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Mediawiki-Usage/Changes Storage and Visualizations

A coworker and I have been doing some work on visualizations of wiki updates. The server-side code, written in Ruby, stores changes from a media-wiki feed.

Media-wiki Changes Feed

Media-wiki Changes Feed

I got a chance to use the Google Visualization API, which is really simple and useful for a wide variety of domains.

He also turned me on to HAML, which offers a concise, structured way of specifying HTML.

Project Page: http://github.com/hectcastro/mediawiki-usage/ Demo: http://www.angelforge.org/mediawiki-usage/

Media-wiki Changes Visualization

Media-wiki Changes Visualization