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Social Bookmarking; Delicious. How & Why


Using Social Bookmarking tool Delicious in Education

Using Social Bookmarking tool Delicious in Education

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  • Welcome, introduction, where situated.
  • Has anyone been to an Assessment Centre? If so use this and build on their experience What do you think it is for?


  • 1. Social Bookmark: Delicious How & Why
  • 2. Accessing your Bookmarks
    • What do you do when you want to find a bookmark, but you’re not at your usual PC?
    • What if you work on different machines (work & home)?
    • Wouldn’t you like to be able to access bookmarks from any location?
  • 3. What is Delicious?
    • … is a social bookmarking service that allows users to tag, save, manage and share web pages from a centralized source.
    • … manage and access website bookmarks from multiple locations, multiple machines.
  • 4. Favourites & bookmarks
    • ‘ Favourite’ bookmarks available on one PC only.
    • Very difficult to take with you from home-to-work.
    • They are not easily shared.
    • Use Delicious to access anywhere & anytime, and to share.
  • 5. How Can I Use Delicious
    • Add websites to Delicious as you would add to ‘favourites’ in Internet Explorer.
    • Access Delicious bookmarks from any location.
    • Use tags to categorise your bookmarks.
  • 6. Example Bookmark
    • Bookmark tagged as containing information on or about ‘design’, ‘eBook’, ‘education’, ‘eLearning’, and ‘research’.
    • 50 other Delicious users have also bookmarked this page.
    Link Name Link URL Tags: what is this link / page about? Number of times this URL has been bookmarked in Delicious
  • 7. Delicious sidebar
    • Add new bookmark
    • Update profile
    • Update tags
    • Quickly browse bookmarks by tag
  • 8. Delicious Networks
    • Link with colleagues in Delicious: share links between you.
    • Share your Network Badge on Social Network websites and/or Blog
  • 9. Web Browser ‘plug-in’
    • Internet browsers:
      • Internet Explorer
      • Firefox / Mozilla
      • Google Chrome
      • Safari
      • Opera
    • ‘ Add bookmark’ options.
    • Select from popular tags as well as ones you’ve used previously.
  • 10. Import into Delicious
    • Import existing bookmarks / favourites from Internet browser(s) into Delicious (from multiple machines: only needs to be done once per machine).
    • Export and back-up from Delicious.
  • 11. Reduce email ‘clutter’
    • Stop sending emails of useful links you find.
    • Start bookmarking and using Delicious to ‘network’.
    • Encourage colleagues to use Delicious, and join your Network.
    • Encourage colleagues to share their links with you.
  • 12. Thank you for your time
    • David Hopkins