Definitions

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  • proper n. The wiki software used by many websites, including the Wikimedia projects such as Wikipedia, Wiktionary, etc.

Etymologies

CamelCase compound of media +‎ wiki. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • However, in MediaWiki (at least) while entering lists is tolerable, adding hyperlinks is non-intuitive (how many square brackets?) and you need markup for simple constructs (double quotes for Italics, five quotes for bold italics).

    Wikis the death of Lotus Notes « Squash

  • MediaWiki is the software that powers Wikipedia (and hundreds of other wikis); Wikipedia is just one installation.

    Boing Boing: October 29, 2006 - November 4, 2006 Archives

  • Whilst I’m on the subject of wiki’s, MediaWiki is an especially nice piece of software that runs wikipedia and appears to a shy but rather talented advertisment for PHP’s ability to handle ‘enterprise’ applications.

    Suttree » Casual Games, Social Software » 2004 » October

  • BitNami MediaWiki Module is an easy to use distribution for MediaWiki, which is a wiki software originally written for Wikipedia.

    Softpedia - Windows - All

  • Alias for Perlwikipedia, now known as MediaWiki:: Bot

    search.cpan.org

  • Most are open source, such as MediaWiki, a popular wiki tool and the power behind the Wikipedia.

    Archive 2006-01-01

  • Development on these projects has continued even after CrisisCamp events through open-source online collaborative tools, such as MediaWiki, Drupal and Internet Relay Chat.

    Marketwire - Breaking News Releases

  • A-Total cost varies from free for open-source licensed solutions such as MediaWiki or WordPress (not including internal "brown dollars" for internal IT hours and support), to potentially millions of dollars.

    Column Two

  • This allows users to run popular open source Web applications, such as MediaWiki, phpBB, Laconica, Mantis, and Trac on SourceForge's infrastructure.

    Ars Technica

  • I can hit my registrar to register a new domain name, then host it, load it up with a selection of LAMP software such as MediaWiki and Wordpress, and have access via ssh to make web site building easier, all of this within about 30 minutes via the Dreamhost web app.

    Fedora People

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