Monday, January 12, 2009

Wiki Wiki

It's Monday, and we wanted to start the week off introducing our readers to wikis. The definition of a wiki is a page or collection of web pages designed to enable anyone who access it to contribute or modify the content. Wikis are often used to create collaborative websites and power many community websites.  There are many wikis out there you may not have known were wikis. Check out the list of wikis we think you need to know. 

Today's 10 Links a Day: Wiki's you need to bookmark
  1. Wikipedia
    The free encyclopedia that anyone can edit. The leader of wikis.

  2. Knol
    Knol is Google's competitive response to Wikipedia's success

  3. WikiHow
    The how to manual you can edit

  4. Green Wiki
    We are building the best resource for citizens of the Earth to learn about the environment and how to live a more sustainable life.

  5. LyricWiki
    LyricWiki is a free site which is a source where anyone can go to get reliable lyrics for any song, from any artist, without being hammered by invasive ads.

  6. Mahalo
    Mahalo is a human powered search engine with results that are generated non-algorithmically by a team of profile builders who create pages for search terms.

  7. Wikia Gaming
    Welcome to Wikia Gaming, the largest collection of game wiki communities on the planet!

  8. The Uncyclopedia
    The most comprehensive resource for funny fictions about real-life facts, Uncyclopedia is a content-free encyclopedia.

  9. Recipes Wiki
    A Wiki full of thousands of recipes

  10. Scholarpedia
    At Scholarpedia the articles are written by invited experts, and every article is peer reviewed for accuracy.

1 comment:

Matt Wiseley - EditMe said...

If you want to make your own wiki, check out EditMe - it's the best looking and easiest hosted wiki, IMHO.

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