New Sorting Feature for MediaWiki Table

Today i came across with this new feature of MediaWiki where you can sort columns of a table by just adding a class name to it. its very simple and very effective. it comes with version 1.9.0 (not stable release) . i would have liked to include this cool feature in my coming MediaWiki book but its not stable and it might change during the development. but all the way, i liked the feature and i am really looking forward to see this feature is available in next stable version.

You can look at the following link for current development.

A nice example of mediawiki –

wikiHow is a collaborative writing project aiming to build the world’s largest how-to manual. Our mission is to provide free and useful instructions to help people solve the problems of everyday life. As of this minute, wikiHow contains 10,603 articles. New articles are created every day and the existing articles are gradually improved by volunteer contributors. In time we envision this huge how to manual providing free, unbiased, accurate instructions on almost every topic imaginable. Please join us by contributing a new page or editing a page that someone else started.