"The web has changed from a "read only" resource to a "read AND write" tool where we can all contribute ideas and products."
Will Richardson




What DO We Mean By "Web 2.0"?

Web 1.0

Web 2.0
DoubleClick
-->
Google AdSense
Ofoto
-->
Flickr
Akamai
-->
BitTorrent
mp3.com
-->
Napster
Britannica Online
-->
Wikipedia
personal websites
-->
blogging
evite
-->
upcoming.org and EVDB
domain name speculation
-->
search engine optimization
page views
-->
cost per click
screen scraping
-->
web services
publishing
-->
participation
content management systems
-->
wikis
directories (taxonomy)
-->
tagging ("folksonomy")
stickiness
-->
syndication

<http://www.oreillynet.com/pub/a/oreilly/tim/news/2005/09/30/what-is-web-20.html>

Additional Reading:

There is still a lot of controversy about the term, Web 2.0. Read David Warlick's post, First Year Teachers, and watch the sparks fly!! Pay particular attention to David Thornburg's comment (Comment #11)! Then go to David Warlick's reply to David Thornburg.

From Chris Lehmann's Blog, Practical Theory:
Curriculum Design, Reform and Technology Infusion

What do YOU think?...


Web 3.0??

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