|The LOST Wikia|
|Type of site||Reference / Wiki|
|Registration||Not required for editing|
|Launched||December 9, 2005|
|Revenue||N/A / Non-Profit|
|No. of Articles||4,508|
The LOST Wikia is a free LOST reference site which is being written collaboratively by the readers. We want to become the most up to date and the most reliable source for information about LOST. The LOST Wikia should be like a encyclopedia.
The LOST Wikia is a wiki, meaning that anyone can contribute to any article. You can contribute by clicking on the Edit button on the top of each page. The LOST Wikia project was started in December 2005 and was inspired by the Star Trek wiki Memory Alpha and the 24 Wikia. There are currently 4,508 articles at the LOST Wikia at the moment. The LOST Wikia is in no way related to ABC, Touchstone Pictures, or Bad Robot. LOST is copyrighted by ABC. All rights reserved. See more on our copyright policy....
WARNING: The LOST Wikia contains spoilers on episodes of the LOST TV show. Only information from episodes which have aired in the United States and Canada are acceptable for publication on this site. See more on our spoiler policy....
More about the LOST Wikia Edit
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Recent changes, see articles that are being worked on right now.
- Spoilers, this site contains spoilers for episodes that have already aired.
- Copyright, our policy on copyrighted material and the copyright covering our material.
- All pages listed by title.
- Random article
- New articles
- Article categories
Contributing to the LOST Wikia Edit
- Introduction to the LOST Wikia, a starting point for new archivists.
- Policies and guidelines for contributors, all of the LOST Wikia's policies and procedures.
- Help pages, for help on editing articles and more.
- Community Portal, a discussion forum to ask questions about the LOST Wikia not answered in the FAQs or help pages.
About Wikis in general Edit
For many people, the idea of a wiki might be a frightening and incredible concept. Take a few minutes to read some (or all!) of the links below, and get a better perspective on how a wiki is managed.
- About Wikipedia
- Why Wikipedia is so great
- Why Wikipedia is not so great
- Replies to common objections, a collection of counter arguments for common objections to the Wikipedia and wiki concept.
- WhyWikiWorks, a discussion about the wiki concept at the original WikiWikiWeb
- WhyWikiWorksNot, a discussion about the problems with the wiki concept at the original WikiWikiWeb