Chapter 7 in A Survival Guide to Social Media and Web 2.0 Optimization by Deltina Hay discusses social bookmarking and crowd-sourcing.

  • “Social bookmarking is a way for you to save your favorite blogs into one web space and tagged them with specific terms so you could easily search and find them later”.
  • Most popular social bookmarking site is Delicious
  • Other bookmarking sites include: Technorati and Stumpleupon
  • Crowd-sourcing is a site that allows users to determine what news stories, blogs, or websites are popular.
  • A popular website for crowd-sourcing is Digg