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social bookmarking site

A website that ranks references (bookmarks) to other websites that are contributed by users who like the site. Users can add comments to the bookmarks and make them private for friends and family or public for everyone. Slashdot (www.slashdot.org), Digg (www.digg.com) and Reddit (www.reddit.com) are popular bookmarking sites. See folksonomy, page ranking, social networking and social sharing.


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Social bookmarking sites also offer a way for people to promote interesting articles.
I am reminded of Furl.net, the social bookmarking site recently absorbed, Borg-like, by Diigo.
Take, for instance, Delicious.com, a social bookmarking site that I have written about here before.
Peruse at your leisure, read, ponder, decide which to share with your colleagues, and think about new ways to share the information, such as through a blog, a teacher-librarian wiki, or a set of favorites/bookmarks on a social bookmarking site such as Backflip (www.backflip.com) or del.icio.us (http://del.icio.us/).
healthcare provider, Keely Flint reported that only 10 percent of users of its social bookmarking site were contributors, while the remainder are lurkers.
New Harmony, IN, September 26, 2011 --(PR.com)-- Ka-boom-it.com, a former social bookmarking site, has been redesigned and is now offering link building services.
Through a strategy called “Video Blasting” the Author Video will be posted on 10+ Video Sharing Sites, BookVenture's Website, BookVenture's Social Media Accounts and author can embed it to his own website, You-Tube link to Social Bookmarking sites, and he will also have a link to share to his own chosen Video Sharing sites.
The use of these social bookmarking sites for curation of digitized artifacts opens up a number of rich opportunities for connecting our students with the past.
* Social bookmarking sites: Reddit, StumbleUpon, LinkedIn groups, Digg and Delicious are the main social bookmarking sites.
Social bookmarking sites such as Diigo and Evernote allow people to store and share favorite websites or other materials in a restricted or larger social network.
A list of only interesting links is never reached in the analyzed cases possibly because the varied and ever changing nature of internet makes it difficult to completely eliminate broken links and disguised commercials even from social bookmarking sites. Moreover, only a limited number of micro-evaluations was carried out in this example, and we can expect the number of interesting links to increase further when the facility is used by a high number of students.