Emerging Trends & Transformations David Lee King Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library davidleeking.com
What is Web 2.0?
Web 2.0 has done a similar thing for the web.
From Wikipedia: a second- generation of Internet-based services such as social networking sites, wikis, communication tools, and folksonomies that let people collaborate and share information online in ways previously unavailable.
communication, conversation,participation... Community
Web 2.0 Church 2.0 Music 2.0 Library 2.0 Advertising 2.0 Business 2.0 Museum 2.0
Tagging RSS Readers Commenting RSS Glue of Web 2.0 User- Friending Generated Mashups Content Web as Platform
1. RSS Does 2 things: subscribe to other websites that have RSS feeds (aka syndication) create content in one place, but display it in another place any content - text, photos, audio, video
2. RSS Feed Readers
3. Tagging, or Folksonomies Categorizing the web Choose personal keywords Browseable and searchable web 2.0 uses tagging
4. Leaving Comments one-on-one in the past maybe a letter? Heres what it can be now
5. User-Supplied Content web 2.0 doesnt exist without user generated content most web 2.0 sites feature my stuff text photos videos
6. Web as Platform web-based software a platform that allows people to interact not the usual heres the info about my organization email is a good example
8. Friending Buddies, friends, contacts, followers Linking to friends or contacts sharing content trusted buddy list
now, lets jump right in
what can you do with blogs?
Social Networking Sites
What can you do with Social Networking Sites?
Bookmark Managers AKA Social Bookmarking IE favorites is tied to a single PC Bookmark managers do the same thing but are accessible via the web! how it works add a bookmark, add tags, description, clipping Others can add comments, ratings Others can subscribe via RSS searchable
What can you do with Bookmark Managers?
Wiki Whats a Wiki? A website that allows anyone to add and edit content Great for collaborative authoring Tracks changes so you can revert back to older page if needed Monitor changes via RSS Searchable Comments can be allowed
What can you do with a Wiki?
Instant Messaging AKA IM Pretty easy you type, hit enter, they type, hit enter, etc. Chat history is tracked Real time communication PCs, cell phones, PDAs all have IM
What can you do with IM?
Podcasting & Video
Creating a VideoCast Something to say Camcorder cheapies for $30 Digital video editing software Place to store the videocast blip.tv = free pricey, Takes Time, Is Very Cool.