Feature Comparison

General FeaturesFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Version does not applydoes not apply
Last Release Date 14/2/2008 does not applydoes not apply
Author Microsoft Wetpaint.com Philip Neustrom
URL www.flexwiki.com www.wetpaintcentral.com wikispot.org
Free and Open Source Yes does not applydoes not apply
License Common Public License (CPL) does not applydoes not apply
Programming Language C# 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   All users Communities / Interest Groups / Non-Profits
Hosting FeaturesFlexWiki 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 RequirementsFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Operating System Windows XP, Vista, Server 2003 or 2008, LINUX does not applydoes not apply
Root Access Yes does not applydoes not apply
Webserver IIS (ASP.NET), APACHE (MONO) does not applydoes not apply
Other Requirements None does not applydoes not apply
DatastorageFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Text Files Yes does not applydoes not apply
MySQL No does not applydoes not apply
PostgreSQL No does not applydoes not apply
Oracle No does not applydoes not apply
SQLite No does not applydoes not apply
BerkeleyDB No does not applydoes not apply
RCS No does not applydoes not apply
Other SQL Server 2000, 2005 or Express does not applydoes not apply
Security/Anti-SpamFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes Yes
Authentication Backends Windows, Forms (ASPNET Providers) does not applydoes not apply
Host Blocking Yes Yes Yes
Mail Encryption No   Optional
nofollow Yes Yes No
Blacklist Yes   No
Delayed Indexing No No No
Development/SupportFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Commercial Support No No No
Preconfigured Hosting No does not applydoes not apply
Code Repository flexwiki.svn.sourceforge.net does not applydoes not apply
Issue Tracker sourceforge.net www.wetpaintcentral.com wikispot.org
Mailing List lists.sourceforge.net   wikispot.org
Support Forum   www.wetpaintcentral.com wikispot.org
IRC Channel     wikispot.org
Common FeaturesFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes No Yes No
Change Summary No 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 Yes Yes No
Special FeaturesFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support   No Optional
Interface Languages Not localized Not localized Not localized
Email notification Yes Yes No
Comments No 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
LinksFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
CamelCase Yes 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 Yes   No
Page Redirects   Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
HTML Tags Plugin None None
Math formulas No   Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support No No No
Markdown Support No No No
Textile Support Yes No No
BBCode Support No No No
Emoticon Images Yes Yes No
Syntax Highlighting No No No
Footnotes Yes   Yes
Quoting Yes   Yes
Internal Comments Yes No Yes
Custom styles Yes No No
FAQ Tags Yes   No
Scripting yes; WikiTallk   none
Content Includes Yes   Yes
Feed Aggregation Yes Yes No
UsabilityFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Section Editing No No No
Page Templates   Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit Yes Yes Yes
Toolbar No Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Yes No
Access Keys No Yes No
Auto Signature No No Yes
StatisticsFlexWiki 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
OutputFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print View Print CSS
Mobile Friendly     Optional
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds No   No
Abbreviations No   No
Auto-TOC Yes   Yes
Raw Export Yes   No
HTML Export Yes No No
XML export No   No
PDF Export No No No
Media and FilesFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
File Attachments Optional Yes Yes
Media Revisions No No Yes
Embedded Flash Plugin Yes No
Embedded Video Yes Yes No
Image Editing No No No
SVG Editing No No No
MindMap Editing No No No
Media Search No Keywords No
ExtrasFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Calendar   Plugin Yes
Image Galleries   Yes No
Forums   Yes No
Blogs     No
Ticket System     No
Syntax ExamplesFlexWiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWiki Spot Details
Internal Link
WYSIWYG linking
Wetpaint auto suggests internal pages to link.
["Front Page"]
External Link
WYSIWYG external linking
!Heading 1
= Headline =
== SubHeading ==
Bold Format
*bold*  or '''bold'''
Italics Format
''italics here''
Underline Format
+underline text+
Monospace Format
 This is monospace
Strikethrough Format
-strikethrough text-
Superscript Format
Subscript Format
WYSIWYG Upload, Alignment, and Resizing

[[Image(filename, right, thumbnail, 400, noborder)]]
Aligning Text
Use a span or div witha class and custom css
WYSIWYG Left, Right, Center
Text Indentation
Use a span or div witha class and custom css
WYSIWYG indentation
 A space before a paragraph causes it to indent; more spaces cause further indent.
Bulleted Lists
      * Point
      * Block
WYSIWYG Bulleted Lists
 * Item
 * Item
Numbered Lists
      1. List item one
      1. List item two
      1. List item three
WYSIWYG Numbered Lists
 1. Item
 1. Item
Definition Lists
name :: definition
Horizontal Rule
Last updated2008-02-192011-02-092009-12-27