Social Bookmarking
        using
  Delicious.com
There is only one way
Join the BGI          to manage the manage
Bookmarking Network   the rapid increase in
             ...
Video: http://www.commoncraft.com/bookmarking-plain-english
Sign up for Social
          Bookmarking
Sign Up
          We are using
          delicious.com

          This enables us...
What are Tags?
 Tags are words that mean something
    Sometimes called labels, categories,
    or keywords
 Things that a...
Folksonomy
 Tags are personal; a “folksonomy” not
 “taxonomy”
 A folksonomy is the practice of
 organizing information usi...
Tagging Best Practices
 Tag ideas, concepts and events
 Use nouns if possible
 The best tags are narrow and specific
   app...
Multi-Word Tags
 In most cases tag separately if each
 word use in a future topic search
    significant: lamp shade
    no...
Tagging Best Practices
 Be consistent
 Think of what words others may use
 Periodically review and update your
 tags
 When...
BGI Conventions
 Use ‘bgiedu’ for web pages about BGI, but
 not other webpages
 Use ‘bgimgt’ for any course related
 webpa...
Bookmarks by   http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu
BGI Network
Bookmarks by   http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Students
BGI Students
Wordle of BGIedu          http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Students
Student’s DeliciousTags
Bookmarks by            http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Staff-
                                                ...
Bookmarks by   http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Alumni
BGI Alumni
Bookmarks by a BGI   http://delicious.com/christophera
Teacher
Bookmarks by a BGI    http://delicious.com/christophera/bgimgt566sx
Teacher for a Class
Bookmarks by a BGI         http://delicious.com/christophera/bgimgt566sx
Teacher for Class Week 1                         ...
Bookmark

Social Bookmarking   Don’t just read —
                     bookmark and tag the
                     your favor...
Act
                     Share your favorite posts
Social Bookmarking   with others, and point
                     them t...
Are you ready?
Social Bookmarking
                     If you are then:

                               Visit

           ...
Engage

Social Bookmarking   Share your favorite posts
                     with others, and point
                     th...
Share

Social Bookmarking   Cajole your colleagues
                     into participating.

                     The more...
Share

Social Bookmarking   Get them involved by
                     sharing with them what
                     you like.
Share

Social Bookmarking   ... and what you don’t like.
Share

Social Bookmarking   Share your experience in
                     learning to use the Social
                     ...
Share

Social Bookmarking   Share your Passion!
Explore

Social Bookmarking   Together you can explore
                     the world better.

                     You do...
Together

Social Bookmarking   ...we can change the
                     world!
Questions?
       Feedback?
ChristopherA@LifeWithAlacrity.com
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Presentation for the BGIedu (Bainbridge Graduate Institute) sustainable MBA program as an introduction to using Delicious.com for social bookmarking and collaborative discovery by the students, faculty, and alumni network.

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Social Bookmarking Using Delicious

  1. 1. Social Bookmarking using Delicious.com
  2. 2. There is only one way Join the BGI to manage the manage Bookmarking Network the rapid increase in information. Find others to help you! Join the BGI Bookmarking Network!
  3. 3. Video: http://www.commoncraft.com/bookmarking-plain-english
  4. 4. Sign up for Social Bookmarking Sign Up We are using delicious.com This enables us to together do Collaborative Discovery
  5. 5. What are Tags? Tags are words that mean something Sometimes called labels, categories, or keywords Things that are tagged can have many tags i.e. not like folders, where only one copy resides
  6. 6. Folksonomy Tags are personal; a “folksonomy” not “taxonomy” A folksonomy is the practice of organizing information using spontaneous, collaboratively generated, open-ended labels to annotate or categorize content
  7. 7. Tagging Best Practices Tag ideas, concepts and events Use nouns if possible The best tags are narrow and specific apple is too broad, mac better, mac osx best Give preference to singular base Limit abbreviations Consider modifying bookmark title: article title « source Take full advantage of notes: [comment] “quote from webpage”
  8. 8. Multi-Word Tags In most cases tag separately if each word use in a future topic search significant: lamp shade not significant: san francisco You never are going to search for “san” Multi-word tags are typically compacted sanfrancisco, christopherallen Proper words often camel-cased SanFrancisco, ChristopherAllen
  9. 9. Tagging Best Practices Be consistent Think of what words others may use Periodically review and update your tags When you successfully find a bookmark from the past, add a new tag
  10. 10. BGI Conventions Use ‘bgiedu’ for web pages about BGI, but not other webpages Use ‘bgimgt’ for any course related webpages Label for specific course, e.g. ‘bgimgt564”, ‘bgimgt566sx’, etc. Use ‘mywriting’, ‘myprofile’ for your own work Add http://delicious.com/bgiedu to your Delicious network Send your Delicious account name to socialweb@bgi.edu to get added to BGI’s bookmark network.
  11. 11. Bookmarks by http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu BGI Network
  12. 12. Bookmarks by http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Students BGI Students
  13. 13. Wordle of BGIedu http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Students Student’s DeliciousTags
  14. 14. Bookmarks by http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Staff- Faculty-TAs BGI Staff/Faculty/TAs
  15. 15. Bookmarks by http://delicious.com/network/bgiedu/bundle:Alumni BGI Alumni
  16. 16. Bookmarks by a BGI http://delicious.com/christophera Teacher
  17. 17. Bookmarks by a BGI http://delicious.com/christophera/bgimgt566sx Teacher for a Class
  18. 18. Bookmarks by a BGI http://delicious.com/christophera/bgimgt566sx Teacher for Class Week 1 +week1
  19. 19. Bookmark Social Bookmarking Don’t just read — bookmark and tag the your favorite web pages and the most useful posts. Add bookmarks of use to you and fellow students
  20. 20. Act Share your favorite posts Social Bookmarking with others, and point them to your social bookmarks! Add your fellow students to your delicious.com network Browse their bookmarks and add them to your social bookmarks
  21. 21. Are you ready? Social Bookmarking If you are then: Visit Engage Share
  22. 22. Engage Social Bookmarking Share your favorite posts with others, and point them to your social bookmarks! Join the conversation!
  23. 23. Share Social Bookmarking Cajole your colleagues into participating. The more people you have sharing the responsibility to read and engage, the more effective your network will be.
  24. 24. Share Social Bookmarking Get them involved by sharing with them what you like.
  25. 25. Share Social Bookmarking ... and what you don’t like.
  26. 26. Share Social Bookmarking Share your experience in learning to use the Social Bookmarking. Help others over the hurdles you’ve already learned how to handle.
  27. 27. Share Social Bookmarking Share your Passion!
  28. 28. Explore Social Bookmarking Together you can explore the world better. You don’t have to read it all, only your share. The rest will be read by others, and the best will be shared back to you.
  29. 29. Together Social Bookmarking ...we can change the world!
  30. 30. Questions? Feedback? ChristopherA@LifeWithAlacrity.com

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