List of largest wikis

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Wikipedia's distinction shown on the table between a "conservative" and an "inclusive" number of pages originated in 2002 with the replacement of UseModWiki's spontaneous wiki modes with MediaWiki's embedded namespaces.

For Wikimedia projects:

  • The conservative number for the Wikipedia excludes redirects, discussion pages, image description pages, user profile pages, templates, help pages, portals, articles without links to other articles, and pages about Wikipedia. This may not be true for other wikis.
  • The conservative number for Wikimedia Commons and Wiktionary excludes "talk" pages, pages about Wikipedia, minimal "stub" pages, redirects, and others that probably don't qualify as content pages.

Lists of Wikipedias by various criteria: edit

List of largest MediaWiki wikis[edit]

Comprehensive Table at WikiStats, dynamically sortable to any criteria, self-updating every six hours by cronjob. Conservative count of Top 200, with automatically retrievable RAW statistics.

Requests for inclusion into the statistics[edit]

  • For MediaWikis version 1.5 and higher with valid article count above threshold
  • Wikis below the threshold are to be included for observation into the Talk page.

List of largest other wikis[edit]

Conservative count above 20000. Has to be updated by hand.

No. Wiki Page Count Started Current wiki host last update of count
1. Baike.com 16648792 2005-06-19 Hudong 2017-08-01
2. Baidu Baike 14956641 2006-04-20 Baidu 2017-08-01
3. Namuwiki 1594082 2015-04-17 umanle S.R.L. 2017-08-01
4. Doopedia 514167 2003 Doosan Donga 2017-08-01
5. TV Tropes 384895 2004-04 ShareTV 2017-08-01
6. World66 348335 1999 World66.com B.V. 2017-08-01
7. TWiki.org 147923 1999-08 Peter Thoeny 2017-08-01
8. LocalWiki 123000 2004-06-24 Knight Foundation 2017-08-01
9. WikiWikiWeb 36852 1995-03-25 Cunningham & Cunningham 2017-08-01
10. Sensei's Library 22166 2000-10-21 Arno Hollosi/Morten Pahle 2017-08-01

See also[edit]