Release status: stable
|Description||Adds SocialProfile tag to display user-specific social info to logged-in users when SocialProfile extension is installed on the wiki.|
|MediaWiki||Whatever SocialProfile requires|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 or later|
|Download||Available as a part of Extension:SocialProfile|
|Example||Fish Hooks Wiki (while logged in)|
|Translate the UserWelcome extension|
|Issues||Open tasks · Report a bug|
UserWelcome extension adds
<welcomeUser /> parser hook that displays user-specific social info to the user on the page where a
<welcomeUser /> tag is present.
The extension will display the number of new user board messages, gifts, awards, friend and foe requests and the amount of points required to advance into the next level.
UserWelcome extension works well with WikiTextLoggedInOut extension. For example, if you have these extensions installed alongside SocialProfile, you could add the following code to your wiki's main page to show random avatars to anonymous users and user-specific social info to logged-in users:
<loggedout><randomuserswithavatars count=15 row=5/></loggedout> <loggedin><welcomeUser/></loggedin>
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
wfLoadExtension( 'SocialProfile/UserWelcome' );
- Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
To users running MediaWiki 1.28 or earlier:
The instructions above describe the new way of installing this extension using
If you need to install this extension on these earlier versions (MediaWiki 1.28 and earlier), instead of
wfLoadExtension( 'SocialProfile/UserWelcome' );, you need to use:
|This extension is included in the following wiki farms/hosts and/or packages:|