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Diigo Diigo Presentation Transcript

  • Diigo – Research, Share and Collaborate Presented By: Saurav Amatya
  • Today’s topics of discussion
  • What is Diigo ?
    • Digest for Internet Information, Groups and Other stuffs
    • Two services in one:-
        • Research and collaborative research tool
        • Knowledge sharing community and social content site on the other side
    • A web highlighter, sticky notes, social bookmarking tool, and a social information network rolled into one .
    http:// www.diigo.com
  • How can we use it?
    • http:// www.diigo.com
  • Diigo toolbar
    • Quickly bookmark, highlight and annotate
    • Quick access to bookmarks, subscription, meta-search, context menu, and content-selection-menu
    • Alternate options for Google chrome, safari, Opera etc.
    • -- Diigolet
  • Highlight
    • Mark anything interesting (with coloring options)
    • Use it like a pen
    http:// help.diigo.com /how-to-guide/how-to-highlight
  • Annotate (Sticky Notes!!)
    • 2 types – Floating and inline sticky notes
    • Set your privacy level – Private, Public or Groups.
    • Add comments
  • Bookmark
    • Bookmarks accessible from any machine on any browser, with or without Diigo installed
    • Diigo also allows simultaneous bookmarking to several other bookmarking services, as well as the local folders.
    • Coolest thing – Changes are persistent!!
    • Lets try everything now!!
    • Powerful search feature: -
      • Web page titles
      • URLs
      • Tags
      • Comments
      • Highlights
      • Full text of bookmarked pages
  • Other Features
    • Save a cached image of bookmarked page
    • Get annotated link (provides a link consisting of cached version of the page )
      • Share your finding with non-users too
    • Send message to email addresses
    • Follow or get followed
    • What if you do not have Diigo toolbar?
    • Can non-Diigo user can see your changes??
  • Diigo Educator Accounts
    • Create student accounts for an entire class with just a few clicks (and student email addresses are optional for account creation
    • Privacy settings of student accounts are pre-set so that only teachers and classmates can communicate with them.
    • Ads presented to student account users are limited to education-related sponsors.
  • Research with Diigo
    • Great research tool – Annotate, Archive and Organize
    • Do not bother copying and pasting text
    • Highlight and add sticky notes
    • Archive pages forever and make them searchable, too
    • Organize your items by tags or lists
  • Share with Diigo
    • Share or not share - choice is yours!
    • Share bookmarks with friends and colleagues via email or send to blog or post to other social sites such as twitter, facebook, delicious etc.
    • Annotated links
    • Collaborate or share bookmarks by joining or creating groups
  • Collaborate with Diigo
    • Create a group and share your findings
    • Other member get alerts and view shared snapshots
  • Advantages
    • Its strong features
  • Disadvantages
    • Current small user base
    • What if I don’t have enough privilege to install?
    • Changes made by other also appears on the page ( Adv. Or Disadv. ??.. However, we have a solution for it )
  • Conclusion
    • Combination of strong web tools like -mystickies/delicious/ wizlite ( save directly to delicious)
    • A wonderful research tool that provides numerous services for organizing, annotating, and sharing information.
  • References
    • For introduction part ( http:// digitalresearchtools.pbworks.com/diigo )
    • For features ( http:// digitalresearchtools.pbworks.com/diigo , http://www.online-tech-tips.com/cool-websites/diigo-online-research-tool / and http://help.diigo.com/home/what-is-new-in-diigo-v4
    • For research ( http://www.lifeclever.com/archive-the-web-with-diigo / and http://help.diigo.com/home/what-is-new-in-diigo-v4 and http://www.the20life.com/2009/09/28/diigo-the-ultimate-bookmarks-solution/ )
    • For Collaborative work in Diigo( http://www.the20life.com/2009/09/28/diigo-the-ultimate-bookmarks-solution/
    • Highlighting in Diigo ( http:// help.diigo.com /how-to-guide/how-to-highlight )
    • For toolbars ( http:// www.diigo.com /tools )
    • For collaboration details ( http:// digitalresearchtools.pbworks.com/f/Diigo+Description.pdf and http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/7-reasons-diigo-tastes-better-than-delicious/ )
    • For sending messages via Diigo ( http:// message.diigo.com )
    • For getting annotated links ( http://blog.diigo.com/2009/03/31/tip-of-the-day-get-annotated-link/ )
    • http:// www.diigo.com /education (Diigo for educational purpose)
  • References Continues…
    • For diigo unique visitors graph ( http://siteanalytics.compete.com/diigo.com/ )
    • Comparison with delicious and traditional bookmarking ( http:// www.diigo.com/help/why_diigo )
    • For research ( http://www.diigo.com/learn_more/research )
    • For Share ( http://www.diigo.com/learn_more/share )
    • For Collaboration part ( http://www.diigo.com/learn_more/collaborate )