Docs Wiki Roadmap

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Under construction, will eventually be moved to JDOC:Documentation Wiki Roadmap. Please post all comments to the Hutchy68/Docs Wiki Roadmap talk page. Please feel free to add appropriate items to the Roadmap.

This might need to be wider in scope for Documentation.

Docs Wiki Roadmap

Short Term

  • Identify documentation needs by user type (Beginners, Developers, Web designers, Administrators, Evaluators, ...)
  • Home page
  • Navigation
    • Portal pages
    • Better documentation search
    • Improve structure
    • Namespace aliases for easier link building
  • Spam control
  • Clean up redundant and incomplete pages (what was started and never finished, or redundant)

Long Term

  • Increase developer contributions
    • Welcome new users on user talk pages
    • Editor assistance
    • Wiki Doc Projects
    • Developer feedback
    • Enhance styleguide
  • API integration with Platform and CMS
  • Help Screen development simplify

Nice to have eventually

  • VEL page
    • Improvement for editing by approved VEL members
    • Searching
    • Improved look
    • Integration with administration for VEL notifications of installed Extensions.


  • Semantic Mediawiki
    • Use of property values within articles/API
    • External data capture in XML or JSON (other formats also available)