Zim brings the concept of a wiki to your desktop. Store information, link pages and edit with WYSISYG markup or directly typing some lightweight markup syntax and see it previewed as-you-type. Creating a new page is easy by either clicking on the "Create new note"...
- - Zim is the most popular Windows, Mac & Linux alternative to Woas.
- - Zim is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to Woas.
TiddlyWiki is a single html file with all the characteristics of a wiki - including all of the functionality (including editing, saving, tagging and searching) and the style sheet. Because its a single file, its very portable - you can email it, put it on a web server or share...
- - TiddlyWiki is the most popular Web-based & Self-Hosted alternative to Woas.
wikidPad is a Wiki-like notebook for storing your thoughts, ideas, todo lists, contacts, or anything else you can think of to write down. What makes wikidPad different from other notepad applications is the ease with which you can cross-link your information.Discontinued
Last update was in November 2018, and various links are dead on their website.
MyTetra is open source and cross platform personal manager for information accumulation. It is powerful program for data memorization and structuring notes.Discontinued
The program is no longer updated. Last Dev version, 1.44.160, released in January 2021, can be still downloaded from Github
Wiki on a Stick (in short WoaS) is a wiki that lives in one self-modifying XHTML file. Its perfect to be used at home or at office, on your laptop or USB pen drive (along with Portable Firefox if you want) and even in a floppy disk!Discontinued
Last update on Dec 2013: https://sourceforge.net/projects/stickwiki/
TiddlyWiki for Windows. A unique non-linear notebook for capturing, organising and sharing complex information. ATWiki is an independent project of TiddlyWiki.
The little personal wiki. Scribbleton is your own personal wiki, where you can store everything from quick notes, to detailed checklists for work, to the outline for that next bestseller novel. Place your wiki file on a shared drive, and you can access and edit your data from...
- - Scribbleton is the most popular commercial alternative to Woas.
ZuluPad is a notepad on crack. Its a place to jot down class notes, appointments, to-do lists, favorite websites, annotated bookmarks, pretty much anything...
URL has vanished
MarkWiki aims to be dead simple. MarkWiki was born out of frustration with bad documentation tools behind a company firewall that were too complex.Discontinued
MarkWiki is unmaintained since January 2017 according to the GitHub repo
Malkovich is your own personal wiki. It's self contained and easy to install. There is no need to mess around with servers and databases. Notes use Markdown syntax.Discontinued
Write a book in one self-contained file that runs entirely in your browser and can be kept on portable media you carry in your pocket!Discontinued
As the author states: " I’ve decided to stop working on Book on a Stick" https://bookonastick.wordpress.com/