BlueSpice Featurelist 2016 online

Yesterday we published a new feature list. It was necessary to record the latest extensions. But we used the opportunity to mention a lot of important features that BlueSpice with MediaWiki as basis technology automatically includes: for example security features, many reporting functions and mobile device support. These features have been neglected in the past, […]

BlueSpice in 2016

The last few months BlueSpice MediaWiki has had a great time. We see an increasing number of downloads. BlueSpice becomes more and more visible. And as a result of that, we win many new customers and are involved in incredibly interesting projects. This makes it possible, and necessary, to push the BlueSpice project forward this […]

MediaWiki extension ReplaceText compatible with BlueSpice

This little helper from MediaWiki enables administrators to search and replace words or text passages. The changes can be done in the content of wiki articles and in article titles. Fast and easy, because the modifications will automatically be made in all relevant articles. Special page to search and replace single words or text passages […]

MediaWiki extension BreadCrumbs compatible with BlueSpice

With the MediaWiki BreadCrumbs extension it is possible to keep an overview of where you are in the wiki. The extension shows the path to the called up article and therefore provides orientation.     BreadCrumbs has been tested to be operational for MediaWiki and BlueSpice by the BlueSpice developer Hallo Welt! Compatible with: BlueSpice […]

BlueSpice Release 2.23.2 – ImageMapEdit, WikiCategoryTag, EmbedVideo, MediaWiki Visual Editor, Semantic MediaWiki and even more

We released BlueSpice 2.23.2 – a minor and maintenance release. This is the first release of BlueSpice with the new “BlueSpice pro” subscription. Of course the free version “BlueSpice free” is still available on sourceforge. Download BlueSpice free 2.23.2 at sourceforge (please report bugs, patches and other feedback to our sourceforge forums) Release Notes BlueSpice […]

Create a wiki – tips for starting your own wiki

Lobbypedia platform in Germany - mission

Creating your own Wikipedia is not at all difficult. It does not matter if you want it to concentrate on a specific theme, or if you want to create a wiki for your town or company; the basic considerations are very similar at the start. Here are some tips on what to take into account […]

Lightbox extension now in the BlueSpice shop

View images with the Lightbox

With the Lightbox extension it is possible to display thumbnail or image galleries as full-size images in a pop-up while the background is darkened. So with a click on an image you won’t be redirected to the image’s meta page. If you want to call-up the meta page of the image, please click on the […]

Collecting and distributing an organisation’s knowledge: Knowledge management and QM at ASIS GmbH – a use case

A part of the exchange station for abrasive materials from ASIS GmbH

ASIS GmbH from Landshut works in the area of automation technology. This medium-sized company is focused on surface engineering for the car industry. ASIS develops and produces, amongst other things, painting and grinding finishing systems. They currently have about 120 employees. I spoke with Jana Timinger, Technical Editor at ASIS GmbH, about how knowledge and […]

Security release 2.23.1.1, and how to report vulnerabilities

Yesterday, we published the security release BlueSpice 2.23.1.1. Community user Frederic Mohr had reported a severe cross-site-scripting vulnerability with the Shoutbox, where arbitrary JavaScript code could be inserted in the box and would be executed on each page load. The fix he provided contains a minor change in the input handling. The new release fixes […]

Relaunch of the BlueSpice website

Have you already seen our new website? No?! We hope you will like it as much as we do 😉 We have not only updated the content, but also redesigned the page and – last but not least – changed the domain to bluespice.com. We tried to focus on frequent asked questions about BlueSpice to […]