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Wiki Features

Features for the DokuWiki Wiki as of version (2006-11-06)

Basic Features

  • Simple syntax
  • Unlimited page revisions
  • Recent changes
  • Colored side by side diff support
  • Uploading and embedding of images and other media
  • Customizable Interwiki links
  • Optional CamelCase support
  • Content can be categorized in namespaces, easily browsable through an automatic index

High Usability

  • Section Editing allows editing of small parts of a page
  • Quickbuttons and accesskeys make editing easy for beginners and professionals
  • Easy navigation through breadcrumbs
  • Optional spell checker
  • Automatic table of contents generation
  • Locking to avoid edit conflicts

Access Control and Anti-Spam Measures

  • Simple support for read only pages
  • Extended Access Control Lists
  • Spam blacklist
  • Delayed Indexing
  • Mailencryption and rel=nofollow support


  • Support for over 30 languages
  • Full UTF-8 support
  • Romanization support for nicer URLs
  • Optional automatic plural linking for english wikis


  • Index-based fast fulltext search
  • Page caching for quicker rendering
  • Ajax-based quicksearch for pagenames


  • Layout customizable through templates
  • Features can be extended through plugins (over 100 already available)

Easy Integration

  • No database required, uses plain text files
  • Syndication of recent changes as RSS or ATOM feeds
  • Authentication Backends for integrating with LDAP, MySQL, Postgres and others
  • Open Source and well documented source code
txpun/wiki/features.txt · Last modified: 2008/12/06 13:55 (external edit)