|'''Moderators''' (''Mods'' or ''Patrollers'') are editors on Grand Theft Wiki who have been trusted with additional tools to keep the wiki clean. Moderators are always experienced editors, and should be able to help with most questions.
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|colspan=2|'''Moderators''' (''Mods'' or ''Patrollers'') are editors on GTA Wiki who have been trusted with additional tools to keep the wiki clean. Moderators are always experienced editors, and should be able to help with most questions.
 
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|'''Moderator Rights / Responsibilities:'''
 
|'''Moderator Rights / Responsibilities:'''
 
*Patrol edits ''(own edits automatically "patrolled")''
 
*Patrol edits ''(own edits automatically "patrolled")''
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|colspan=2|'''Administrators''' (''Admins'' or ''SysOps'') are editors with extra tools and authority to solve disputes in the interest of keeping the wiki running smoothly. Administrators editors of the wiki available to help other editors and readers; they also enforce the policies of Grand Theft Wiki, and occasionally may step in when needed to solve problems using the additional tools available to them.
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|colspan=2|'''Administrators''' (''Admins'' or ''SysOps'') are editors with extra tools and authority to solve disputes in the interest of keeping the wiki running smoothly. Administrators editors of the wiki available to help other editors and readers; they also enforce the policies of GTA Wiki, and occasionally may step in when needed to solve problems using the additional tools available to them.
 
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{{:GTA Wiki:Staff/Administrators}}
   
 
|'''Administrator Rights / Responsibilities:'''
 
|'''Administrator Rights / Responsibilities:'''
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|colspan=2|'''Managers''' (''Bureaucrats'') are the users that steer Grand Theft Wiki. They have authority in any disputes, and can approve large-scale changes to the wiki.
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|colspan=2|'''Managers''' (''Bureaucrats'') are the users that steer GTA Wiki. They have authority in any disputes, and can approve large-scale changes to the wiki.
 
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{{:GTA Wiki:Staff/Managers}}
   
 
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[[Special:Listusers/staff|Wikia Staff]], [[Special:Listusers/janitor|Janitors]] and [[Special:Listusers/helper|Wikia Helpers]] have administrative privileges on all Wikia wikis.
 
[[Special:Listusers/staff|Wikia Staff]], [[Special:Listusers/janitor|Janitors]] and [[Special:Listusers/helper|Wikia Helpers]] have administrative privileges on all Wikia wikis.
   
The main Wikia Staff that work with Grand Theft Wiki are:
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The main Wikia Staff that work with GTA Wiki are:
 
*[[:w:User:Angies]] - Community issues
 
*[[:w:User:Angies]] - Community issues
 
*[[User:Kirkburn]] - Technical issues
 
*[[User:Kirkburn]] - Technical issues
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==Promotion to Staff==
 
==Promotion to Staff==
   
See [[Grand Theft Wiki:Promotion]] to see the process for nominating staff for promotion, and to provide nominations and feedback on nominees.
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See [[GTA Wiki:Promotion]] to see the process for nominating staff for promotion, and to provide nominations and feedback on nominees.

Latest revision as of 07:59, October 26, 2010

Staff (Moderators, Administrators and Managers) are users on GTA Wiki who have volunteered their time to help keep the wiki running smoothly. Staff are voted upon by the community and promoted by a Manager. They have been trusted by the community with tools to aid in the maintenance of the wiki. The three levels of staff have varying rights and tools on the wiki, detailed below.

Staff are likely to be some of the most experienced editors on the wiki, so don't hesitate to ask advice. If the staff member cannot answer your question, he or she is likely to know how you may find the answer.

The users listed below are the only with any administrative privileges, authority, or tools. The policies and rules of GTA Wiki apply to all editors, regardless of staff position(s) held.

ModeratorsEdit

Lance Corporal Moderators (Mods or Patrollers) are editors on GTA Wiki who have been trusted with additional tools to keep the wiki clean. Moderators are always experienced editors, and should be able to help with most questions.
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Moderator Rights / Responsibilities:
  • Patrol edits (own edits automatically "patrolled")
  • Rollback edits (quick revert tool for vandalism)
  • Move pages when appropriate
  • Protect talk pages when appropriate

AdministratorsEdit

Corporal Administrators (Admins or SysOps) are editors with extra tools and authority to solve disputes in the interest of keeping the wiki running smoothly. Administrators editors of the wiki available to help other editors and readers; they also enforce the policies of GTA Wiki, and occasionally may step in when needed to solve problems using the additional tools available to them.

GTA Wiki:Staff/Administrators

Administrator Rights / Responsibilities:
  • All rights and responsibilities of Moderators, plus:
  • Protect article pages when appropriate
  • Edit protected pages when appropriate
  • Block editors when appropriate
  • Delete and restore pages when appropriate
  • Enforce GTW policy and solve problems

ManagersEdit

Sergeant Managers (Bureaucrats) are the users that steer GTA Wiki. They have authority in any disputes, and can approve large-scale changes to the wiki.

GTA Wiki:Staff/Managers

Manager Rights / Responsibilities:
  • All rights and responsibilities of Administrators, plus:
  • Promote staff when appropriate
  • Make final decisions in disputes
  • Approve, interpret and modify GTW policy
  • Make major decisions about GTW
  • Edit 'MediaWiki' namespace when appropriate

Wikia StaffEdit

Wikia Staff, Janitors and Wikia Helpers have administrative privileges on all Wikia wikis.

The main Wikia Staff that work with GTA Wiki are:

Inactive StaffEdit

These users are previous or inactive staff.

Promotion to StaffEdit

See GTA Wiki:Promotion to see the process for nominating staff for promotion, and to provide nominations and feedback on nominees.

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