Re: Wikis for end-users

Subject: Re: Wikis for end-users
From: "Poster" <Poster -at- aurora -dot- cotse -dot- net>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Sat, 11 Jun 2005 00:49:13 -0400 (EDT)

A.H. said:
> Hello, all,
> We're brainstorming ways for users to document
> modules on a site that is yet to be built (something
> similar to
> We thought of creating a wiki where users can post
> their comments, ideas, etc.
> Has anyone ever done this? If so, has it been
> successful? easy to maintain?

In my limited experience, wikis have a tendency to devolve into
cliques like Usenet news groups do. Sure, they promise to foster
collaborative creations, and they do -- only as long as you don't have
collaborators with different and conflicting opinions. :)


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Wikis for end-users: From: A.H.

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