FWKZT Official Website

FWKZT

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FWKZT’s official website (Previously under the domain of fwkzt.org) is the main online page for the Friends Who Kill Zombies Together gaming community.

 

Function

The FWKZT site has served various purposes since its conception back as early as 2014. Various purposes include:

  • Forum (Defunct as of September 2017)
  • Rule Board
  • Server listings
  • News
  • Donation handling
  • Stats
  • In-Game Information

 

Design

The website portal features live servers stats, news, as well as portals to the other pages of the site including:

  • Donations
  • Stats
  • Zombie Panic! : Source

In addition to the visitor site pages there is also a redirection to this Wiki via the top right header icons.

 

History

The site has featured usages of various forum software as well as its eventual conversion to a custom crafted website. As far as it’s current history:

  1. 2014- Mid 2016: Hosted a FWKZT Official Forum built on phpBB , it briefly featured stats as well as being the first instance in which FWKZT server stats could be viewed live via Game tracker.
  2. Mid 206 – Late 2017: Switched to MyBB forum software and featuredĀ  live server stats, a chat box, steam group joining widgets, as well as being the host for in-game rule screens.
  3. Late 2017 – : Site removed past forum software and proceeded to start over from a built-from scratch base. This features a brand new, made-from-scratch and to demand visual layout, fully-responsive layout, support for virtually any back-end addition as well as a custom donation integration system.
Upkeep

Currently, the Development team is tasked with various day-to-day operations to keep the site functioning. Roles include:

Front-End Development – Those who work on theĀ  visual presentation of all site content

Back-End Development – those who work on the functionality of all site content

Server coders – Those who work with in-game code through features such as MOTD, server stats, and chat hooks are able to integrate in-game features with the website

Content Contributors – Those who have submitted photos, video, and graphics to enhance the visual presentation of site content

Article Authors – Those who write articles on this wiki to present up-to-date information on in-game and community detailed data.