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MediaWiki is an open source collaboration and documentation platform used by Wikipedia and thousands of other projects. It is customizable to fit the needs of communities big and small.



HTML and CSS support, embedded media, optional Lua templates and VisualEditor.

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Support for hundreds of languages and most scripts on Earth, as well as translation tools to crowdsource multilingual sites.

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Ready for mobile devices and tablets.

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Shape it to your needs with specialized extensions and skins.

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Tested and maintained as long as Wikipedia exists.

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Investigating a mysterious performance improvement
Late last month, large wiki articles were appearing to load faster in our testing environment. We wanted to find out why.<img alt="" border="0" src="https://pixel.wp...
Gilles Dubuc
Wikimedia’s open source software community launches Code of Conduct for technical spaces
The Code of Conduct will help the technical community thrive by promoting healthy and productive interactions in Wikimedia technical spaces.<img alt="" border="0" src="h...
Matthew Flaschen, Moriel Schottlender and Frances Hocutt
What we learned by making both newcomers and experienced participants feel connected and engaged at the Vienna Hackathon
At the Wikimedia Hackathon last month, we wanted to create a warm, welcoming environment for newcomers—while also making it really easy for both new and experienced participants to learn from eac...
Rachel Farrand, Srishti Sethi, Claudia Garad and Sonja Fischbauer
Powerful new search tools help edit patrollers find their targets
'''Fact one''': Human editors made about 15 million edits to the wikis in March—almost a half million edits a day. If each of those edits took just 10 seconds to review, then checking one day’s...
Joe Matazzoni
Wikimedia Foundation urges Turkish authorities to restore access to Wikipedia
On Saturday, April 29, Wikipedia was blocked in Turkey. If it remains, this block will result in millions of people in Turkey losing access to free knowledge about their country and the world aroun...
Katherine Maher



Tutorial on customizing MediaWiki using Javascript (gadgets)

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