“ A rhizomatic plant has no centre and no defined boundary; rather, it is made up of a number of semi-independent nodes , each of which is capable of growing and spreading on its own, bounded only by the limits of its habitat.”
What is the Social Web? Source: Tim O’Reilly http://www.oreillynet.com Web 1.0 Britannica Personal Website Page views Publishing Content Management Directories (Taxonomy) ‘ Stickiness’ Maps
What is the Social Web? Source: Tim O’Reilly http://www.oreillynet.com Web 1.0 Web 2.0 Britannica Wikipedia Personal Website Blogging Page views Cost per click Publishing Participation Content Management Wiki Directories (Taxonomy) Tagging (Folksonomy) ‘ Stickiness’ Syndication Maps Mapping (Mashup)
Telemachus and Mentor In Greek mythology Odysseus of Ithaca went to fight in the Trojan War and entrusted the care of his son, Telemachus, to an older and wiser friend, Mentor. Telemachus and Mentor developed a strong relationship built on the foundations of guidance and support . The word “mentor” has become synonymous with teacher, counsellor, coach, facilitator, motivator and friend.