Wiki farm

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A wiki farm is a site where you can create your own wiki.[1] Getting web space is usually as easy as requesting an e-mail account.[1] An account will generally allow a certain number of wiki sites and some are free.[1] Most wiki farms let you create wikis that run Mediawiki software.[2]

Comparing some wiki farms[change | change source]

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Wiki farm Free/Paid Ads Features Support
Miraheze Free (non-profit) None VisualEditor, any extension of your choice, custom settings (logo, etc.) IRC, Email, Issue trackers, Wiki venues
Wikia Free Yes VisualEditor IRC, Email, issue trackers, wiki venues

References[change | change source]

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Leo Wee Hin Tan; R Subramaniam, Handbook of Research on New Media Literacy at the K-12 Level: Issues and Challenges (Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference, 2009), p. 360
  2. John R Levine; Margaret Levine Young; Carol Baroudi, The Internet For Dummies (Hoboken, NJ: Wiley, 2007), p. 297