Not to be confused with Social tools.
MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Description Base extension for social extensions
Author(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Maintainer(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Latest version 4.2 (2022-07-28)
Compatibility policy For every MediaWiki release that is a Long Term Support release there is a corresponding branch in the extension.
MediaWiki 1.35 (LTS)
PHP >= 7.0
Database changes Yes
Composer bluespice/social
License GNU General Public License 3.0 only
Download See BlueSpice on SourceForge
Example en.demo.bluespice.com
  • $wgSocialRenderCacheEntityBlacklist
  • $wgSocialMainLinksTimeline
  • $wgSocialCanHaveChildrenBlacklist
  • $wgSocialUseRenderCache
Quarterly downloads 5 (Ranked 168th)
Translate the Social extension if it is available at translatewiki.net
Issues Open tasks · Report a bug

Social is a group of extensions that add social media features to the wiki. This allows users to quickly communicate on the wiki and to express their opinions on pages more easily.

Usage / featuresEdit

BlueSpiceSocial provides the architecture for all Social extensions. This extension is required by all Social extensions. Without another Social extension (e.g., BlueSpiceSocialBlog), this extension has no effect.

External linksEdit

The following Social extensions are available:

This extension was originally made for BlueSpice. BlueSpice is a MediaWiki distribution for enterprises and organizations. It enhances MediaWiki, in particular in the areas of quality management, process support, administration, editing and security.

You can download this extension with BlueSpice pro.