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Top 10 Internet Uses

  1. 1. Top 10 Internet Uses<br />EDU 6606: Mary Stinyard<br />
  2. 2. #10: Blogging<br />There are several different types of blogs on the internet. The most common are personal blogs where people write short personal messages about their life experiences. <br />To start your free blog site visit go to www.blogger.com<br />
  3. 3. #9: Shopping<br />You can purchase anything online usually at a discounted rate.<br />www.amazon.com<br />www.ebay.com<br />
  4. 4. #8: Social Networking<br />Social Networking has connected our world and has shaped the way we communicate with friend, family, and coworkers.<br />Some of the most popular social networking sites are:<br /><ul><li>Facebook: www.facebook.com
  5. 5. Myspace: www.myspace.com
  6. 6. Blackplanet: www.blackplanet.com
  7. 7. Twitter: www.twitter.com</li></li></ul><li>#7: News Sources<br />The internet has provided the world with instant, on demand news, which have moved the world from relying on newspapers to online news.<br />Reputable sites include:<br /><ul><li>CNN news: www.cnn.com
  8. 8. MSNBC: www.msnbc.com</li></li></ul><li>#6: Maps<br />Online maps have made getting lost a thing of the past. There are several websites which offer free online maps. <br />www.mapquest.com<br />maps.google.com<br />
  9. 9. #5: Educational Games<br />The internet benefits teachers and students by offering fun and engaging learning games. Teachers use these website to assist with learning in the classroom and also to help visual learners have a better understanding of specific topics.<br />Some excellent educational websites include:<br />Starfall: www.starfall.com<br />Spelling City: www.spellingcity.com<br />PBS Kids: www.pbskids.com<br />
  10. 10. #4: Travel<br />The internet has provided consumers with great online travel deals and packages.<br />There are several sites that offer great travel deals:<br />www.cheaptickets.com<br />www.expedia.com<br />www.hotel.com<br />
  11. 11. #3: Research<br />The Internet has provide endless possibilities in the area of research. It is important to retrieve your research from reliable sources.<br />Online Database are excellent resources for research. Troy University has several databases on the library link. http://uclibrary.troy.edu/<br />Internet Public Library: www.ipl.org<br />Children’s research: www.kidsclick.org<br />
  12. 12. #2: Email<br />Email has enabled the world to communicate letters, photos, documents, and files instantly with a click of a button<br />You can obtain a free email account at:<br />www.yahoo.com<br />www.hotmail.com<br />www.gmail.com<br />
  13. 13. #1: Google<br />Google is number one on my top 10 Internet Uses because it’s the most convenient way to find anything in the world!<br />www.google.com<br />

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