What is a wiki?
The super-summary version is 'A Wiki Wiki Web is a site anybody can edit, go back and re-edit, and view old revisions of'.
More details answers that delve into the pros, the cons, as well as the social and philosophical aspects of this deceptively simple idea can be found at...
- What is a wiki on wikipedia
- What is a wiki for also on wikipedia
- Welcome Page on the very first wiki
- Wiki history on the very first wiki
There are many Wiki implementations around, and many webmanagement systems which incorporate ideas and features of a wiki.
Some other wikiclones are:
- MediaWiki - This wiki uses is. So do some others - Wikipedia for example.
- UseMod - A Perl wiki
- MoinMoin - A python wiki
Systems which can include wiki features
- NEWS (one day ;)