I made the first wiki when people were unsure why they might want to put content on the web. Now, 17 years later, I've had the opportunity to rethink how open data and new web technology might expand on my original vision for online collaboration.
An economy of concepts ensures that new principles get thoroughly exercised at the possible expense of some convenience. See About Radar Plugin separating data from visualization.
We show how independently owned sites can contribute to a community without losing their own point of view. See List of Lists of Sites around the federation.
We create a place where strangers can come to trust each other enough to make things unavailable any other way. See Federated Contributors sketching a future of conservation.