URL

www.delicious.com

Overview

  • Delicious is a social bookmarking web service used for storing and organizing web bookmarks. Users can also view other users’ hierarchy of bookmarks. They can also RSS popular or valuable collections
  • Free service
  • You can network with other peoples tags
  • Can also see other peoples tags to find similar themes/tags

Fear Factor

  • Easy but can be overwhelming becuase of its size and scope.

Grade Level

  • 6 to 12

Tutorials



Applications (How can teachers and students use this educational technology?)

  • make an organized list of your favourite websites, wiki's, or blogs
  • have instant access to this list when you are on different computers or in different locations
  • search other users bookmarks for links to popular websites, wiki's, or blogs
  • use as a tool for professional development - for example, search 'Smart Board' and learn what the most popular Smartboard sites are
  • Students could use Delicious to find popular sites when doing research
  • Find other people with similar interests and search their tags to see if you are missing anything

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