Wiki farm

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 farmsEdit

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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

ReferencesEdit

  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