MediaWiki User Guide

This is a user guide to MediaWiki, the software that runs Wikipedia, Wikibooks and other Wikimedia projects. The book focuses on reading and editing wikis that are running Mediawiki, including the Mediawiki markup. Topics out of scope of the book include administration and development of Mediawiki.


  1. Introduction
  2. User Interface
  3. Markup
    1. Text Formatting
    2. Hyperlinks
    3. Sections and Headings
    4. Lists
    5. Tables
    6. Images
    7. Sound files
    8. Categories
    9. Templates
    10. References
    11. Mathematics
    12. Namespaces
  4. Extensions
  5. Index
  6. Glossary

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