Top 10 Internet Uses Troycia Webb EDU 6606 Dr. Yang Your Logo
Templates Your own sub headline The Internet (World Wide Web) has a plethora of information just a click away. This slideshow will highlight my top 10 uses of the internet. Your own footer Your Logo
Social Networks are mainly used to keep in touch with family and friends. Sites such as LinkedIn allows you to use social networking as a professional networking tool. #10 Social Networking
#9 Current Events/ World News Current events and minute to minute updates on emerging local and world news are readily available via the internet. This resource is also a great way to incorporate current events into lesson plans and discussion questions. Your own footer Your Logo
#8 Communication Tools Communication has never more accessible than on the internet. We have access to asynchronous communication on synchronous communication. Instant messenger sites allow us the ability to talk in real time. Email online solutions are available for personal accounts and business accounts. Your own footer Your Logo
#7 Cloud computing applications Cloud computing applications live on the web. Cloud computer allows us the ability to share software and information.
#6 Entertainment There’s a variety of entertainment available on the internet such as music videos, streaming music, movies, tv episodes and my all time favorite – games.
#5 Collaboration Tools: Wikis & Blogs Blogs and Wikis are collaboration tools that are easy to create and use. The use of a wiki can closely relate that of a website. They provide you the ability to have public and private information shared.
#4 Educational Resources Educational websites can be used for remediation of subjects and as a resource tool for educational projects.
#3 Professional Development Numerous organizations provide tutorials and help resources for their products. Magazines and Newsletters are also just a click away.
#2 Education – Online Learning Online Learning provides everyone an opportunity to further their education. Colleges and universities utilize learning management systems to provide virtual access to their degree programs.
#1 Research Thanks to the Internet we have numerous research tools to provide a gateway to publications, books, articles and so much more.