WikiIndaba conference 2018/Submissions/BEYOND THE GUI: DISCOVER BOTS CREATION AND API USE

Submission no. 031
Title of the submission
Beyond the GUI: Discover bots creation and API use
Type of submission (lecture, panel, tutorial/workshop, roundtable discussion, lightning talk, birds of a feather discussion)
Author of the submission
Language of presentation
French + English depending on attendees.
E-mail address
Country of origin
Icons-flag-bj.png Bénin
Affiliation, if any (organisation, company etc.)
Personal homepage or blog
Abstract (up to 300 words to describe your proposal)
This tutorial / Workshop is a technical one. The objective is to discover how to create bots and to use wikimedia API. They can automate some tasks, edit pages using their own bots or to get data for analytics
What will attendees take away from this session?
Attendees will know: -how to create their own bots -how to use wikimedia API to get Data
Theme of presentation
Technology, Interface & Infrastructure
For workshops and discussions, what level is the intended audience?
attendees should have a minimum level in web development language and terminal commands use / Linux or Windows. We will be using JavaScript with its server side plateform NODE JS. The worshop is opened to any curious who need to see the process. Attendees should have a computer with admin rights on it.
Length of session (if other than 25 minutes, specify how long)
2 hours
Will you attend WikiIndaba if your submission is not accepted?
Slides or further information (optional)
Will provide later
Special requests
Is this Submission a Draft or Final?

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  1. Lionel Scheepmans Contact French native speaker, sorry for my dysorthography 12:52, 31 January 2018 (UTC)

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