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Welcome to StrategyWiki![edit]

Hello Flagrama! Welcome to StrategyWiki. Thank you for your contributions. If you have any questions, just contact a sysop through their talk page or post on the staff lounge, and they'd be happy to help. If you need help editing, check the StrategyWiki Guide. If you have a question about the content on this wiki, you can check out our staff lounge page. If you want to ask questions or hang out in IRC, we're usually around. On the other hand, if you have ideas for StrategyWiki, bring them up on the forums. Please remember to sign your name on, and only on, talk pages by clicking Wikisigbutton.png or using four tildes (~~~~); this will automatically produce your name and the date. Finally, please do your best to always fill in the edit summary field as this helps to document all of your hard work. Feel free to delete this message from your talk page if you like, or keep it for reference. Happy editing! -- Lunar Knight (Talk to me + Contribs) 12:45, 9 July 2008 (CDT)

Numbered Headings[edit]

The numbers you see on headings are an option in your preferences. Click on My Preferences on the top right of the page, then Misc. Uncheck Auto-number headings. There are a lot of main pages that use headings to separate content, and it wouldn't be helpful to have users removing the headings from the pages because they don't like the results caused by personal preference settings. --~Vizeroth~-- 04:20, 16 February 2009 (UTC)

I'm not particularly worried about changing the page, it's just that removing a header can cause the narrative of the page to descend into drivel. As for consistency, see StrategyWiki:Guide/Organizing the pages#Main_page_of_a_guide or Yoshi's_Island_DS. The page can be changed as you see fit, just add something a little more substantive when removing an element like a header than number beside ToC bothered me, because someone might come along and do what I did, assuming that it was just something random someone did to a page. It would also help to cleanup the page a bit if you do remove a header, as it shows a little more thought was put into the edit (keeping people from coming along and thinking it's just vandalism), and perhaps alleviating the need for a header in the first place.--~Vizeroth~-- 04:55, 16 February 2009 (UTC)

Mischief Makers[edit]

Hey Flagrama, welcome back. Not sure if it will help you or not, but feel free to blatantly rip info from my old Mischief Makers FAQ (here). I always meant to do something with it here, but never got around to it. Thanks for working on the guide, that's a great game. Procyon 16:47, 21 May 2015 (UTC)

Don't worry, your edits look great. When and how to use the button images is a bit of a personal preference. I try not to overkill it; if I mention a particular button combination once in a paragraph, I don't like to repeat it beyond that time. You always have to ask yourself: Have I added so many images that it distracts the reader and makes it hard to see the text. But that's subjective. Personally, I think you came up to the line, but you didn't cross it, so that's cool. Some of the admins will come in a clarify any edits if they feel something wasn't phrased coherently, so don't worry about that. Just enjoy working on the guide. Procyon 00:37, 22 May 2015 (UTC)