BrainKeeper vs. Confluence vs. EditMe vs. PBwiki vs. Zoho Wiki

General Features BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Version
N/A
5.2
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Last Release Date
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2013-08-12 (5 years ago)
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Last Update here
2008-01-12 (11 years ago)
2013-08-22 (5 years ago)
2010-07-12 (8 years ago)
2010-08-16 (8 years ago)
2010-10-07 (8 years ago)
Author
BrainKeeper, Inc.
Atlassian
EditMe, LLC
PBworks
Zoho - Free Online Hosted Services
URL
Free and Open Source
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A
License
N/A
Commercial + Free personal/open source project/community use
N/A
N/A
N/A
Programming Language
N/A
Java
N/A
N/A
N/A
Data Storage
N/A
Database
N/A
N/A
N/A
License Cost/ Fee
from $35 for 9 logins, scaled pricing from there
starting at US $10 installed (unlimited wikis)
From $4.95/mo
Determined by Solution Needs
Free - 1 wiki, 3 users, 3 workspaces
Development status
N/A
Mature
N/A
N/A
N/A
Intended Audience
Enterprise, Corporations, and Business Teams
Enterprise + Technical Teams
Teams, Groups, Companies, Individuals
Business Enterprises
Any users. No Download, No Installation
Hosting Features BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Storage Quota
Unlimited
Unlimited
25MB to 4GB
No limit
Unlimited
Bandwidth Quota
Unlimited
1GB to 25GB
No limit
Unlimited
Other Limits
None
No
None
None
Unlimited users & pages (Attachment Storage Space 50MB free)
Topic Restrictions
No Restrictions
No
None
None
No restrictions
Corporate Branding
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Own Domain
Yes
Optional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Ads allowed
No
No
Yes
Yes
No
System Requirements BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Operating System
N/A
Windows, Linux and Unix variants
N/A
N/A
N/A
Root Access
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A
Webserver
N/A
Apache Tomcat
N/A
N/A
N/A
Other Requirements
N/A
Oracle JDK 1.6.0_4+
N/A
N/A
N/A
Datastorage BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Text Files
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A
MySQL
N/A
Yes
N/A
N/A
N/A
PostgreSQL
N/A
Yes
N/A
N/A
N/A
Oracle
N/A
Yes
N/A
N/A
N/A
SQLite
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A
BerkeleyDB
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A
RCS
N/A
No
N/A
N/A
N/A
Other
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Security/Anti-Spam BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Page Permissions
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ACL
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Authentication Backends
N/A
LDAP, NTLM, Siteminder, CAS and more
N/A
N/A
N/A
Host Blocking
Unknown
No
No
Optional
Unknown
Mail Encryption
Unknown
Optional
No
No
Unknown
nofollow
Unknown
Optional
Optional
No
Optional
Blacklist
Unknown
No
No
Optional
Yes
CAPTCHA
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Delayed Indexing
No
No
No
No
Unknown
Development/Support BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
# of Consultants
Preconfigured Hosting
N/A
Yes
N/A
N/A
N/A
Code Repository
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Issue Tracker
Mailing List
Support Forum
Chat Channel
Stars on GitHub
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
N/A
Common Features BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Preview
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Minor Changes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Change Summary
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Page History
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Page Revisions
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Unlimited
Revision Diffs
Between all
Between all
Between all
Between all
Between all
Sitemap
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin System
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Special Features BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Unicode Support
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Right-to-Left Support
Unknown
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Interface Languages
1
English
15
Danish, German, Greek, English, Spanish, Finnish, French, Hungarian, Japanese, Korean, Portuguese, Russian, Swahili, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
1
English
1
English
13
German, English, Spanish, French, Italian, Japanese, Dutch, Norwegian, Brazilian Portuguese, Swedish, Turkish, Chinese, Chinese Traditional
Email notification
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Comments
Flat
Threaded
Flat
Threaded
Flat
Categories
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Namespaces
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Unknown
Conflict Handling
Page Locking
Conflict Resolution
Conflict Resolution
Page Locking
Concurrent Editing
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Search
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Full Text
Wiki Farming
N/A
Yes
N/A
N/A
N/A
Structured Data
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Unknown
Links BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
CamelCase
No
Yes
Optional
Yes
Yes
Freelinks
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Backlinks
No
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
InterWiki
Yes
Optional
No
Yes
Unknown
SisterWiki
No
No
No
Yes
Unknown
Image Links
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Windows Shares
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
Yes
Page Redirects
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Unknown
Yes
Syntax Features BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
HTML Tags
Some
Optional
All
All
All
Math formulas
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Yes
Tables
simple + complex
simple + complex
complex
simple + complex
simple
CREOLE support
Unknown
No
No
No
Unknown
Markdown Support
Unknown
No
No
No
Unknown
Textile Support
Unknown
Yes
No
No
Unknown
BBCode Support
Unknown
No
No
No
Unknown
Emoticon Images
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Syntax Highlighting
Unknown
Yes
No
Yes
Unknown
Footnotes
Yes
Plugin
No
Yes
Unknown
Quoting
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Unknown
Internal Comments
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Custom styles
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
FAQ Tags
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Optional
Scripting
Macros, plugins, widgets, JavaScript and more
JavaScript
Javascript
not allowed
Content Includes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Plugin
Unknown
Feed Aggregation
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Unknown
Usability BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Section Editing
Yes
No
No
Plugin
Unknown
Page Templates
No
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Double-Click Edit
No
No
Yes
No
No
Toolbar
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
WYSIWYG Editing
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Access Keys
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Auto Signature
Yes
No
No
No
Plugin
Statistics BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Recent Changes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Wanted Pages
No
Yes
No
Optional
Unknown
Orphaned Pages
Unknown
Yes
No
No
Unknown
Most/Least Popular
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Recent Visitors
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Unknown
Analysis
Yes
Yes
Yes
Optional
Unknown
Output BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Printer Friendly
Print CSS
Print CSS
Print CSS
Print CSS
Print CSS
Mobile Friendly
Unknown
Plugin
Optional
Yes
Unknown
Themes & Skins
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
RSS Feeds
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
ATOM Feeds
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Unknown
Abbreviations
No
No
No
Yes
Unknown
Auto-TOC
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Raw Export
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Unknown
HTML Export
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
XML export
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
PDF Export
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Office Export
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Media and Files BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
File Attachments
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Media Revisions
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Embedded Flash
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Embedded Video
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Image Editing
Yes
Plugin
No
Yes
Unknown
SVG Editing
Unknown
Plugin
No
Yes
Unknown
MindMap Editing
No
Plugin
No
Yes
Unknown
Media Search
Contents
Contents
Contents
Contents
Extras BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Calendar
Unknown
Plugin
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Image Galleries
Unknown
Yes
Plugin
Yes
Unknown
Presentations
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Forums
Unknown
Plugin
Yes
Plugin
Unknown
Blogs
Unknown
Yes
Yes
Optional
Unknown
Ticket System
Unknown
Plugin
No
Plugin
Unknown
Chat
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Unknown
Syntax Examples BrainKeeper Confluence EditMe PBwiki Zoho Wiki
Internal Link
[Page Title]
[Link Title|Page Title#anchor]
[~username]
[^attachment.doc]
[[PageName]], or Use WYSIWYG editor
CamelCaseLink or [Free Link]
Automatic Linking, CamelCase, WYSIWYG linking
External Link
[http://www.example.com]
[Link Title|http://www.example.com]
[Shortcut Link|PageName@otherwiki]
[[http://... Link Text]], or Use WYSIWYG editor
[http://www.externallink.com]
Automatic or WYSIWYG linking
Headlines
h1. Top Level Heading
h2. Smaller Heading
h6. Smallest Heading
Use WYSIWYG editor
! Level 1
!! Level 2
!!! Level 3
!!!! Level 4
!!!!! Level 5
!!!!!! Level 6
WYSIWYG with shortcut keys (CTRL + 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6)
Bold Format
*bold*
Use WYSIWYG editor, Ctl-B
**bold**
WYSIWYG with shortcut key
Italics Format
_italics_
Use WYSIWYG editor, Ctl-I
''italics''
WYSIWYG with shortcut key
Underline Format
+underline+
Use WYSIWYG editor, Ctl-U
__underline__
WYSIWYG with shortcut key
Monospace Format
{{monospace}}
Use WYSIWYG editor
<code>monospace</code>
WYSIWYG
Strikethrough Format
-strikethrough-
Use WYSIWYG editor
-strikethrough-
WYSIWYG
Superscript Format
^superscript^
Use WYSIWYG editor
<sup>superscript</sup>
WYSIWYG
Subscript Format
~subscript~
Use WYSIWYG editor
<sub>subscript</sub>
WYSIWYG
Images
[[ImageName]] or Use WYSIWYG editor
[http://www.imagelocation.com/image.jpg
WYSIWYG Upload, Alignment, and Resizing
Aligning Text
Use WYSIWYG editor
<left>, <center>, <right>
WYSIWYG with shortcut keys
Text Indentation
Use WYSIWYG editor
Indented block
WYSIWYG
Bulleted Lists
* one
** one-two
* two
* three
Use WYSIWYG editor
* Bullet #1
* Bullet #2
** SubBullet #1
WYSIWYG
Numbered Lists
# one
## one-two
# two
# three
Use WYSIWYG editor
# Number #1
# Number #2
WYSIWYG
Definition Lists
Use WYSIWYG editor
<dl>
</dl>
<dl>
</dl>
Horizontal Rule
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Use WYSIWYG editor
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WYSIWYG
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