Search On Wiki: Windows 8 Wikipedia app

Search On Wiki app is a free Windows 8 Wikipedia app available under “Education” category of its app store. Wikipedia, as we all know, is one of the popular Encyclopedias available over the Internet. And now Windows 8 App Store has also introduced a Wikipedia pp by “Tiggzi” to search anything on Wikipedia, within the app.

This Windows 8 Wikipedia app easily imports data content from Wikipedia and makes the searched data available on your PC screen. Although, this one is not the Official Wikipedia app, but it does perform functions that are not less than the official one. Well, the start page comes with Wikipedia as its searched term and you can read about Wikipedia in detail. The app also allows you to open an article in browser. For this, you need to open an article ? right-click anywhere on the screen ? you will find an option “Open in Browser’ ? simply click on it and you are good to go.


The good part about this Windows 8 Wikipedia app is that it searches the content at a very fast speed. Just enter the term you want to search and the app will extract all the related info within a few seconds. Another thing which I liked about this Wikipedia app for Windows 8 is its simple user-interface.

In addition, you can also find Wikipedia links of different terms in the description. Moreover, the app makes your content viewing simple by displaying the pictures and images of the searched term. The Windows 8’s Search Charm is integrated with this app, hence you can also use Windows 8’s Search Charm for performing searches, apart from using its own Search Bar.

Tiggzi Search

Features Of this Windows 8 Wikipedia App:

  • Search content on Wikipedia with ease.
  • Lets you open an article in the browser.
  • Fast browsing of content.
  • Wikipedia links to different terms are available.
  • Displays the images of the searched content along with the text.
  • Availability of integrated Windows 8’s Search Charm.

Also, check out our posts on Wikipedia Apps, and Encyclopedia Apps.

Download Search On Wiki App:

Head over to the app store and search for ‘Search On Wiki’ app. It will come up in the results from where you can proceed with downloading steps. Go ahead and download Search on Wiki Windows 8 app.

In short, Search on Wiki is a good utility Windows 8 Wikipedia app where you can search for all types of data, get info, open articles in browser, etc. Its a must have Windows 8 Wikipedia app.