Lookout Council

The Lookout Council is comprised of the administrators and moderators of the wiki, as well as other trusted users. It deals with problems and issues on the wiki, such as designs, rule enforcement, and policies.

Who are we? What do we do? The council is made up of all the administrators, bureaucrats and chat moderators on the Lookout. It also includes several other users of whom are let into the council by the admins. They debate decisions, and formulate ideas that could help the wiki productively. They're to help find ways to make the wiki and community better.

What do you do in the council? In the council, you participate in meetings with other council members or such and discuss issues and come up with ideas for improving certain areas of the wiki. They come up with rules and design ideas, for example.

How do you get into the council? The council will decide on who becomes a member. Admins and mods are automatically members. It is good to have a serious, and mature attitude, and your main goal is to constantly improve the wiki.


Current Members

See main page.

Administrator abilities

These additional functions include:

  • Deleting and undeleting pages, page histories, and uploaded files.
  • Locking (protecting) a page so it cannot be edited or renamed by users without admin rights or autoconfirmed status.
  • Blocking IP addresses or user names from editing; and very quick "rollback" of undesirable edits.
  • Editing the interface by changing system messages and skins.