We've discussed this with @RazShuty at the federated wikibase workshops and thought some documentation on an FAQ page (eg Wikibase FAQ page) would be useful – as a starting point for designers and developers who want to work with Mediawikis and are thinking about best practices to implement custom frontend interfaces.
|Open||None||T192805 Common features for Wikibase frontends|
|Invalid||None||T192894 UI related issues to single Wikibase frontends and wdqs|
|Invalid||None||T192997 How to combine a Mediawiki (i.e. Wikibase) with a design framework and keep key Mediawiki features, like: logins, translations, etc.|