WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Version 1.20.1 does not apply
Last Release Date 2012-11-30 does not apply
Author Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others. PBworks
URL www.mediawiki.org pbworks.com
Free and Open Source Yes does not apply
License GPL does not apply
Programming Language PHP does not apply
Data Storage Database does not apply
License Cost/ Fee 0 Determined by Solution Needs
Development status Mature does not apply
Intended Audience End Users/Desktop, Education Business Enterprises
Hosting FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Storage Quota does not applyNo limit
Bandwidth Quota does not applyNo limit
Other Limits does not apply None
Topic Restrictions does not apply None
Corporate Branding does not apply Yes
Own Domain does not apply Yes
Ads allowed does not apply Yes
System RequirementsMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Operating System *nix, Windows, Mac OS X does not apply
Root Access No does not apply
Webserver Any with PHP support does not apply
Other Requirements none does not apply
DatastorageMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Text Files No does not apply
MySQL Yes does not apply
PostgreSQL Yes does not apply
Oracle Yes does not apply
SQLite Yes does not apply
BerkeleyDB No does not apply
RCS No does not apply
Other No does not apply
Security/Anti-SpamMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes
ACL No Yes
Authentication Backends Yes does not apply
Host Blocking Yes Optional
Mail Encryption Plugin No
nofollow Optional No
Blacklist Yes Optional
CAPTCHA Plugin No
Delayed Indexing No No
Development/SupportMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 70 listed Yes, 2 listed
Preconfigured Hosting Yes does not apply
Code Repository svn.wikimedia.org does not apply
Issue Tracker bugzilla.wikimedia.org  
Mailing List lists.wikimedia.org  
Support Forum mwusers.com getsatisfaction.com
IRC Channel www.mediawiki.org  
Common FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Preview Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes
Change Summary Yes Yes
Page History Yes Yes
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs Between all Between all
Page Index Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes Yes
Special FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Yes Yes
Interface Languages 140 languages
Afar, Abkhazian, Afrikaans, Amharic, Arabic, Assamese, Aymara, Azerbaijani, Bashkir, Byelorussian, Bulgarian, Bihari, Bislama, Bengali; Bangla, Tibetan, Breton, Catalan, Corsican, Czech, Welsh, Danish, German, Bhutani, Greek, English, Esperanto, Spanish, Estonian, Basque, Persian, Finnish, Fiji, Faroese, French, Frisian, Irish, Scots Gaelic, Galician, Guarani, Gujarati, Hausa, Hebrew, Hindi, Croatian, Hungarian, Armenian, Interlingua, Indonesian, Interlingue, Inupiak, Icelandic, Italian, Inuktitut, Japanese, Georgian, Kazakh, Greenlandic, Cambodian, Kannada, Korean, Kashmiri, Kurdish, Kirghiz, Latin, Lingala, Laothian, Lithuanian, Latvian, Lettish, Malagasy, Maori, Macedonian, Malayalam, Mongolian, Moldavian, Marathi, Malay, Maltese, Burmese, Nauru, Nepali, Dutch, Norwegian, Occitan, Oromo, Oriya, Punjabi, Polish, Pashto, Pushto, Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese, Quechua, Rhaeto-Romance, Kirundi, Romanian, Russian, Kinyarwanda, Sanskrit, Sindhi, Sangho, Serbo-Croatian, Sinhalese, Slovak, Slovenian, Samoan, Shona, Somali, Albanian, Serbian, Siswati, Sesotho, Sundanese, Swedish, Swahili, Tamil, Telugu, Tajik, Thai, Tigrinya, Turkmen, Tagalog, Setswana, Tonga, Turkish, Tsonga, Tatar, Twi, Uighur, Ukrainian, Urdu, Uzbek, Vietnamese, Volapuk, Wolof, Xhosa, Yiddish, Yoruba, Zhuang, Chinese, Chinese Traditional, Zulu
Not localized
Email notification Optional Yes
Comments Discussion Pages Threaded
Categories Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes
Page Redirection Yes Plugin
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution Page Locking
Search Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Plugin does not apply
Structured Data Plugin Plugin
LinksMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
CamelCase No Yes
Freelinks Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes
SisterWiki No Yes
Image Links Yes Yes
Windows Shares No Optional
Page Redirects Yes  
Syntax FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
HTML Tags Some All
Math formulas Yes Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support No No
Markdown Support No No
Textile Support No No
BBCode Support No No
Emoticon Images Optional Yes
Syntax Highlighting Plugin Yes
Footnotes Yes Yes
Quoting No Yes
Internal Comments Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes
FAQ Tags No Yes
Scripting Optional Javascript
Content Includes Yes Plugin
Feed Aggregation Plugin Yes
UsabilityMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Section Editing Yes Plugin
Page Templates Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit Optional No
Toolbar Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Plugin Yes
Access Keys Yes Yes
Auto Signature Yes No
StatisticsMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Yes Optional
Orphaned Pages Yes No
Most/Least Popular Yes Yes
Recent Visitors Plugin Yes
Analysis Optional Optional
OutputMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional HTML 4
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print CSS
Mobile Friendly No Yes
Themes & Skins Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes Yes
Abbreviations No Yes
Auto-TOC Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes Yes
XML export Yes Yes
PDF Export Plugin Yes
Media and FilesMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes Yes
Embedded Flash Plugin Yes
Embedded Video Plugin Yes
Image Editing No Yes
SVG Editing No Yes
MindMap Editing Plugin Yes
Media Search Keywords Contents
ExtrasMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Calendar Plugin Yes
Image Galleries Yes Yes
Forums Plugin Plugin
Blogs No Optional
Ticket System No Plugin
Syntax ExamplesMediaWiki DetailsPBwiki Details
Internal Link
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
CamelCaseLink or [Free Link]
External Link
[http://example.org The title]
[http://www.externallink.com]
Headlines
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
! Level 1
!! Level 2
!!! Level 3
!!!! Level 4
!!!!! Level 5
!!!!!! Level 6
Bold Format
'''bold'''
**bold**
Italics Format
''italic''
''italics''
Underline Format
<u>underlined</u>
__underline__
Monospace Format
<tt>monospace</tt>
<code>monospace</code>
Strikethrough Format
<s>strikethrough</s>
-strikethrough-
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
<sup>superscript</sup>
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
<sub>subscript</sub>
Images
[[Image:wiki.png]]
[http://www.imagelocation.com/image.jpg
Aligning Text
<center>Centered</center>
<left>, <center>, <right>
Text Indentation
: indented line
 Indented block
Bulleted Lists
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
* Bullet #1
* Bullet #2
** SubBullet #1
Numbered Lists
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
# Number #1
# Number #2
Definition Lists
; term : definition
<dl>
</dl>
Horizontal Rule
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Last updated2012-11-302010-08-16