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MediaWiki Administrators' Tutorial Guide by Mizanur Rahman

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Chapter 8. Customizing MediaWiki

In the last chapter, we focused on administrating different aspects of MediaWiki. However, we have not yet discussed how to change things according to our preferences i.e. customization. So far we have seen how to change the look, using the visible control from the application; a few things, however, need us to code, which means we need to add or change things inside the files to customize the application to what we want. We have a lot of options for customizing the application. We can add, remove, and modify features according to our need. We can change skins, add new functionalities, modify existing features, etc., with our knowledge of PHP. In this chapter, we will basically learn about modifying existing features. ...

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