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  1. 1. By Kristen Kiley
  2. 2. <ul><li>A personal research tool </li></ul><ul><li>A collaborative research platform </li></ul><ul><li>A social content site </li></ul><ul><li>A knowledge sharing community </li></ul><ul><li>Webslides </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Bookmark, highlight, and add sticky notes to any webpage. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>When you return to web pages you have bookmarked your highlights and sticky notes will be superimposed, just like if you highlighted a book. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Organize your bookmarks by using tags or lists. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Tags and lists are different in diigo: </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Tags are best for diverse information. </li></ul></ul></ul><ul><ul><ul><li>Lists are best for focused information. </li></ul></ul></ul>
  4. 4. <ul><li>Access and search your tags and bookmarks from anywhere. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Your bookmarks are stored in your Diigo account on the web so you can access them anywhere you have internet access. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>There are multiple ways to share your bookmarks. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You can automatically send them to your blog. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can post to other websites. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can send them all by email. </li></ul></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>The picture is showing you how you can highlight and add a sticky note in Diigo. </li></ul>
  6. 6. <ul><li>Groups are ideal for team research. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Groups can be private, public, or semi-private. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Great for working in groups such as a class, club, interest group, or work group. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>You can pool and organize resources using group bookmarks. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Group members can highlight, tag, and share with the group. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Group members can vote up bookmarks so important ones always stay on top. </li></ul></ul>
  7. 7. <ul><li>Group sticky notes are great for discussion. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Group members and interact and discuss important points right on the web page. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>There is a group tag dictionary to enforce tagging consistency. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The group administrator can define a set of recommended tags for the group. </li></ul></ul>
  8. 8. <ul><li>The picture is showing a private group collaborating. </li></ul>
  9. 9. <ul><li>You can find the most popular bookmarks on any subject. </li></ul><ul><li>You can subscribe to the most recent bookmarks by using tags, sites, or users. </li></ul><ul><li>You can get recommended content. </li></ul><ul><li>You can get related content while you are browsing. </li></ul>
  10. 10. <ul><li>This picture is showing how you can search what other viewers of a website have bookmarked. </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>You are what you tag. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Bookmarking and tagging is a great way to show your interests and it can define your online presence. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Keep in touch with old friends through the content you tag and bookmark. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Sharing your content is a great way to learn from and about your friends </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can organize your friends into different contact lists so you can share with them easily. </li></ul></ul>
  12. 12. <ul><li>Find and connect with people who have common interests. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You can look for “people like me” who are closest to you in interests. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can search people by tags and sites to find those with common interests. </li></ul></ul><ul><li>There are multiple way to connect with people. </li></ul><ul><ul><li>You can invite people to be your friend. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can send messages. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can invite them to be in a group. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>You can add them to your watchlist. </li></ul></ul>
  13. 13. <ul><li>This picture shows how you can search for “people like me.” </li></ul>
  14. 14. <ul><li>Webslides is turning your bookmarks and feeds into interactive slideshows. </li></ul><ul><li>You can create a guided tour for any website. </li></ul><ul><li>You can bundle important course resources for students. </li></ul><ul><li>You can reorganize your blog posts to encourage browsing. </li></ul><ul><li>You can share your favorite places with your friends and blog readers. </li></ul>
  15. 15. <ul><li>To create a Diigo account you go to www.diigo.com </li></ul><ul><li>You click on “Join Diigo” </li></ul><ul><li>Then you choose a username, insert your name, email address, and password. </li></ul><ul><li>Next you verify your email address and you are ready to start tagging, highlighted, and placing sticky notes on your web pages! </li></ul>
  16. 16. <ul><li>Go to the webslides home page: </li></ul><ul><li>http://slides.diigo.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>Click on “ready to create a slideshow in minutes?” </li></ul><ul><li>Decide if you want to create your show from feeds or from your bookmarks. </li></ul><ul><li>Once you decide, click on your choice and follow the step by step directions to create your show. </li></ul><ul><li>It’s as simple as that! </li></ul>
  17. 17. <ul><li>You can create a group in Diigo for your class. </li></ul><ul><li>As the teacher you can be the facilitator and recommend tags and bookmarks for your class. </li></ul><ul><li>You can view what your students are highlighting and use the group as a discussion forum, you can talk about key points. </li></ul><ul><li>You can create webslides to focus your students. </li></ul><ul><li>The possibilities are endless! </li></ul>