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#303739 - 07/16/05 05:52 PM Do You Wiki?
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I'm thinking of setting up a wiki for Piano World.
If you aren't familiar with wikis, take a look
at WikiPedia

Or do a search in Google for "wiki".

If you have experience using a wiki, I'd like to hear about it. Need to decide which software to use and could use some advice.

I was thinking it might be a way to capture some of the great wisdom and wonderful information found in our forums. Although forums posts stay around forever, it isn't always easy to find what you want.

A wiki allows you to set up and edit by categories and titles, and anyone can edit them.

I think it would be a natural extension to the forums, and a way to organize and build on the information we have.
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#303740 - 07/17/05 06:22 PM Re: Do You Wiki?
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Dear Frank,

I'm sorry that I haven't actually set up one of these, but I do think that it's a terrific idea for the content of this site.

I have only ever checked out wikipedia.com, which might not be doing much at present for the state of music education. But I do think that this system might work very well at PianoWorld.

Hope that you do it (I for one would contribute),

Bootsy (David Pannett)


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