Wikis (Hawaiian-language word for fast):

What is it? A type of Web site that allows the visitors themselves to easily add, remove, and otherwise edit and change some available content, sometimes without the need for registration. (
· Type of web site
· Simple to use – no html involved!
· Collaborative authoring
· Easy to access
· Make it private or public
· You can track all the changes made
Wikis in Plain English -

How to use wikis for business projects
· Prime the content – starter pages and headings
· Capture feedback
· Redirect emails to the wiki

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