- 1 Who are the Spice Girls?
- 2 What is this Wiki about?
- 3 Why a Wiki for Spice Girls?
- 4 Why are there different colours in the lyrics of each song?
- 5 Do I have to do anything to be an editor?
- 6 Do I have to create a username?
- 7 How do I upload pictures?
- 8 Are there any shortcuts in the Wiki?
- 9 Any more questions?
Who are the Spice Girls?[edit source]
- Main Article: Spice Girls
The Spice Girls were a BRIT Award-winning English pop girl group formed in 1994. They consist of Victoria Beckham, Geri Halliwell, Emma Bunton, Melanie Brown and Melanie Chisholm. According to the BBC, they are the best-selling girl group of all time. They were signed to Virgin Records and released their debut single, "Wannabe", in 1996. The song spent seven weeks at the top of the UK Singles Chart, becoming number one in 31 countries and helped establish the group as an "global phenomenon".
Questions about the Spice Girls can be found and asked at Spice Girls Answers.
What is this Wiki about?[edit source]
Why a Wiki for Spice Girls?[edit source]
Well, this is a place where fans can find a comprehensive amount of information about the Spice Girls, whereas other sites may only give specifics, but not all of the who, what, where, when, why and how. Whereas this place you can not only find the specifics, but a whole lot of other gritty and butt-clenching great information of Spice Girls doings until the current day. This Wiki aims to follow every piece of history of the Spice Girls chronicled since their birth to the present time!
Why are there different colours in the lyrics of each song?[edit source]
The reason being that it is easily identifiable for who sings which part of the lyrics of a song.
Emma Bunton being fuchsia.
Geri Halliwell being red.
Melanie Brown being blue.
Melanie Chisholm being green.
Victoria Beckham being purple.
Do I have to do anything to be an editor?[edit source]
No, you can just edit anything straight away, and even reading this you are part of the community!
You can help by all means! Even if it is just correcting a spelling mistake or fixing some grammar here and there, a small difference can go a long way.
Do I have to create a username?[edit source]
No, you don’t have to but it would help to create one so to keep track of your contributions and it makes it possible to communicate with other contributors.
You're also invited to post your name on your user page -- either your full name, or just a first name and an initial. It's not required, but it helps everyone get to know you and trust you. People who post their names get listed on the Community portal page.
How do I upload pictures?[edit source]
Click on "Upload file" on the left navigation bar to upload pictures. You can add your image to any page using this code:
- [yourpicture.jpg|thumb|300px|Caption for your picture].
Images should not exceed 300 pixels wide for article tidyness and copyright adherence. If you upload an image in error, or do not intend to use it, tag the article with so that an administrator can remove the file from the wiki. Images are subject for deletion if they are not used.
Are there any shortcuts in the Wiki?[edit source]
Yes, just like web browsers, Wikis have keyboard shortcuts too. The following below are shortcuts that can be used. Press enter after pressing the acquired shortcuts.
Alt-T : Talk
Alt-E : Edit
Alt-H : History
Alt-R : Recent Changes
Any more questions?[edit source]
Check the Help pages for more information on contributing to the Spice Girls Wiki!