Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    http and a telephoto
    Join Date
    January 18th, 2005
    Location
    NYC
    Posts
    17,708
    Wiki or Wordpress? Or WP Wiki plugin?
    I want to create a visual encyclopedia (that is sooooooo hard to spell!) for some niche sites and was thinking I should use wiki software. Then I thought maybe that would be overkill, I wouldn't mind help from specified people adding content, but it wouldn't be wide open for people to edit.

    So then I thought about just using Wordpress, then using a wiki plugin for Wordpress.

    Pluses? Minuses?

    Who's using a wiki on their sites? Are you the only editor or do you allow anyone to edit?

    Mulling over possibilities!
    Deborah Carney
    TeamLoxly.com BookGoodies.com ABCsPlus.com

  2. #2
    What's the word? Rhia7's Avatar
    Join Date
    January 13th, 2006
    Posts
    9,578
    I'm thinking of using this for a project:
    http://wpwikitheme.com/
    ~Rhia7 -- Remember the 7
    Twitter me

  3. #3
    ABW Ambassador Daniel M. Clark's Avatar
    Join Date
    January 7th, 2006
    Location
    Houston, TX
    Posts
    2,082
    We use a Wiki for Geek Dads Weekly. The very first week we got hit by spammers, but since it was young, it was no problem to revert the pages and lock them down. Now, we have it sort of open - you have to register and verify your humanity before you can edit. The bots haven't been back since.

    Upside? We have people who help us edit the show notes and things like that (or we will, once our audience starts to grow a bit ).

    Downside? Wiki markup sucks. I mean, it hardcore, absolutely, completely sucks. It's unnecessarily complicated, it's unintuitive, and it's annoying to work with.

    But for creating a user-based encyclopedia, it's hard to beat... even given the downside.
    Daniel M. Clark
    Tech Manager
    Greg Hoffman Consulting

  4. #4
    Newbie
    Join Date
    August 12th, 2010
    Posts
    20
    WP wiki plugin scripts needed. can any one send the link or i just want to know where to get that scripts.? did any one use this plugins.

  5. Newsletter Signup

+ Reply to Thread

Similar Threads

  1. Anyone have experience running a wiki?
    By Hardaka in forum Newbie Affiliate FAQs & Helpful Articles
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: July 21st, 2008, 12:08 PM
  2. Wiki vs. Blog
    By kayecee in forum Newbie Affiliate FAQs & Helpful Articles
    Replies: 12
    Last Post: July 28th, 2007, 05:43 AM
  3. SAS on WIKI?
    By Anthony in forum ShareASale - SAS
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: August 31st, 2006, 12:29 PM
  4. Wiki needs our help
    By Rhea in forum Virtual Family and Off-Topic
    Replies: 3
    Last Post: January 26th, 2006, 07:40 AM
  5. Wiki Tags
    By sholto in forum WebMerge (Fourthworld.com)
    Replies: 1
    Last Post: October 9th, 2005, 04:33 PM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •