Wiki App Reviews

By BananaGlue GmbH

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Wiki app review

Wiki App Info

  • 342 Ratings
  • Price: $0.99
  • Category: Reference
  • Updated: Dec 29 2018
  • Version: 2.3.3
  • Size: 31.08 MB
  • Seller: BananaGlue GmbH
  • © BananaGlue GmbH

Wiki App Screenshots

Customer Reviews of the Wiki App

Great Usability

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J. Boyle's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 12/29/18 1:28 PM

Works just as intended. Very flush navigation and ease of access to previously viewed articles.

Not ok

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mac762's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

We should be able to bookmark and since we have theses articles we might as well have folders

Wikipedia under control at last.

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ranjoh's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

What I am *really* liking about Wiki Squared is the focus it gives me on Wikipedia. I have bookmarked the same sets of articles multiple times in multiple ways on my computer with the intention of using them as a reference. But Wikipedia is so vast, and the links take me far afield, and soon I'm lost with 30 tabs open, and I never really get to my research. Bookmarks are difficult and static. With Wiki Squared, I have an organized subset of Wikipedia on my iPad. The keywords allow me to group and access the pages easily. I especially like that the pages are automatically brought locally resident. It all works seamlessly. Access Wikipedia like normal, and every page you access is brought local to the device. Keywords are a great way to organize them. As you view each article, you can easily assign any or all of your existing keywords or create new keywords as the need arises. As you choose a keyword from the list, it moves to the assigned stack and disappears from the potential stack. Very clear. Tap, tap, tap, and you are organized. The article titles are shown in an index. One can view the index in alphabetical order or in chronological order. From the index one can use keywords to narrow and focus the search. As one crawls through Wikipedia, and the articles are brought local, you can use the page forward and page back icons to quickly navigate through your pages. No more long line of open tabs. Since the articles are local, they are never lost and you can easily navigate to them again. Articles that are of fleeting or no interest can be easily pruned off the top of the chronological history. For me, the "Keep track of where I go and save it all, and I'll clean it up later" works better than "Do I want to remember this article or not, and do I need to take an action before I lose it?" The latter is how I've always had to use Wikipedia before Wiki Squared, and it always left me with a lost hopeless feeling as I wandered the vastness of Wikipedia. I have long lists of dusty bookmarks on my computer that I may or may not be interested in viewing again. With Wiki Squared, the articles that remain after I do a little pruning are the ones I value, and they are easy to organize, find and view. The developer is active and responsive. I have had the opportunity to exchange emails with the developer, and I get the sense that this is a vibrant and growing application with a great future. Wiki Squared has revolutionized the way I use Wikipedia, and I highly recommend it. Randy

Good enuf for me!

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Sempai007's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

I have always liked Wikipedia. I was using my iPhone version of Wikipedia until I spotted this new iPad version. I gladly paid the $0.99 if nothing more but to support this great reference media. However, I do like the new version and highly recommend.

Nice but....

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MyApplePodcast's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

I like the closed browser interface. It would be nice if you could save and print the articles.

not really good

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liangliang1013's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

cannot tap in the in-text links. words capacity are shorter than original wikipedia. and no word sugestions for a word formed by series of words.

Love It!

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kactuskooler's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

I love this app! So what if I have to look stuff up again, because it don't hurt my fingers to type in the search box again. I would like to see a way to increase the font size, however.

Index stopped working, too bad...

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Scot Perry's Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

The main reason I got this application was because it seem to have a good index when I first got it. Now that they disables yesterday, I'm going to be looking for something somewhere else. Thanks, Scott Perry

About the Wiki2 I buy...

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TLM...'s Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

I buy wiki2- Wikipedia reader for iPad so far is look great App that is why I give a 3 Stars for now. The only problem I have is I donor have any pictures show up in my IPad 2. Someone can tell me what I need to do to be able to see the Pictures? Sincerely, Thierry.

doesn't load pictures; crashes regularly; doesn't autocorrect searches

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ta dah!'s Review of Wiki

Reviewed on 11/16/18 7:41 PM

Like I said, not so great