Open Classroom with Aggregator (Pageflakes) Katrin Saks EATE Summer Seminar 2009 26 August 2009
What is aggregator? <ul><li>Aggregator or feed aggregator , also known as feed reader or news reader , is client software or a Web application which aggregates syndicated web content such as news headlines, blogs, podcasts, and vlogs (video blogs) in a single location for easy viewing. </li></ul>
Most common aggregators (1) <ul><li>Google Reader – www.google.com/reader . Google Reader lets you subscribe to your favorite websites so new content comes to you when it's posted. </li></ul><ul><li>Bloglines – www.bloglines.com . A web-based personal news aggregator that can be used in place of a desktop client. </li></ul>
Most common aggregators (2) <ul><li>Netvibes – www.netvibes.com . Personal news aggregator with RSS and Atom support. Comes with a set of predefined news feeds. </li></ul><ul><li>Pageflakes – www.pageflakes.com . Social personalized homepage - the easiest way to read, see, discover and share your favorite things on the web. </li></ul>
Thank you! <ul><li>The slides will be published at: </li></ul><ul><li>English Teachers’ Community </li></ul><ul><li>http://inglisekeel.ning.com </li></ul><ul><li>Katrin Saks may be contacted by [email_address] </li></ul>
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