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