University of Konstanz
Algorithmics Group
Prof. Dr. Ulrik Brandes


WikiEvent is a small graphical java software with which the edit network associated with the history of Wikipedia pages can be computed. For background see the papers

Conditions of use

License: WikiEvent is available under the terms and conditions of the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike 3.0 (CC BY-SA 3.0) license. (Informally, this means that it can be used free of charge; follow the preceeding link for the precise license terms.)

Citation: "Algorithmics Group. WikiEvent. Available at University of Konstanz, 2012-2017."

Disclaimer: WikiEvent ("software") is developed and maintained in the Algorithmics Group, Department of Computer & Information Science, University of Konstanz, Germany ("author"). Some rights reserved. The software is provided "AS IS", with no warranty, express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular use. In no event shall the author be liable for any damages, direct or indirect, even if advised of the possibility of such damages. If you do not accept these restrictions, you do not have permission to download or use the software.


A basic tutorial on how to use WikiEvent is given in the visone wiki's tutorial on Wikipedia edit networks.


Download the file WikiEvent.jar to your computer and execute it. You need to have the java runtime environment (JRE 6 or newer) installed on your computer.


Address questions, comments, bug reports, or feature requests to Jürgen Lerner.