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bookmark

Computing
a. an address for a website stored on a computer so that the user can easily return to the site
b. an identifier placed in a document so that part of the document can be accessed easily

bookmark

[′bu̇k‚märk]
(computer science)
Any method of halting the processing of a transaction and holding it, as far as it has been completed, until processing resumes.
A code that is inserted at a particular place in a document or that is associated with a particular document so that the user can easily return to the specified insertion point or document.
A Web page location (URL) which is saved by a user for quick reference.

bookmark

(World-Wide Web)
A user's reference to a document on the World-Wide Web or other hypermedia system, usually in the form of a URL and a title or comment string.

Most World-Wide Web and Gopher browsers can save and load a file of bookmarks to allow you to quickly locate documents to which you want to refer again.

bookmark

A stored location for quick retrieval at a later date. Web browsers provide bookmarks that contain the addresses (URLs) of favorite sites. Most electronic references, large text databases and help systems provide bookmarks that mark a location users want to revisit in the future. See Favorites, bookmark portal and bookmarklet.
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Social bookmarking aims to create connections rather than new contents (Berger & Trexler, 2010).
The table below compares the features of several popular social bookmarking sites.
Bookmarks can be imported into 2collab from various resources including Internet browsers; social bookmarking sites like Delicious, Connotea, and CiteULike; a Scopus author ID; or a Research Information Systems (RIS) file exported from citation management software.
Managing folder and they added core function which is bookmarking service include pictures, video clips and any files.
"The advanced functionality of RSS feeds, e-mail sharing and leading social bookmarking sites have been shown to help build increased search-engine visibility, online awareness and a community of users and followers around a company's news and products," said Michael Tangeman, vice president, The Pen Group.
By leveraging the precepts of social bookmarking, Connectbeam enables enterprise users to tag relevant information and share it with colleagues who may be working on similar issues.
Social bookmarking is understood to allow users to save the websites they find of interest or value and then to save the bookmarks in a central location, tag them with relative descriptors and access them later from any Internet connection.
Luckily, in my Web 2.0 column (2), I wrote about social bookmarking concepts.
One of the most annoying things is finding such a nugget, duly bookmarking it, only to find it disappears into the ether just at the point at which you most need it.
Bookmarking a page does all of the above except storing and indexing the contents.
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On Monday, Instagram announced the new feature that is said to challenge Pinterest's bookmarking feature and the latter's ability to save items to certain boards.