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Ae user page is ae page ameat ae wiki uiser wi aen accoont oan the wiki, n wha's (maist proablie) ae contreebuter.
Gif ye'v registerit, than ye can cræft yer ain uiser page. Yer uiser page is linkt in the tap richt. Mair importantlie, ithers will see links til yer uiser page fae monie differant steids that asseest wiki collaboration. This incluids the "Recent changes" n "page history" displeys (See Keepin track o chynges). Foreby, ye can link til yer uiser page wiin the tex o ae wiki page, this is mainlie uissfu oan tauk pages whan ye sign yer name. Then you can create your own user page. Your user page is linked in the top right. More importantly, others will see links to your user page from various places which assist wiki collaboration. This includes the "Recynt chynges" and "page histerie" displays (See Help:Keepin track o chynges). You can also link to your user page within text of a wiki page, which is mainly useful on talk pages when you sign your name.
If you have not registered, you are identified by your own IP address. But at this stage no user page nor talk page will exist. The talk page of this IP user creates automatically when the first article is added to it. You can then create the user page of the IP address.
Whit tae pit oan yer uiser page
Uiser pages ar jist aes flexible aes onie ither wiki page, n it's ae page aneat ye n ye first, sae generallie fawk will lea ye tae freelie write yer uiser page in whitever format that ye like. It's ae featur tae heelp ither fawk ken wha ye ar, n tae bring the online communitie claiser thegather. Think o it aes ae “profile” page. Ye micht like tae mention whaur ye'r fae n whit yer job is. Foreby ye can say whit yer main airts o interest ar in relation til the topeec o the wiki, n describe contreebutions that ye'v makit or airts whaur ye'r interested in contreebutin til. It's a feature to help other people know who you are, and to bring the online community closer together. Think of it as a “profile” page. You might like to mention where you are from and what your job is. You can also state what your main areas of interest are in relation to the topic of the wiki, and describe contributions you have made or areas where you are interested in contributing.
Uiser scratchpad / deveelopment airt
Ye can uise yer uiser page aes ae scratchpad. Aen airt fer deveelopin ideas wioot clutterin the main namespace (see Help:Namespaces). Gif subpages ar enabled (see Help:Subpages), ye micht fynd thaim uissfu fer cræftin sub pages unner yer uiser page. Houever ye shid avoid expendin ower muckle effort wiin yer ain airt o the wiki. Be baud! Eedit the main wiki airticles! Gif yer wiki haes ae shaired Saunpit page, ye can uise it fer quick (non-permanent) wiki expereemantation ava. If subpages are enabled (see Help:Subpages), you may find them useful for creating subpages under your user page. However, you should avoid expending too much effort within your own area of the wiki. Be bold! Edit the main wiki articles! If your wiki has a shared Sandbox page, you can also use it for quick (non-permanent) wiki experimentation.
Ither fawk's uiser pages
Aes mentioned abuin, ye'll see links til ither fawk's uiser pages, in monie places throochoot the wiki.
Whan seein anither person's uiser page, aen addeetional link "user contributions" kiths in the "tools" o the sidebaur. This taks ye til ae leet o aw o this uiser's wiki eedits. Uise this tae get aen idea o hou proleefeec ae contreebuter somebodie is, or tae track don eedits dun bi ae uiser that's causin trooble/daein bad wiki eedits. This takes you to a list of all of this user's wiki edits. Use this to get an idea of how prolific a contributor somebody is, or to track down edits made by a user who is causing trouble/making bad wiki edits.
Eeditin anither bodie's page
It's generallie conseederit bad eteequette tae rewrite or rewaird anither person's uiser page. Eeditin is permittit, bit ye shid avoid addin information (or especiallie opeenions) that micht be miskent aes comin fea that uiser, in situations whaur this coud potentiallie cause upset. Some types o eedit ar widelie acceptable, n onlikelie tae cause upset: You should not change content on someone else’s user page without their permission. Editing is not disallowed, but you should avoid adding information (or especially opinions) which might be misinterpreted as coming from that user, in situations where this could potentially cause upset. Some types of edit are widely acceptable, and unlikely to cause upset:
- Fixing broken external links
- Categorizing or fixing categories of user pages.
Uiser tauk pages
Ilka uiser page haes aen assoceeatit tauk page; ae "user talk page". This is ae byordiair kynd o tauk page, fer leain messages directit at ae parteeculair uiser. See Uiser tauk pages. See Help:Talk pages#User talk pages.