Mark your calendars! Friday, May 12th has been designated MediaWiki
Documentation Day. This is a day to put aside normal development work and
focus on improving MediaWiki documentation. This includes documentation for
users, wiki administrators, and developers.
Anyone with a good understanding of any particular area of MediaWiki
software (broadly construed to include gadgets, bots, libraries, API
frameworks, etc.) is encouraged to add or update on-wiki documentation,
in-code documentation, READMEs, etc. And even if you don't feel like you
know enough to improve the documentation, you can also participate by
flagging out-dated documentation or creating documentation requests on the
Coordination for Documentation Day is happening at:
For more details, please refer to the wiki page above. This is a completely
ad hoc event, so feel free to adapt it, evolve it, expand it, hijack it,
promote it, or ignore it. Cheers!