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Social Bookmarking with

  1. 1. Social Bookmarking Kristin Hokanson http: //khokanson . blogspot .com Contact me: kristin . [email_address] .com Use Social Bookmarking link for more info
  2. 2. What is del. icio .us ? <ul><li>A collection of favorites. </li></ul><ul><li>Accessed from anywhere. </li></ul><ul><li>Shared with friends, coworkers and the community. </li></ul><ul><li>Way to discover new things. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Browser Buttons FIREFOX http://del. icio .us/help/buttons? ua=ff INTERNET EXPLORER http://del. icio .us/help/buttons? ua=ie
  4. 4. Using tags <ul><li>Recommended tags are a combination of tags you have already used and tags that other people have used. </li></ul><ul><li>Popular tags are what other people have tagged this page as </li></ul>
  5. 5. Searching <ul><li>Using the search box </li></ul><ul><li>Shows your bookmarks and others </li></ul><ul><li>MATH EXAMPLE </li></ul><ul><li>Each tag has its own page </li></ul><ul><li>ie </li></ul><ul><li>shows related tags as well </li></ul><ul><li>Search most popular sites </li></ul><ul><li> </li></ul>
  6. 6. Your Network <ul><li>You can add users to your network to see what they have bookmarked. </li></ul><ul><li>You can subscribe to a user with RSS feed </li></ul><ul><li>To subscribe to my bookmarks </li></ul><ul><li>http://del. icio .us/rss/hokie62798 </li></ul>
  7. 7. Subscriptions <ul><li>Subscriptions allow you to watch all your favorite tags in one place. </li></ul><ul><li>Click on subscriptions- Edit </li></ul><ul><li>Fill in the tag / user to which you want to subscribe. </li></ul><ul><li>DEMO </li></ul>
  8. 8. Links for you <ul><li>A user in your network can share bookmarks using for: username. </li></ul><ul><li>Links for you are private until you save to your bookmarks. </li></ul><ul><li>When you tag a site, you can tag is for:username to add to another user’s links. </li></ul>
  9. 9. Sharing Bookmarks <ul><li>By topic </li></ul><ul><li>By user </li></ul><ul><li>Subscribe via RSS feed </li></ul><ul><li>Creating a network </li></ul><ul><li>for:username </li></ul><ul><li>linkroll </li></ul>
  10. 10. Editing / Deleting Bookmarks <ul><li>From your user site you can edit the tags & notes of any site </li></ul>
  11. 11. Settings
  12. 12. Public / Private Bookmarks <ul><li>To change a public bookmark to private, first enable private saving in your settings. </li></ul><ul><li>Check the do not share box </li></ul><ul><li>While saving a new bookmark, you can also check the do not share box to make that bookmark private. </li></ul>
  13. 13. Organizing your bookmarks <ul><li>Bundles are a way to arrange previously-used tags into groups. </li></ul><ul><li>From settings: click on bundle tags </li></ul><ul><li>You can also rename tags </li></ul>
  14. 14. Importing Bookmarks <ul><li>Sign in to and click on the settings tab. </li></ul><ul><li>First export your bookmarks from your browser. </li></ul><ul><li>You can choose whether or not to add popular tags </li></ul><ul><li>Bookmarks you import remain private until you share them. </li></ul>You can also export your links as a back up.
  15. 15. Exporting Bookmarks <ul><li>Sign in to and click on the settings tab. </li></ul><ul><li>Choose Export / Backup. </li></ul><ul><li>This allows you to create an html page. </li></ul>Never lose your bookmarks again