When comparing Gingko vs Federated Wiki, the Slant community recommends Gingko for most people. In the question“What is the best cross-platform note taking app?” Gingko is ranked 15th while Federated Wiki is ranked 53rd.
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Pro You can customize colors
Pro Allows focusing on one piece of information at a time
Since Gingko documents are "trees", they are always organized on the go. And since everything is written in cards, it is possible to focus on one chunk of content at a time.
Pro Easy to overview
Despite the complexity of the tree structure, it's always clear where you are, and how to quickly add your thoughts.
Pro Markdown support
All formatting is done via Markdown.
Non-linear notetaking allows you more flexibility, freedom and creativity.
Arrange your personal view of a wikis content by opening local and remote pages next to each other. Shift-clicking a link will open it next to already open ones. The story will then be visible in the URL.
Pro Free and Open Source Software
Your page is the Journal of the page.
Pro Drag and drop refactoring
Recompose your contents all the time.
Write locally, fork to your public site. Fork from others.