I came here almost four years ago to fix some vandalism that was happening across a few wikis. Though I didn't make a lot of edits that year, I helped out enough that I was given administrator rights for the wiki. Since then, I've mostly been involved with maintenance and making sure vandals don't get too far.
And also since then, I've become an admin on about a dozen more wikis. Most of it was due to cleaning up vandalism. I haven't wanted to "collect" admin rights on wikis, but I have come to realize that it's okay if it happens because if nothing else, I can act as a caretaker and watch over the wiki until such time that other people step forward and want to take a shot at building it.
We're in that situation now. We have a couple of user…Read more >