Feature Comparison

General FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Version 1.3.2 does not apply0.9.1 8.0beta6
Last Release Date 05-May-2013 does not apply13.02.2007 17.10.2017
Author Ryan Holliday Wikia, Inc. Thomas Linden
Free and Open Source Yes does not apply Yes No
License GNU Lesser General Public License (LGPL) does not applyGPL GPL2+ or compatible
Programming Language Java does not applyPerl PHP
Data Storage Files, DB does not applyFiles, RCS Database
License Cost/ Fee Free $0 GPL / none Different licences
Development status Mature does not applyMature Mature
Intended Audience Anyone All users average to advanced users Enterprise
Hosting FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Storage Quota does not applyunlimited does not applydoes not apply
Bandwidth Quota does not applyunlimited does not applydoes not apply
Other Limits does not apply none does not applydoes not apply
Topic Restrictions does not applyhate speech, personal attacks, we believe in kindness does not applydoes not apply
Corporate Branding does not apply Yes does not applydoes not apply
Own Domain does not apply Optional does not applydoes not apply
Ads allowed does not apply Yes does not applydoes not apply
System RequirementsJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Operating System Any OS supporting Java 5 or greater does not applyUnix Linux, Unix, Windows, OS X
Root Access   does not apply No No
Webserver Any application server supporting Java servlet 2.4 or greater does not applyapache Apache, nginx, Lighthttpd, IIS
Other Requirements   does not applymod_rewrite optional PHP
DatastorageJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Text Files No does not apply Yes No
MySQL Yes does not apply No Yes
PostgreSQL Yes does not apply No Yes
Oracle Yes does not apply No Plugin
SQLite   does not apply No Patch
BerkeleyDB   does not apply No No
RCS   does not apply Yes No
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 applyperl Storable(v0.7) for users, attributes and stuff Memcache, Mssql
Security/Anti-SpamJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes Yes Yes
Authentication Backends Spring Security does not applybuiltin Active Directory, LDAP, OpenID, OAuth, MySQL, PostgreSQL, .htaccess, Kerberos, NTLM
Host Blocking Yes Yes No Yes
Mail Encryption No Yes Yes Plugin
nofollow Yes Yes No Plugin
Blacklist Optional Yes No Yes
CAPTCHA Optional Optional Yes Yes
Delayed Indexing No Optional No Yes
Development/SupportJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Commercial Support No Yes, 1 listed No Yes, 3 listed
Preconfigured Hosting No does not apply No Yes
Code Repository does not
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
IRC Channel   ##wikia on freenode #49 #drupal-wiki
Common FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes No Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes No Yes
Page History Yes Yes Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes Optional Yes
Plugin System No     Yes
Special FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes No Yes
Right-to-Left Support No Yes No Yes
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 2 languages
German, English
Email notification No Optional No Yes
Comments Discussion Pages Discussion Pages Threaded Discussion Pages
Categories Yes Yes Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes No Yes
Page Redirection Yes Yes No Yes
Conflict Handling Conflict Detection Conflict Resolution Page Locking Page Locking
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming   does not apply  Yes
Structured Data       Yes
LinksJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
CamelCase No Optional Yes Optional
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes Plugin
Backlinks No Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes Yes Yes
SisterWiki No Optional No No
Image Links Yes Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares No No No Plugin
Page Redirects Yes     Yes
Syntax FeaturesJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
HTML Tags Optional Some Plugin All
Math formulas No Yes No Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support   Optional Yes Plugin
Markdown Support   Optional No Plugin
Textile Support   Optional Yes Plugin
BBCode Support   Optional Yes Plugin
Emoticon Images No Optional No Plugin
Syntax Highlighting Plugin Optional No Plugin
Footnotes Yes Yes No Plugin
Quoting   Yes Yes Yes
Internal Comments Yes Yes Yes Yes
Custom styles Plugin Yes Yes Yes
FAQ Tags No Yes No Plugin
Scripting Mediawiki templates are supported. Yes Perl Widgets
Content Includes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation No   Yes Yes
UsabilityJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Section Editing Yes Yes No Plugin
Page Templates   Yes   Yes
Double-Click Edit No Yes No Plugin
Toolbar Optional Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Yes No Yes
Access Keys No Yes No Yes
Auto Signature Yes Optional No Yes
StatisticsJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No Yes No Plugin
Orphaned Pages Yes Yes No Optional
Most/Least Popular No Yes Yes Plugin
Recent Visitors No No No Plugin
Analysis No Yes No Yes
OutputJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML 4 XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets   Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print CSS Print View Print View
Mobile Friendly   Yes   Optional
Themes & Skins No Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Optional Yes Optional Yes
ATOM Feeds No Yes No Yes
Abbreviations No Yes Yes Yes
Auto-TOC Optional Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export No Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export No Yes No Yes
XML export Yes Yes No Plugin
PDF Export No Optional No Yes
Media and FilesJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes No Yes
Embedded Flash No   Optional Plugin
Embedded Video No Yes Optional Plugin
Image Editing No   No Yes
SVG Editing No   No Yes
MindMap Editing No   No Plugin
Media Search Filenames only Keywords No Contents
ExtrasJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Calendar No     Plugin
Image Galleries Yes Yes   Plugin
Forums No Yes   Yes
Blogs No Yes   Yes
Ticket System No     Plugin
Syntax ExamplesJAMWiki DetailsWikia DetailsPodWiki DetailsDrupal Wiki Details
Internal Link
[[Link to topic]]
[[Link to topic|With a caption]]
[[:interwiki:Interwiki link]]
L<Link Description|Sandbox>

[[Sandbox|Link Description]]

[url=Sandbox]Link Description[/url]
(Integrated in WYSIWYG-Editor with search in a dialog)
External Link
[ alternate caption]
(Integrated in WYSIWYG-Editor)
=head1 The Weather
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Bold Format
(Integrated into the WYSIWYG-Editor)
Italics Format
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Underline Format
via html only
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Monospace Format
 put a space in front of monospaced text
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Strikethrough Format
via html only
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Superscript Format
via html only
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Subscript Format
via html only
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Aligning Text
<div align="right">text</div>
via stylesheet only
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Text Indentation
:indent one level
:::indent three levels
via stylesheet only
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Bulleted Lists
* 1
** 1.1
* 2

=item* listitem

(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Numbered Lists
# 1
## 1.1
# 2

=item 1. listitem

(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Definition Lists
via html only
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Horizontal Rule
(Integrated into the  WYSIWYG-Editor)
Last updated2013-05-052013-02-182007-02-132017-10-17