MediaWiki skins manual - category
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Release status: beta
Screenshot of BlueLib (RoyalBlue) MediaWiki skin.png
Description Bluelib-based skin for MediaWiki
Author(s) Stefano Pigozzi
Latest version 0.1 (2021-12-18)
MediaWiki 1.37
PHP 7.4
License GNU Affero General Public License 3.0 or later
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Bluelib is a MediaWiki skin using the Bluelib CSS framework to provide a responsive wiki theme. It provides various skins Sophon, Amber, Royal Blue, Paper, and Hacker.


  • Clone and place the file(s) in a directory called Bluelib in your skins/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
wfLoadSkin( 'Bluelib' );
  •   Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the skin is successfully installed.
  • Run `git submodule init` to enable frontend assets.