Webdev. Sharing. Video. Productivity. Visualization. Flickr. Mobile Tagging with QR-Code, BeeTagg and Datamatrix. What Is Web 2.0 - O'Reilly Media. By Tim O'Reilly 09/30/2005 Oct. 2009: Tim O'Reilly and John Battelle answer the question of "What's next for Web 2.0?
" in Web Squared: Web 2.0 Five Years On. The bursting of the dot-com bubble in the fall of 2001 marked a turning point for the web. Many people concluded that the web was overhyped, when in fact bubbles and consequent shakeouts appear to be a common feature of all technological revolutions. Shakeouts typically mark the point at which an ascendant technology is ready to take its place at center stage. The concept of "Web 2.0" began with a conference brainstorming session between O'Reilly and MediaLive International.
In the year and a half since, the term "Web 2.0" has clearly taken hold, with more than 9.5 million citations in Google. This article is an attempt to clarify just what we mean by Web 2.0. In our initial brainstorming, we formulated our sense of Web 2.0 by example: The list went on and on. 1. Netscape vs. Building a Library Web Site on the Pillars of Web 2.0. FEATURE Building a Library Web Site on the Pillars of Web 2.0 by Karen A.
Coombs A year and a half ago when I started as the head of libraries’ Web services, the University of Houston (UH) Libraries was undertaking a project to dramatically reshape its Web site. The site had been in a state of flux and it needed a new structure for both managing and organizing it. At the time, all content was passed through the Web services department before becoming part of the site. As a result, making updates was a time-consuming task and significant portions of the site were out-of-date. An informal needs assessment revealed that staff members wanted to control their own content and to have a way to make the site more engaging and interesting to their users. What is “Web 2.0” though? Further discussion and reading led me to design six pillars of Web 2.0 that we wanted to use as the foundation for rebuilding our library Web site. 1. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6.
The Web 2.0 Pillars Continue to Support Us.