SMW and WikiBase: blasphemy or feasible?

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SMWCon Fall 2020SMW and WikiBase: blasphemy or feasible?
SMWCon Fall 2020
SMW and WikiBase: blasphemy or feasible?
Talk details
Description: Success story in using SMW in concert with WikiBase to achieve a data-based, semantic-enabled MediaWiki site
Speaker(s): Luca Mauri
Slides: see here
Audience: Developers, Admins
Event start: 2020/11/25 15:30:00
Event finish: 2020/11/25 16:00:00
Length: 20 minutes
Video: click here
Keywords: smw, wikibase
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Based on my personal experience working on a wiki using both WikiBase and SMW, this presentation will show to the public the basic concept of the integration I made. I will explain how the two products can work together and overcome shortcomings of both by finding synergies. I will also show how to store SMW-related data in WikiBase for more consistent configuration and use. I will also provide LUA samples to show potential usecases