Wiki Ninjas - Official Blog of TechNet Wiki

Wiki Ninjas is a group of authors who celebrate and evangelize the community catalyst and social-authoring excellence that is called TechNet Wiki.

Browse by Tags

Related Posts
  • Blog Post: Sunday Surprise: Become the August 2015 TechNet Guru!!! Here's how!

    Just add your TechNet Wiki article to this list: TechNet Guru Contributions - August 2015 One winner in each category will be selected each month for glory and adoration by the MSDN/TechNet Ninjas and community as a whole. This includes a dedicated blog post in the Wiki Ninjas blog, a...
  • Blog Post: Weekend Surprise: Inside out, a peak under the hood of TNWiki Governance. Keep out-of-sight!

    In my previous article ( Medic! We need a Wiki Ninja medic! ... The dissection of the ideal TNWiki article.) I highlighted some tips & techniques to make your article shine... With this sunday surprise I would like to give you some insights on the other side of the medal..., because this is what...
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki Platform Update 1: The Wiki is changing!!!

    In a few weeks, the current plan is for the Wiki platform to change. You could probably tell that it takes a few clicks to get a new article created or an edit made. The platform has been difficult to maintain. Our TechNet team is updating the platform! We should see many performance improvements...
  • Blog Post: Sunday Surprise: Interview with a Wiki Ninja - Who we haven't interviewed yet!!!

    First, read this: Interview with a Wiki Ninja There are a TON of amazing Wiki authors who we haven't interviewed yet! What? We haven't interviewed these people yet? HOW CAN WE BE SO HEARTLESS???? I mean, these people are amazing! They need interviews! And they need interviews...
  • Blog Post: Sunday Surprise - How to help the TechNet Wiki?

    Hi TechNet Wiki Community! My name is Alan Carlos and today I will talk about how you can help the TechNet Wiki! Many people in the community ask me how they can help in the TechNet Wiki , and I said: - Is very easy, for example: - Writing articles for TechNet Wiki You can help TechNet Wiki...
  • Blog Post: Sunday Suprise: TechNet Wiki - International Summit 2015 and Women's Day

    Hello valuable readers, Today March 8, International Women’s Day, For this reason, I celebrate women's day. I wish, All women can feel privilege of being a woman and good spirits, not a day, spend every day. A special thank you goes out to all our Wiki Ninjettes! Thank you for all...
  • Blog Post: How to compete in the Imagine Cup

    When I wrote my last blog post http://blogs.technet.com/b/wikininjas/archive/2014/12/25/the-imagine-cup.aspx about the Imagine Cup I didn’t fathom how popular it would be. Because of that we decided to write about this topic once more and create a TechNet Wiki How To article about competing in...
  • Blog Post: Sunday Surprise - Wiki Ninjas Brazil on Facebook

    Hello Community TechNet Wiki! My name is Alan Carlos and today is Sunday - Surprise on the TechNet Wiki Blog ! This week's community news : The TechNet Wiki Ninja Brazil is now on Facebook ! Official Facebook Page Address: https://www.facebook.com/tnwikibrasil Objectives ...
  • Blog Post: A big thank you Yelena! (Week of Curah!)

    I could actually begin with a « happy birthday too youuu » song, but as I’m the last blogger of the week, I’m a little bit too late. As you might know the Curah! Team are celebrating Curah! Week for one week, and they are holding a contest! For now, the prizes are virtual announcements...
  • Blog Post: Announcing the Week of Curah!! (11/17 - 11/23) Celebrate Curah's Birthday!

    Happy Birthday Curah! – Join us for curation week 11/17 - 11/23 to help us celebrate one year of Curah! According to our calendar, Microsoft’s curation service – Curah! –is celebrating its first birthday on November 20 th – and we’ve been so busy enjoying all...
  • Blog Post: TNWIKI - Sunday Surprise - What is ALM?

    Hello Community Technet! Today is another Sunday Surprise for this weekend, ALM (Application Lifecycle Management). What is ALM for Microsoft? For years, Visual Studio has enabled software development organizations to break free of rigid, process-oriented application lifecycles that isolate...
  • Blog Post: TNWIKI - Surprise - Microsoft ALM - Visual Studio Test Manager

    Hello Community! Today is Sunday , the final surprise of the week! Separated for you, a collection of articles about the the powerful ALM tool from Microsoft , the Test Manager . "Using Microsoft Test Manager you can run manual tests, exploratory test sessions, and automated tests from...
  • Blog Post: Sunday Surprise:TechNetWikiNinjasES (Spanish TN Wiki on Facebook)

    Hello Everyone, In this Sunday blog post, I would like to announce the opening of the Spanish Language TechNet Wiki page on Facebook. In recent weeks, TechnetWikiNinjasES group was created by Julio Iglesias , Ed Price , Ronen Ariely (pituach) , Margriet Bruggeman with they contributes . Herkese...
  • Blog Post: How to write a great post on the Wiki - For Dummies

    All credits should actually go to Peter Geelen , as this article is just the opposite of what he wrote a few days before: http://blogs.technet.com/b/wikininjas/archive/2014/10/02/wednesday-wiki-life-10-ways-to-become-the-most-hated-wiki-ninja-on-the-planet.aspx Understand your audience ...
  • Blog Post: TechNet Wiki Offline Promotion Continues

    A few integration MVP’s spoke at the Australian BizTalk Summit in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane last month organized by Mexia and BizTalk360 . This summit was the first ever integration related event in Australia attended by people from Australia, New Zealand, US and the Netherlands. The topics...
  • Blog Post: Brighten up everyone's day! Become a shining September Guru!

    As we in the Northern hemisphere watch the leaves turn brown, and the days grow shorter once more, we mourn the onset of darkness and cold. Winter is coming, and it may be a long one! (heard that somewhere before...) SO my mighty guru word warriors, light up our hearts and minds with words...
  • Blog Post: Fibonacci Numbers

    I know it's out of left field, but I thought it would be fun to share. In my daily work, I'm finding that more often than not Scrum is the de facto standard framework for dealing with complex software products. Although strictly speaking not a part of Scrum itself, the game of Planning Poker...
  • Blog Post: SUNDAY SURPRISE: New Hybrid BI White Paper added to the White Paper Gallery for SQL Server

    There's a fantastic TechNet Wiki article that the SQL Server User Education team maintains: White Paper Gallery for SQL Server It's fun to keep tabs on it and see what they add to it. In August they made an addition: http://social.technet.microsoft.com/wiki/contents/articles/13146...
  • Blog Post: The Future of BizTalk

    Currently we as BizTalk Wiki Ninja’s are assembling and creating an eBook containing a subset of all the articles published on the TechNet Wiki. As an introduction to this eBook I have been asked to write a foreword. In this foreword I will look into the future from my perspective. BizTalk Server...
  • Blog Post: Wiki World Cup

    The FIFA World Cup football is currently taking a fairly significant amount of my personal time, and so far my favourite team, the Dutch team is absolutely great. This is at the time of writing, it is very possible that by the team you read this blog post we’ve been eliminated, but I have good...
  • Blog Post: Congratulations to a Wiki Ninja and BizTalk Guru, Mohit Gupta, who has become a Microsoft Integration MVP!!!

    Continuing this amazing and humbling series, we now have, for the third week in a row, an announcement for a Wiki Ninja who became an MVP ! Please join me in congratulating Mohit Gupta ! 1. Mohit's MVP Profile: http://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/mvp/Mohit%20Kumar%20Gupta-5000452 ...
  • Blog Post: The most unseen and unspoken TechNet Wiki roles: The mentor Role

    In the past I wrote about “ Defining the Role of a TechNet Wiki Editor ”, today I'll get back to the role topic but this time about the most unseen and unspoken roles that we can find in the TechNet Wiki. Mentoring is most often defined as a professional relationship in which an experienced...
  • Blog Post: Amazing Mustafa Kara(MVP) from MSHowto! TechNet WikiNinjas WebDays - the return? Oh YES!!

    I’m delighted to announce you that we are going to present our second WikiNinjas Turkish Web days the next 12 th July. Web conferencing refers to a service that allows conferencing events to be shared with remote locations (Belgium, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Germany…). These are sometimes referred...
  • Blog Post: Congratulations to C# Guru, Wiki Ninja, and now a Microsoft Visual C# MVP - Jaliya Udagedara!!!

    I have the pleasure of announcing another Wiki Ninja to graduate into the MVP Award... Jaliya Udagedara!!! First, here is Jalya's MVP profile: http://mvp.microsoft.com/en-us/mvp/Jaliya%20Udagedara-5000570 Technical Expertise : Visual C# Technical Interests : Silverlight...
  • Blog Post: Congrats to Wiki Ninja Blog Author Maheshkumar Tiwari, who is now an MVP in Microsoft Integration!

    Please join me in congratulating Maheshkumar, who became an MVP this year, in April! Microsoft Integration used to be the BizTalk MVP category. So if you're confused as to why Maheshkumar isn't a BizTalk MVP, it's because BizTalk has become Microsoft Integration! Let's see...