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Mining Wikipedia for Awesome DataNeil CrosbyWhat’s this about then?• There’s loads of groovy content on Wikipedia.• You are lazy.• You want groovy content on your site.Wikipedia has an API• Who knew?• http://en.wikipedia.org/w/api.phpAPI has lots of optionsParamValuesWhat does it do?formatphp, json, Output format.TODOredirects0, 1Redirect to good pages.rvsection0, 1, 2, 3, etc Page section to get data for.actionquery, parseAPI method.Getting WikiText? Easy• http://en.wikipedia.org/w/api.php?format=php&action=query&titles=one+ﬂew+over+the+cuckoo’s+nest&rvprop=content&prop=revisions&redirects=1Searching? Harder• Wikipedia doesn’t have a good search engine.Use Yahoo! BOSS• http://boss.yahooapis.com/ysearch/web/v1/site:en.wikipedia.org+one+ﬂew+over+the+cuckoo’s+nest?appid=yourBOSSiD• First result: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/One_Flew_Over_the_Cuckoo's_Nest_(ﬁlm)Then get WikiText• http://en.wikipedia.org/w/api.php?format=php&action=query&titles= One_Flew_Over_the_Cuckoo's_Nest_(ﬁlm)&rvprop=content&prop=revisions&redirects=1The WikiText'''''One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest''''' is a [[1975 in ﬁlm|1975]] [[comedy-drama]] ﬁlm [[ﬁlm director|directed]] by [[Miloš Forman]]. The ﬁlm is an adaptation of the 1962 novel ''[[One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (novel)|One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest]]'' by [[Ken Kesey]]. The movie was the ﬁrst to [[List of Big Five Academy Award winners and nominees|win all ﬁve]]...But I wanted HTML!• WikiText is no good for dumping into a website.