Feature Comparison

General FeaturesJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Version 0.1.3 does not applydoes not apply
Last Release Date 03/06/2008 does not applydoes not apply
Author Thibaut Colar(tcolar-wiki AT colar DOT net) Central Desktop Wikia, Inc.
URL www.jotwiki.net www.centraldesktop.com www.wikia.com
Free and Open Source Yes does not applydoes not apply
License GPL for non commercial uses does not applydoes not apply
Programming Language java does not applydoes not apply
Data Storage Files does not applydoes not apply
License Cost/ Fee Free for non commercial uses (ie: no resell) Free Version Available $0
Development status Beta does not applydoes not apply
Intended Audience any Director, VP, & C-Level Managers; Enterprise & SMB; Anyone who wants to put up a hosted corporate intranet, wiki, project workspace, or extranet. All users
Hosting FeaturesJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Storage Quota does not applyfrom 25MB and up unlimited
Bandwidth Quota does not applyunlimited unlimited
Other Limits does not applyDepends on plan none
Topic Restrictions does not apply No hate speech, personal attacks, we believe in kindness
Corporate Branding does not apply Yes Yes
Own Domain does not apply Yes Optional
Ads allowed does not apply Yes Yes
System RequirementsJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Operating System any (java) does not applydoes not apply
Root Access No does not applydoes not apply
Webserver Any j2ee engine: : jetty, tomcat etc... does not applydoes not apply
Other Requirements java 1.4+ does not applydoes not apply
DatastorageJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia 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   does not applydoes not apply
Security/Anti-SpamJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes No Yes
Authentication Backends builtin DB does not applydoes not apply
Host Blocking No No Yes
Mail Encryption Optional   Yes
nofollow Yes No Yes
Blacklist     Yes
CAPTCHA Yes Yes Optional
Delayed Indexing Optional   Optional
Development/SupportJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Commercial Support   Yes, 2 listed Yes, 1 listed
Preconfigured Hosting No does not applydoes not apply
Code Repository jotwiki.svn.sourceforge.net does not applydoes not apply
Issue Tracker sourceforge.net    
Mailing List sourceforge.net    
Support Forum sourceforge.net forum.centraldesktop.com forums.wikia.com
IRC Channel     ##wikia on freenode
Common FeaturesJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Preview No Yes Yes
Minor Changes No Yes Yes
Change Summary No No Yes
Page History   Yes Yes
Page Revisions Restricted by Age Unlimited Unlimited
Revision Diffs No Between all Between all
Page Index   Yes Yes
Plugin System No    
Special FeaturesJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support     Yes
Interface Languages   Not localized  
Email notification Yes Yes Optional
Comments Flat Flat Discussion Pages
Categories No Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes
Page Redirection No Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Page Locking Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Wiki Farming   does not applydoes not apply
Structured Data      
LinksJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
CamelCase No Optional Optional
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks No No Yes
InterWiki No Yes Yes
SisterWiki Yes Yes Optional
Image Links Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares Yes Yes No
Page Redirects      
Syntax FeaturesJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
HTML Tags All Some Some
Math formulas No No Yes
Tables simple simple + complex simple + complex
CREOLE support No   Optional
Markdown Support No No Optional
Textile Support No No Optional
BBCode Support No No Optional
Emoticon Images Yes No Optional
Syntax Highlighting No Yes Optional
Footnotes No No Yes
Quoting No Yes Yes
Internal Comments Yes Yes Yes
Custom styles Yes Yes Yes
FAQ Tags Yes No Yes
Scripting regular html, javascript html/css/templating Yes
Content Includes Optional Yes Yes
Feed Aggregation No Yes  
UsabilityJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Section Editing No Yes Yes
Page Templates   Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit No Optional Yes
Toolbar Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing No Yes Yes
Access Keys No Yes Yes
Auto Signature Yes Yes Optional
StatisticsJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Recent Changes No Yes Yes
Wanted Pages No No Yes
Orphaned Pages No No Yes
Most/Least Popular No Yes Yes
Recent Visitors No Yes No
Analysis Optional Optional Yes
OutputJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
HTML HTML 4 HTML 4 XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print View Print View Print CSS
Mobile Friendly   Yes Yes
Themes & Skins Yes Optional Yes
RSS Feeds No Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds No Yes Yes
Abbreviations No Yes Yes
Auto-TOC Yes Yes Yes
Raw Export Yes Yes Yes
HTML Export No Yes Yes
XML export No Yes Yes
PDF Export No Yes Optional
Media and FilesJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions No Yes Yes
Embedded Flash Yes Yes  
Embedded Video Yes Yes Yes
Image Editing No No  
SVG Editing No No  
MindMap Editing No No  
Media Search Filenames only Contents Keywords
ExtrasJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Calendar   Yes  
Image Galleries   Yes Yes
Forums   Yes Yes
Blogs   Yes Yes
Ticket System      
Syntax ExamplesJOTWiki DetailsCentralDesktop DetailsWikia Details
Internal Link
[[My Other Page]]
[[My Other Page#section_3]]
[[page_23 | My Other Page]]
External Link
[[http://www.google.com | Google]]
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Bold Format
** bold text **
Italics Format
// italic format //
Underline Format
__ underlined format __
Monospace Format
''' monospace (code) '''
Strikethrough Format
<del> striked through </del>
Superscript Format  
Subscript Format
<sub> sub text </sub>
{{ image.jpg }} (centered)
{{image.jpg }} (aligned right)
<img src="image.gif" />
Aligning Text  
<span align="right">text</span>
Text Indentation  
Bulleted Lists
  * item
  - item
Numbered Lists  
Definition Lists      
Horizontal Rule
Last updated2008-03-062011-11-072013-02-18