Subwiki:History of subject wikis

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This page describes important historical milestones in the historical development of subject wikis. Due to imperfect records, precise dates are not available, but information is available up to the month:

Month Event
December 2006 The Group Properties Wiki was created at this URL: http://editthis.info/groupprops
January/February 2007 The Group Properties Wiki was moved to this URL: http://groupprops.wiki-site.com and other wikis such as Commalg and Diffgeom were created at wiki-site.com
May 2007 The Topospaces (Topology) Wiki was created.
July 2007 Groupprops logo design.
March 2008 The subwiki.org domain name was purchased.
May 2008 Groupprops and the other subject wikis were moved over to the subwiki.org domain, where they currently reside, with technical assistance from Harish of 4AM.
January 2009 MediaWiki installations were done for many other subject wikis; the Subject Wikis Blog was created.
May 2010 Upgrade to MediaWiki 1.16, with introduction of Vector skin.
September 2010 For the first time, Groupprops logged 1000+ human pageviews in a single day. This is now a regular feature for weekday traffic during weeks of the academic year.
December 2010 Groupprops crossed 1 million pageviews as logged by MediaWiki (this also includes non-human pageviews) -- this does not include pageviews prior to May 2008.