Feature Comparison

General FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Version 1.3.2 does not applydoes not apply
Last Release Date 05-May-2013 does not applydoes not apply
Author Ryan Holliday Philip Neustrom
Free and Open Source Yes does not applydoes not apply
License GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) does not applydoes not apply
Programming Language Java does not applydoes not apply
Data Storage Files, DB does not applydoes not apply
License Cost/ Fee Free Free; Premium; Ad-free for Education Free
Development status Mature does not applydoes not apply
Intended Audience Anyone All users Communities / Interest Groups / Non-Profits
Hosting FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Storage Quota does not applyUnlimited No
Bandwidth Quota does not applyUnlimited No
Other Limits does not apply  No
Topic Restrictions does not applyNo restrictions Non-Commercial
Corporate Branding does not apply Yes No
Own Domain does not apply Yes Optional
Ads allowed does not apply No No
System RequirementsJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Operating System Any OS supporting Java 5 or greater does not applydoes not apply
Root Access   does not applydoes not apply
Webserver Any application server supporting Java servlet 2.4 or greater does not applydoes not apply
Other Requirements   does not applydoes not apply
DatastorageJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Text Files No does not applydoes not apply
MySQL Yes does not applydoes not apply
PostgreSQL Yes does not applydoes not apply
Oracle Yes does not applydoes not apply
SQLite   does not applydoes not apply
BerkeleyDB   does not applydoes not apply
RCS   does not applydoes not apply
Other Any JDBC 3.0 (or greater) compliant database should be supported in ANSI SQL mode. Support for sites without an external database is provided using an embedded version of the HSQL database. does not applydoes not apply
Security/Anti-SpamJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes Yes
Authentication Backends Spring Security does not applydoes not apply
Host Blocking Yes Yes Yes
Mail Encryption No   Optional
nofollow Yes Yes No
Blacklist Optional   No
CAPTCHA Optional Yes No
Delayed Indexing No No No
Development/SupportJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Commercial Support No No No
Preconfigured Hosting No does not applydoes not apply
Code Repository does not applydoes not apply
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
IRC Channel
Common FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes No
Change Summary Yes Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Yes   Yes
Plugin System No Yes No
Special FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support No No Optional
Interface Languages 23 languages
Czech, Danish, German, English, Spanish, French, Galician, Croatian, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Russian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Swedish, Ukrainian, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
Not localized Not localized
Email notification No Yes No
Comments Discussion Pages Threaded Discussion Pages
Categories Yes Yes No
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes
Page Redirection Yes Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Detection Conflict Resolution Conflict Detection
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming   does not applydoes not apply
Structured Data     No
LinksJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
CamelCase No No No
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks No Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes Yes
SisterWiki No No No
Image Links Yes Yes No
Windows Shares No   No
Page Redirects Yes Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
HTML Tags Optional None None
Math formulas No   Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support   No No
Markdown Support   No No
Textile Support   No No
BBCode Support   No No
Emoticon Images No Yes No
Syntax Highlighting Plugin No No
Footnotes Yes   Yes
Quoting     Yes
Internal Comments Yes No Yes
Custom styles Plugin No No
FAQ Tags No   No
Scripting Mediawiki templates are supported.   none
Content Includes Yes   Yes
Feed Aggregation No Yes No
UsabilityJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Section Editing Yes No No
Page Templates   Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit No Yes Yes
Toolbar Optional Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Yes No
Access Keys No Yes No
Auto Signature Yes No Yes
StatisticsJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No Yes Yes
Orphaned Pages Yes Yes Yes
Most/Least Popular No Yes No
Recent Visitors No No No
Analysis No Plugin No
OutputJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional   HTML 4
CSS Stylesheets   Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print View Print CSS
Mobile Friendly     Optional
Themes & Skins No Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Optional Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds No   No
Abbreviations No   No
Auto-TOC Optional   Yes
Raw Export No   No
HTML Export No No No
XML export Yes   No
PDF Export No No No
Media and FilesJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes No Yes
Embedded Flash No Yes No
Embedded Video No Yes No
Image Editing No No No
SVG Editing No No No
MindMap Editing No No No
Media Search Filenames only Keywords No
ExtrasJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Calendar No Plugin Yes
Image Galleries Yes Yes No
Forums No Yes No
Blogs No   No
Ticket System No   No
Syntax ExamplesJAMWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Internal Link
[[Link to topic]]
[[Link to topic|With a caption]]
[[:interwiki:Interwiki link]]
WYSIWYG linking
Wetpaint auto suggests internal pages to link.
["Front Page"]
External Link
[ alternate caption]
WYSIWYG external linking
= Headline =
== SubHeading ==
Bold Format
Italics Format
Underline Format
Monospace Format
Strikethrough Format
Superscript Format
Subscript Format
WYSIWYG Upload, Alignment, and Resizing

[[Image(filename, right, thumbnail, 400, noborder)]]
Aligning Text
<div align="right">text</div>
WYSIWYG Left, Right, Center
Text Indentation
:indent one level
:::indent three levels
WYSIWYG indentation
 A space before a paragraph causes it to indent; more spaces cause further indent.
Bulleted Lists
* 1
** 1.1
* 2
WYSIWYG Bulleted Lists
 * Item
 * Item
Numbered Lists
# 1
## 1.1
# 2
WYSIWYG Numbered Lists
 1. Item
 1. Item
Definition Lists
name :: definition
Horizontal Rule
Last updated2013-05-052011-02-092009-12-27