What do you mean “web 2.0”? Web 2.0 refers to the web as a platform for sharing and organizing information as opposed to a static medium for viewing information as it was in its earlier days.
The Evolution of the Web Web 2.0 Web 1.0 (Red indicates user output)
Choose the simplest tools that are most useful to you.Avoid time -wasters and applications that are more complicated than they are worth.
Web 2.0 & You Why bother? The purpose of using these tools is make your life easier. Use them to: Discover Organize Access Collaborate
Common Terms in Social Media Bookmark:To save a website as a favorite Tag: Assign a category to describe a website or article Network/group: a group of people connected by a common interest Subscribe: automatically receive new updates from a source to email or to a reader. Site/page/:a page is a part of a site. Page is to website as page is to book Post/comment: post refers to an entry on a website. Comments are responses to posts
Social Bookmarking Allows user access to “favorites” from any computer (with an Internet connection). It is social because you can find others who bookmark what you do, other sites they bookmark, and share your bookmarks or keep them private. Delicious- bookmark websites and “tag” them. Organize the tags. Find other sites with that tag. Diigo- all of the above and allows highlighting and sticky notes. Common interest groups. Zotero- all of the above and more. Creates citation. Firefox add-on
delicious.com zotero.com one of the first social bookmarking sites you can create bundles to organize tags not as user friendly as diigo and no highlighting features a firefox application automatically creates citation for the saved page. more complicated to use the other two choices
Bibliography creator Bibme.org Create a bibliography in the style you need:
Database of previously used works Save your lists separately Print in word document
wi·ki (wĭk'ē) n. pl.wi·kis A collaborative website whose content can be edited by anyone who has access to it. Wikis
wikispaces.com Wikis in Plain English on YouTube
A social networking sight for sharing power-point presentations. Slideshare
Email Portal Turn your personal email site into a personal portal Make that your home page Examples:
Putting it All Together Real life examples www.atu.edu/ozark/library1.shtml www.librarysherry.webs.com www.songspace.wikispaces.com
Google Wave Wolfram Alpha Real-time, all-in-one communications Computable knowledge database Two Cool Things