Wiki

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Wiki

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This topic in the Web 1, 2, 3 Forum highlights the use of wiki, "a software engine that allows users to create, edit, and link web pages easily. Wikis are often used to create collaborative websites and to power community websites." ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki )

REFERENCES

Web 1, 2, 3 Forum
http://forum.planeta.com/viewforum.php?f=93

Online Wiki
http://planeta.wikispaces.com/wiki

Forum Guidelines
http://www.planeta.com/worldforum.html

QUESTIONS

Do you have examples of recommended travel or conservation wikis?
Do you have examples of websites in the process of wikification?
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WikiScanner

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WikiScanner (short for Wikipedia Scanner) is a tool created by Virgil Griffith and released on August 14, 2007, which consists of a publicly searchable database that links millions of anonymous Wikipedia edits to the organizations where those edits apparently originated, by cross-referencing the edits with data on the owners of the associated block of IP addresses. In his "WikiScanner FAQ" Griffith stated:"Overall

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Updates

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Updating Wikification Now

New examples

BarCamp
http://barcamp.org

Ecotourism NZ
http://ecotourismnz.wikispaces.com

OpenStreetMap
http://wiki.openstreetmap.org

Also updating our humble effort
http://planeta.wikispaces.com

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