About Me Steve Wheeler I'm Associate Professor of learning technology in the Faculty of Health, Education and Society, at Plymouth University. I chair the Plymouth e-Learning Conference, and I serve on the editorial boards of ten international journals, including the open access publications Research in Learning Technology (formerly ALT-J), Digital Culture and Education, and IRRODL. I'm the chair of the UNESCO sponsored IFIP WG 3.6 (Distance Education). I'm a Fellow of the European Distance and E-learning Network (EDEN) and a member of EDEN's NAP steering group.
Web 3.0 will be about semantic web, personalization (e.g. iGoogle), intelligent search and behavioral advertising among other things. This slide neatly sums up the main differences between Web 1.0, Web 2.0 and Web 3.0. Web 1.0 – That Geocities & Hotmail era was all about read-only content and static HTML websites.