Web 2.0 terminology

  • blogosphere - the collective term encompassing all webblogs of blogs as a comnunity or social network.
  • wiki pages - a group of web pages that allows people to add content. The most common use of wiki pages is through wikipedia.com.
  • social bookmarking - is an activity performed over a computer network that allows users to save and categorize a personal collection of bookmarks and share them with others.
  • RSS Feeds - a format for sending out news and the content of news-like sites
  • Podcasting - the Web-based broadcast of music which works with software that automatically detects new files and is accessed by subscription
  • folksonomy - is the collaborative but unsophisticated way in which information is being categorized on the web.

Class podcasts about Web 2.0

Web 2.0 Humor

Web 2.0 Websites