Company / App Name: WikiBrains
What does it do?
WikiBrains is the search engine for connections -powered by the crowds.
Search for a topic that interests you and discover related topics based on our algorithm. Begin connecting the words + adding yours and have a beautiful map in <5min
Why do we need it?
Researching and explaining topics can be a timely and frustrating process -and we simplify it.
Search for a topic. Find new connections. Add your own. Find more connections. Presto: Have a great, shareable map in no time!
Who is it for?
HigherEd students, professors and bloggers are our main market. But we’ve also had users using it for brainstorming sessions.
What makes it stand out from the crowd?
Our growing semantic database of connected knowledge sets us apart from competitors. Additionally, we are powered by the crowds -which provides users with a lens into the current culture and creates an intellectually social environment.
Customization of words (e.g. display image or video instead of the word), brief description of maps, fat links (e.g. explaining why topics are connected), and incorporating map discovery when searching for topics.