WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki 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. Michal Frackowiak Paul Klipp
URL www.mediawiki.org www.wikidot.com www.picowiki.com
Free and Open Source Yes Yes does not apply
License GPL AGPLv3 does not apply
Programming Language PHP   does not apply
Data Storage Database Database does not apply
License Cost/ Fee 0 Free / Paid Accounts (starts from $5 per month) free
Development status Mature Mature does not apply
Intended Audience End Users/Desktop, Education companies, private users, social groups and communities, software developers, tech geeks mobile professionals
Hosting FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Storage Quota does not apply1500MB for free users, more for Pro accounts none
Bandwidth Quota does not applyno limit none
Other Limits does not applymax uploaded file size limit none
Topic Restrictions does not applyby Terms Of Service none
Corporate Branding does not apply Yes No
Own Domain does not apply Yes No
Ads allowed does not apply Yes No
System RequirementsMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki 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 DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Text Files No   does not apply
MySQL Yes   does not apply
PostgreSQL Yes 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 DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes No
ACL No Yes No
Authentication Backends Yes   does not apply
Host Blocking Yes Yes Yes
Mail Encryption Plugin No No
nofollow Optional Yes No
Blacklist Yes Yes No
CAPTCHA Plugin Yes No
Delayed Indexing No Yes No
Development/SupportMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 70 listed Yes, 1 listed  
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes does not apply
Code Repository svn.wikimedia.org www.wikidot.org does not apply
Issue Tracker bugzilla.wikimedia.org    
Mailing List lists.wikimedia.org n/a info@picowiki.com
Support Forum mwusers.com community.wikidot.com by email
IRC Channel www.mediawiki.org n/a  
Common FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes No
Change Summary Yes Yes No
Page History Yes Yes No
Page Revisions Unlimited Unlimited None
Revision Diffs Between all Between all No
Page Index Yes Yes Yes
Plugin System Yes No No
Special FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Yes Yes No
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
2 languages
English, Polish
Not localized
Email notification Optional Yes No
Comments Discussion Pages Threaded No
Categories Yes Yes No
Namespaces Yes Yes No
Page Redirection Yes Yes No
Conflict Handling Conflict Resolution Page Locking None
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Plugin Yes does not apply
Structured Data Plugin Yes  
LinksMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
CamelCase No No Yes
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes No
InterWiki Yes Yes No
SisterWiki No No No
Image Links Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares No No No
Page Redirects Yes Yes  
Syntax FeaturesMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
HTML Tags Some None Some
Math formulas Yes Yes  
Tables simple + complex simple + complex simple
CREOLE support No No  
Markdown Support No No Yes
Textile Support No No No
BBCode Support No No No
Emoticon Images Optional No  
Syntax Highlighting Plugin Yes No
Footnotes Yes Yes No
Quoting No Yes Yes
Internal Comments Yes Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes No
FAQ Tags No No No
Scripting Optional CSS styles, embeddable JavaScript, reporting language  
Content Includes Yes Yes  
Feed Aggregation Plugin Yes  
UsabilityMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Section Editing Yes Yes No
Page Templates Yes Yes  
Double-Click Edit Optional No No
Toolbar Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Plugin No Yes
Access Keys Yes Yes No
Auto Signature Yes Yes No
StatisticsMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Yes Yes No
Orphaned Pages Yes Yes No
Most/Least Popular Yes No No
Recent Visitors Plugin No No
Analysis Optional Yes No
OutputMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes No
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print View  
Mobile Friendly No Optional  
Themes & Skins Yes Yes No
RSS Feeds Yes Yes No
ATOM Feeds Yes No No
Abbreviations No No No
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export Yes No Yes
XML export Yes No No
PDF Export Plugin No No
Media and FilesMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Optional
Media Revisions Yes No No
Embedded Flash Plugin Yes No
Embedded Video Plugin Yes No
Image Editing No No No
SVG Editing No No No
MindMap Editing Plugin No No
Media Search Keywords No No
ExtrasMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Calendar Plugin Optional  
Image Galleries Yes Yes  
Forums Plugin Yes  
Blogs No Yes  
Ticket System No Yes  
Syntax ExamplesMediaWiki DetailsWikidot DetailsPicoWiki Details
Internal Link
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
[[[page-name]]] or
[[[page-name|anchor]]]
[[Link]]
External Link
[http://example.org The title]
http://www.wikimatrix.org or 
[http://www.wikimatrix.org WikiMatrix]
 
Headlines
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
+++ headline level 3
 
Bold Format
'''bold'''
**bold text**
*bold*
Italics Format
''italic''
//italic text//
 
Underline Format
<u>underlined</u>
__underlined text__
 
Monospace Format
<tt>monospace</tt>
{{monospaced text}}
 
Strikethrough Format
<s>strikethrough</s>
--strikethrough text--
 
Superscript Format
<sup>superscript</sup>
^^superscript^^
 
Subscript Format
<sub>subscript</sub>
,,subscript,,
 
Images
[[Image:wiki.png]]
[[image src="..."]]
 
Aligning Text
<center>Centered</center>
= Centered line
 
Text Indentation
: indented line
> First level of indentation
>> Second level of indentation.
 
Bulleted Lists
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
* element 1
* element 2
 
Numbered Lists
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
# element 1
# element 1
 
Definition Lists
; term : definition
: item : description
 
Horizontal Rule
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Last updated2012-11-302009-12-092008-07-07