Social Bookmarking

Can you remember a time when "bookmarking"  a website (or creating a "favorite") meant saving its URL address somewhere in your computer, perhaps with a note or commentary, perhaps with a tag or keyword, and perhaps in a folder? In the last 10 years this saving of resources has become one of the major tools for a teacher, because of social bookmarking sites like Diigo and Delicious. (eBiz lists many more sites.  Several are useful, some are less so.)  A social bookmarking site gives you the ...

Social Bookmarking for ITGS

What is social bookmarking? A social bookmarking is the act of using an online service to add, edit, annotate and share bookmarks that have been tagged for webpages and web documents. The actual technique for social bookmarking using Diigo is presented on Expanding Your Web - Bookmarking DP Sources. So it will be assumed that you have setup your browser for bookmarking. What should be tagged? The question is what kinds of sources need to be bookmarked and how? ITGS depends upon news articles ...