Feature Comparison

General FeaturesPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Author PBworks Wetpaint.com Wikispaces.com
URL pbworks.com www.wetpaintcentral.com www.wikispaces.com
License Cost/ Fee Determined by Solution Needs Free; Premium; Ad-free for Education free for public and protected (members-only) spaces; $5/mo. for private and ad-free spaces
Intended Audience Business Enterprises All users interest groups, education, small companies, social groups, individuals
Hosting FeaturesPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Storage Quota No limit Unlimited 2GB - Unlimited
Bandwidth Quota No limit Unlimited no limit set
Other Limits None   none
Topic Restrictions None No restrictions per terms of service
Corporate Branding Yes Yes Yes
Own Domain Yes Yes Yes
Ads allowed Yes No Yes
Security/Anti-SpamPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Page Permissions Yes Yes Yes
ACL Yes Yes Yes
Host Blocking Optional Yes No
Mail Encryption No   No
nofollow No Yes Yes
Blacklist Optional   No
Delayed Indexing No No No
Development/SupportPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Commercial Support Yes, 2 listed No Yes, 2 listed
Issue Tracker   www.wetpaintcentral.com www.wikispaces.com
Mailing List     n/a
Support Forum getsatisfaction.com www.wetpaintcentral.com www.wikispaces.com
IRC Channel     n/a
Common FeaturesPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Preview Yes Yes Yes
Minor Changes Yes Yes No
Change Summary Yes 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 FeaturesPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Unicode Support Yes Yes Yes
Right-to-Left Support Yes No Yes
Interface Languages Not localized Not localized 8 languages
Welsh, German, English, Spanish, Basque, French, Italian, Polish
Email notification Yes Yes Yes
Comments Threaded Threaded Discussion Pages
Categories Yes Yes Yes
Namespaces Yes Yes Yes
Page Redirection Plugin Yes Yes
Conflict Handling Page Locking Conflict Resolution Conflict Resolution
Search Full Text Full Text Full Text
Structured Data Plugin   No
LinksPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
CamelCase Yes No No
Freelinks Yes Yes Yes
Backlinks Yes Yes Yes
InterWiki Yes Yes Yes
SisterWiki Yes No Yes
Image Links Yes Yes Yes
Windows Shares Optional   Yes
Page Redirects   Yes Yes
Syntax FeaturesPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
HTML Tags All None Optional
Math formulas Yes   Yes
Tables simple + complex simple + complex complex
CREOLE support No No No
Markdown Support No No No
Textile Support No No No
BBCode Support No No No
Emoticon Images Yes Yes No
Syntax Highlighting Yes No Yes
Footnotes Yes   Yes
Quoting Yes   Yes
Internal Comments Yes No No
Custom styles Yes No Yes
FAQ Tags Yes   No
Scripting Javascript   yes: javascript
Content Includes Plugin   Yes
Feed Aggregation Yes Yes Yes
UsabilityPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Section Editing Plugin No Yes
Page Templates Yes Yes Yes
Double-Click Edit No Yes No
Toolbar Yes Yes Yes
WYSIWYG Editing Yes Yes Yes
Access Keys Yes Yes No
Auto Signature No No Yes
StatisticsPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Recent Changes Yes Yes Yes
Wanted Pages Optional Yes Yes
Orphaned Pages No Yes Yes
Most/Least Popular Yes Yes Yes
Recent Visitors Yes No No
Analysis Optional Plugin Yes
OutputPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
HTML HTML 4   XHTML 1.0 Transitional
CSS Stylesheets Yes Yes Yes
Printer Friendly Print CSS Print View Print View
Mobile Friendly Yes   Yes
Themes & Skins Yes Yes Yes
RSS Feeds Yes Yes Yes
ATOM Feeds Yes   Yes
Abbreviations Yes   No
Auto-TOC Yes   Yes
Raw Export Yes   Yes
HTML Export Yes No Yes
XML export Yes   No
PDF Export Yes No Yes
Media and FilesPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
File Attachments Yes Yes Yes
Media Revisions Yes No Yes
Embedded Flash Yes Yes Yes
Embedded Video Yes Yes Yes
Image Editing Yes No No
SVG Editing Yes No No
MindMap Editing Yes No No
Media Search Contents Keywords Filenames only
ExtrasPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Calendar Yes Plugin Plugin
Image Galleries Yes Yes Plugin
Forums Plugin Yes Yes
Blogs Optional   No
Ticket System Plugin   No
Syntax ExamplesPBwiki DetailsWetpaint DetailsWikispaces Details
Internal Link
CamelCaseLink or [Free Link]
WYSIWYG linking
Wetpaint auto suggests internal pages to link.
[[pagename]] or [[pagename|alias]] or [[spacename:pagename]]
External Link
WYSIWYG external linking
[[http://somewhere.else]] [[http://somewhere.else|alias]] or http://somewhere.else
! Level 1
!! Level 2
!!! Level 3
!!!! Level 4
!!!!! Level 5
!!!!!! Level 6
= Headline 1 =
== Headline 2 ==
=== Headline 3 ===
Bold Format
Italics Format
Underline Format
Monospace Format
Strikethrough Format
via editor tool
Superscript Format
via editor tool
Subscript Format
via editor tool
WYSIWYG Upload, Alignment, and Resizing
Aligning Text
<left>, <center>, <right>
WYSIWYG Left, Right, Center
via editor tool
Text Indentation
 Indented block
WYSIWYG indentation
> indent
Bulleted Lists
* Bullet #1
* Bullet #2
** SubBullet #1
WYSIWYG Bulleted Lists
* one
* two
** sub-two
* three
Numbered Lists
# Number #1
# Number #2
WYSIWYG Numbered Lists
# one
# two
## sub-two
# three
Definition Lists
Horizontal Rule
Last updated2010-08-162011-02-092010-10-20