What Is A Wiki

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What Is A Wiki

  1. 1. What is a [Wiki] Andrew Pennebaker SPAWAR
  2. 2. [History]1 * WikiWikiWeb (“Wiki”) – the first wiki, written in Perl in 1994 * Ward Cunningham’s idea to make exchanging information easier 1 Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/WikiWikiWeb
  3. 3. [a wiki page] * Can be edited by anyone * Uses simplified HTML syntax * Can be reverted to a previous stage * Should have moderators Wiki: HTML: '''howdy''' <p> <h1> <em>howdy</em> </h1> </p>
  4. 4. [editing]
  5. 5. [Wikipedia.org] * “is an international Web-based cooperative free-content encyclopedia.” * Began as Nupedia, which had an extensive peer-review process [Fig. 1.1], so now * Wikipedia has more than 3,800,000 articles Fig. 1.1
  6. 6. [The Future|Now] * Mobile users, Don’t Panic!3 * “The House Rules prohibit various things, including racism, ‘hard-core’ swearing, spamming, flooding, languages other than English, and ‘otherwise objectionable’ material.” * The unofficial Google Wiki4 3 http://www.bbc.co.uk/dna/h2g2/pda 4 http://google.wikia.com/wiki/Main_Page
  7. 7. -+[End]+- * wiki engines – MoinMoin http://moinmoin.wikiwikiweb.de – DokuWiki http://wiki.splitbrain.org/wiki:dokuwiki – MediaWiki http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/MediaWiki – Roll your own * wiki RFC? * For more information, visit http://en.wikipedia.org

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