WikiMatrix

Feature Comparison

General FeaturesWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Version   1.20.1 does not apply
Last Release Date   2012-11-30 does not apply
Author Michal Frackowiak Magnus Manske, Brion Vibber, Lee Daniel Crocker, Tim Starling, Erik Möller, and others. Paul Klipp
URL www.wikidot.com www.mediawiki.org www.picowiki.com
Free and Open Source Yes Yes does not apply
License AGPLv3 GPL does not apply
Programming Language   PHP does not apply
Data Storage Database Database does not apply
License Cost/ Fee Free / Paid Accounts (starts from $5 per month) 0 free
Development status Mature Mature does not apply
Intended Audience companies, private users, social groups and communities, software developers, tech geeks End Users/Desktop, Education mobile professionals
Hosting FeaturesWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Storage Quota 1500MB for free users, more for Pro accounts does not apply none
Bandwidth Quota no limit does not apply none
Other Limits max uploaded file size limit does not apply none
Topic Restrictions by Terms Of Service does not apply none
Corporate Branding Yes does not apply No
Own Domain Yes does not apply No
Ads allowed Yes does not apply No
System RequirementsWikidot DetailsMediaWiki 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
DatastorageWikidot DetailsMediaWiki 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-SpamWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes No
ACL Yes No No
Authentication Backends   Yes does not apply
Host Blocking Yes Yes Yes
Mail Encryption No Plugin No
nofollow Yes Optional No
Blacklist Yes Yes No
CAPTCHA Yes Plugin No
Delayed Indexing Yes No No
Development/SupportWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Commercial Support Yes, 1 listed Yes, 70 listed  
Preconfigured Hosting Yes Yes does not apply
Code Repository www.wikidot.org svn.wikimedia.org does not apply
Issue Tracker   bugzilla.wikimedia.org  
Mailing List n/a lists.wikimedia.org info@picowiki.com
Support Forum community.wikidot.com mwusers.com by email
IRC Channel n/a www.mediawiki.org  
Common FeaturesWikidot DetailsMediaWiki 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 No Yes No
Special FeaturesWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Yes Yes No
Interface Languages 2 languages
English, Polish
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 Yes Optional No
Comments Threaded Discussion Pages No
Categories Yes Yes No
Namespaces Yes Yes No
Page Redirection Yes Yes No
Conflict Handling Page Locking Conflict Resolution None
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming Yes Plugin does not apply
Structured Data Yes Plugin  
LinksWikidot DetailsMediaWiki 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 FeaturesWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
HTML Tags None Some 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 No Optional  
Syntax Highlighting Yes Plugin No
Footnotes Yes Yes No
Quoting Yes No Yes
Internal Comments Yes Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes No
FAQ Tags No No No
Scripting CSS styles, embeddable JavaScript, reporting language Optional  
Content Includes Yes Yes  
Feed Aggregation Yes Plugin  
UsabilityWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Section Editing Yes Yes No
Page Templates Yes Yes  
Double-Click Edit No Optional No
Toolbar Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Plugin Yes
Access Keys Yes Yes No
Auto Signature Yes Yes No
StatisticsWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Yes Yes No
Orphaned Pages Yes Yes No
Most/Least Popular No Yes No
Recent Visitors No Plugin No
Analysis Yes Optional No
OutputWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
HTML XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes No
Printer Friendly Print View Print CSS  
Mobile Friendly Optional No  
Themes & Skins Yes Yes No
RSS Feeds Yes Yes No
ATOM Feeds No Yes No
Abbreviations No No No
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export No Yes Yes
XML export No Yes No
PDF Export No Plugin No
Media and FilesWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Optional
Media Revisions No Yes No
Embedded Flash Yes Plugin No
Embedded Video Yes Plugin No
Image Editing No No No
SVG Editing No No No
MindMap Editing No Plugin No
Media Search No Keywords No
ExtrasWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Calendar Optional Plugin  
Image Galleries Yes Yes  
Forums Yes Plugin  
Blogs Yes No  
Ticket System Yes No  
Syntax ExamplesWikidot DetailsMediaWiki DetailsPicoWiki Details
Internal Link
[[[page-name]]] or
[[[page-name|anchor]]]
[[a link]]
[[a link|with title]]
[[Link]]
External Link
http://www.wikimatrix.org or 
[http://www.wikimatrix.org WikiMatrix]
[http://example.org The title]
 
Headlines
+++ headline level 3
==Section==
===Subsection===
====Sub-subsection====
 
Bold Format
**bold text**
'''bold'''
*bold*
Italics Format
//italic text//
''italic''
 
Underline Format
__underlined text__
<u>underlined</u>
 
Monospace Format
{{monospaced text}}
<tt>monospace</tt>
 
Strikethrough Format
--strikethrough text--
<s>strikethrough</s>
 
Superscript Format
^^superscript^^
<sup>superscript</sup>
 
Subscript Format
,,subscript,,
<sub>subscript</sub>
 
Images
[[image src="..."]]
[[Image:wiki.png]]
 
Aligning Text
= Centered line
<center>Centered</center>
 
Text Indentation
> First level of indentation
>> Second level of indentation.
: indented line
 
Bulleted Lists
* element 1
* element 2
* Item 1
** Item 1.2
* Item 2
 
Numbered Lists
# element 1
# element 1
# Item 1
## Item 1.2
# Item 2
 
Definition Lists
: item : description
; term : definition
 
Horizontal Rule
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Last updated2009-12-092012-11-302008-07-07