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Phil Leitch

Writeboard is Released

37signals has launched its latest application called Writeboard. And just as many people guessed, it is based on the idea of a wiki. However, Writeboard is only one-page long, which doesn’t seem all that helpful at first glance. But after reading their starter list of ideas, I think there are many ways that an individual or organization could benefit from using it.

Here are a few reasons to give Writeboard a spin around the block:

  • It’s free.
  • You can create as many of them as you want.
  • It’s accessible anywhere you can get online.
  • It can be shared with as many or as few people as you want.
  • It keeps a history of all changes.
  • You can mark versions you think are keepers.
  • A visual cue on the history list indicates how major a change was.
  • It’s integrated with Backpack

If you’d like to try out Writeboard, I set one up called Sundog Writeboard Sandbox (password: password) that you can play around with. Enjoy!

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