MediaWiki 1.1 Beginner’s Guide

MediaWiki 1.1 Beginner's Guide book
MediaWiki 1.1 Beginner’s Guide (Packt, ISBN: 1847196047) by Jeff Orlof and Mizanur Rahman, is a comprehensive guide to MediaWiki, which I was invited to act as a technical reviewer for. The book consists of 12 chapters and 4 appendices, guiding the reader through common and uncommon tasks you may come across whilst using the MediaWiki platform:

  • Chapter 1: About MediaWiki
  • Chapter 2: Installing MediaWiki
  • Chapter 3: Getting to Know Your Wiki
  • Chapter 4: Creating Content
  • Chapter 5: Advanced Formatting
  • Chapter 6: Putting the Media in MediaWiki
  • Chapter 7: Organizing Your Wiki’s Content
  • Chapter 8: The MediaWiki Administrator
  • Chapter 9: Multi-user Environment
  • Chapter 10: Advanced Customization
  • Chapter 11: Maintaining MediaWiki
  • Chapter 12: Integrating MediaWiki
  • Appendix A: The Best Extensions for MediaWiki
  • Appendix B: The Best of MediaWiki in Use
  • Appendix C: Where to Turn to
  • Appendix D: Quiz Answers

I’ve posted a review of MediaWiki 1.1 Beginner’s Guide in my blog, too.

About the reviewer of MediaWiki 1.1 Beginner’s Guide

Richard Carter, a technical reviewer on the MediaWiki 1.1 Beginner’s Guide book, is author of MediaWiki Skins Design and is available for MediaWiki consultancy.

Author
Jeff Orloff, Mizanur Rahman
Publisher
Packt Publishing
Pages
356
ISBN
1847196047