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  • DokuWiki icon


    DokuWiki is a standards compliant, simple to use Wiki, mainly aimed at creating documentation of any kind. It is targeted at developer...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

  • TiddlyWiki icon


    TiddlyWiki is a highly customizable notewiki for capturing, organising and sharing complex information.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Xfce

  • XWiki icon


    A fully-featured wiki for the Enterprise. It's also a second generation wiki offering the ability to install and develop small...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Java Mobile

  • Confluence icon


    Trusted by 8,000 businesses, Confluence is the leading collaboration software and enterprise wiki for intranets and knowledge...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • BookStack icon


    An open source knowledge management application that's focused on ease of use.

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • MDwiki

    MDwiki is a CMS/Wiki completely built in HTML5/Javascript and runs 100% on the client. No special software installation or server side...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

  • WackoWiki icon


    WackoWiki is a light and easy to install multilingual Wiki-engine. Supports WYTIWYG-editing, page rights (ACLs), page comments, file...

    Open Source Self-Hosted

  • Nuclino icon


    Your Team's Collective Brain - A lightweight real-time wiki that works the way you think

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Referata icon


    Referata offers hosting of semantic wikis, allowing you to add, structure and store data so it can be managed, shared, browsed and...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • MoinMoin icon


    MoinMoin is an advanced, easy to use and extensible WikiEngine with a large community of users. MoinMoin's storage mechanism is...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Self-Hosted

  • Banana Dance Wiki/CMS icon

    Banana Dance Wiki/CMS

    Free open source software combining the best of wiki and CMS with community building-features.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux PHP

  • Pmwiki icon


    PmWiki is a wiki-based system for collaborative creation and maintenance of websites. PmWiki pages look and act like normal web...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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  • Foswiki icon


    Foswiki is the free and open source enterprise collaboration platform. Foswiki is a wiki, so you and your team members can...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • ikiwiki

    Ikiwiki is a wiki compiler. It converts wiki pages into HTML pages suitable for publishing on a website. Ikiwiki stores pages and...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • ZeroWiki icon


    Wiki(s) application(s) built with JavaScript ( CoffeeScript ) on the distributed network...

    Open Source macOS Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted Python ... JSON JavaScript ZeroNet

  • Twiki icon


    TWiki is leading open source enterprise wiki and Web 2.0 application platform used by 50,000 small businesses, many Fortune 500...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Instiki icon


    Instiki is a basic Wiki clone so pretty and easy to set up, you’ll wonder if it’s really a Wiki. Runs on Rails and focuses on...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • Lessons Learned Server icon

    Lessons Learned Server

    Lessons Learned Server is a light-weight knowledge-base web application with powerful editing capabilities. Based on PHP and MySQL....

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    Zoho Wiki

    Zoho Wiki is Free Hosted Wiki with WYSIWYG Editor, Access Control, Versioning, Search Engine Friendly, Tags, Dashboard, Moveable...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Markdoc

    Markdoc is a lightweight Markdown-based wiki system. It’s been designed to allow you to create and manage wikis as quickly and easily...

    Open Source Mac Linux BSD Self-Hosted

  • UserPress icon


    Wiki knowledge management for WordPress. 100% open source GPL. Use any theme. No modifications required.

    Commercial Self-Hosted Wordpress

  • Tettra icon


    Tettra is a simple way to capture and share the knowledge your team needs to get work done. Existing wiki and intranet tools are...

    Commercial Web / Cloud

  • Wikidocs icon


    A real-time collaborative editing Wiki and API for HTML. Work together on the same content, at the same time and see changes as they...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • SlimWiki icon


    SlimWiki is an easy to use Wiki / knowledge sharing platform for teams with a beautifully simple editing experience.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

MediaWiki Comments

You can host videos with MediaWiki

Positive Comment by 1_aberlin
about MediaWiki Sep 2016

not many realize with MediaWiki you have in some use-cases a youTube alternative (see here )