Movement Strategy initiative #6: Engagement of third party ecosystems

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In order to increase the Sustainability of Our Movement in terms of technology and people, we should engage new people in the development of our platform, specifically from third-parties. The term “third-party” here refers to external developers who are not part of the Wikimedia movement, but who contribute to improving the MediaWiki software. There are many opportunities to encourage those developers to make more contributions. Ongoing projects like Wikibase and Parsoid are providing those in certain contexts, but there is room to grow.

  • Active engagement of third party ecosystems in the development of MediaWiki technologies (e.g. Wikibase and Parsoid).

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