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Tool #1: Diigo


Type:  Social Bookmarking

Teacher:  All Levels (personal use), Upper Level (Student research projects)

Student Use:  Researching, Web2.0 Skills

Diigo is a social bookmarking site (social bookmarking expands the usability of your Internet favorites). 

  • Mark Internet sites
  • Create tags (increases “findability” when you want to find the site again)
  • See sites that your Diigo friends are marking

I have almost 100 Diigo friends that have similar tech in ed interests as mine.  Any time they use Diigo to mark a site, I know about it … my tech in ed research has increased as I now have nearly 100 friends researching, too.

Here is a Diigo Tutorial.

March 9, 2009 Posted by | Uncategorized | , , , | Comments Off on Tool #1: Diigo