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WPSync: WordPress MediaWiki Content Sync


WPSync is a WordPress plugin designed to synchronize WP content using the MediaWiki Action API web service.
This service allows access to some wiki-features like authentication, page operations, and search. For documentation on available
endpoints, visit MediaWiki:API.


  1. Upload cscan-forum-api.php to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Ensure dependent plugins are installed.
  4. Configure /admin/settings.json to match the MediaWiki content types.
  5. Create post categories for each post content type.


  • Automates content synchronization between WP and MediaWiki database.
  • Allows cron-scheduled updates to generate WP posts from imported data.
  • Uses an external JSON file /admin/settings.json to configure custom fields associated with different WP posts differentiated by post categories.
  • Uses ACF plugin to manage custom fields defined in /admin/settings.json.
  • Includes bilingual (French/English) option (using Polylang).

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