Communication

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Thaur's twa-three waas tae get in contact wi ither MediaWiki uisers and developers, or tae follea Wikimedia and MediaWiki relatit news.

Get help or support

Forums

Get help both with using MediaWiki and setting up MediaWiki:

Ask any questions related to MediaWiki installations.

Get help as a Wikimedia community member on technical questions related to your Wikimedia wiki.

MediaWiki Uisers forum Onoffeecial

Posts on Stackexchange.com tagged with #mediawiki. Onoffeecial

MediaWiki group (on Reddit)

Reddit's MediaWiki groop Onoffeecial

Tauk

Find help in real time on chat servers:

IRC channels

Find out more.

Wikimedia Chat (on Mattermost)

For movement-wide discussions, not just technical matters. Find out more.

Get help and discuss as an applicant or participant of Wikimedia's Outreach programs . Find out more.

Hackathon group (on Telegram)
MediaWiki channel (on Discord)

Discuss wiki installation, operation, skinning, custom developments. (unofficial) Find out more.

Mailin leets

Post on mailing lists:

mediawiki-l (or [$2 bi wa o Gmane]) (or [$3 bi wa o yer newsreader]) is the hei-traffic mailin leet tae speir fer halp wi uisin or settin up MediaWiki.

Discuss MediaWiki and Wikimedia software development on the high-traffic list wikitech-l.

Thaur's several mailing lists available. The recommended yins ar:

Learn, explore, and follow

Stay informed about news and changes.

Mailing lists

Subscribe to mailing lists:

mediawiki-announce is a low-traffic list for announcements of new MediaWiki releases and security updates (all messages also go to mediawiki-l).

Announcements aneat upcomin changes oan Wikimedia wabstieds. Fer the maist pairt, this leet is aimed at end uisers o Wikimedia wikis, no the MediaWiki saffware in general. This list is aimed at end users of Wikimedia wikis, not MediaWiki software in general. You can also follow these announcements on Wikimedia wikis via Tech News.

Join groups with shared interests

The MediaWiki Stakeholders' Group aims to advocate the needs of MediaWiki users.

The MediaWiki Farmers user group is a group of developers who work on wiki farms.

User Groups are open groups organized by themes and areas of interest.

Special Interest Groups are smaller organized groups focused on shared technical concerns.

Social Media

Follae the MediaWiki accoonts:

@MediaWiki on Twitter

News from the MediaWiki project.

MediaWiki on Facebook

News from the MediaWiki project.

@WikimediaTech on Twitter

News from the Wikimedia technical movement.

Mair details at Social media .

Blog

Read stories:

*The Wikimedia Tech Blog is ae venue fer tae share stories fae Wikimedia's technical commonitie across and ayont Wikimedia-tech.

* Thaur's some tech blogs hostit oan Phabricator.

*The English Wikimedia planet blog aggregator sometimes contains tech stuff mixed in wi posts maistlie aneat non-techneecal aspects o Wikimedia waurks.

Newsletter

Subscribe to Wikimedia newsletters which cover certain areas of technical interest. You may want to first check their archives to see how active a newsletter is.

Share your knowledge

Wikimedia Tech Blog

See the editorial guidelines fer mair information.

Wikimedia Technical Talks

Give a Technical Talk video presentation. (currently on pause)

Report software bugs

Report a bug
Find code maintainers