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Organize the web – visually - Mind Mappi

Organize the web – visually - Mind Mappi
Pearltrees is a new visual bookmarking tool that utilizes a mind map-like interface to help you to organize your web page shortcuts in a much more intuitive way than the typical browser bookmark list. It also enables you to connect with other users who share similar interests, which places it in the same camp as other social bookmarking tools. But Pearltrees is different – very different. Before I can explain how it works, we first need to get a bit of terminology out of the way: Pearl: A pearl represents a link to a web page. It’s more than that, however. Pearltree: A pearltree contains other pearls. How to add content to your Pearltree When you first set up your Pearltrees account, the application gives you the option of adding several toolbar buttons to your browser: Add a new pearl for the web page you’re currently viewing, choose where to put the pearl (in an existing tree or a new one), and go to your Pearltrees account. Social aspects of Pearltrees Conclusion

pearltrees, socializing and curating content on the web Content of any type is not useful unless you can find it, organize it and interact with it. In the enterprise companies have tried many different schemes to try and get business content collected in a central repository, organized, tagged, version controlled, and searchable. This has often taken the route of "content management" systems. Content management systems to varying degrees, do an adequate job of getting some content into a controlled system environment. Product Reviews Share and explore collections of web pages, photos, and notes around topics of interest Overview Pearltrees allows anyone to organize their interests in an easily customizable and searchable way.

Mind map A mind map about educational technology A mind map is a diagram used to visually organize information. A mind map is hierarchical and shows relationships among pieces of the whole.[1] It is often created around a single concept, drawn as an image in the center of a blank page, to which associated representations of ideas such as images, words and parts of words are added. Major ideas are connected directly to the central concept, and other ideas branch out from those major ideas.

Fine Arts Pearltrees This page presents a sampling of strategies that will serve as good starting points for curriculum directors and teachers as they plan lessons. Depth of Knowledge Webb’s Depth of Knowledge Webb's Depth of Knowledge Flip Chart Pearltrees visualization tools add power to search and discovery Nearly four years ago, I spent a week at a multimedia bootcamp at UC Berkeley put on by the Knight Digital Media Center. It was a wonderful experience, not only because of the practical skills I picked up but also because my team was assigned to interview Jeff Heer, then a graduate student studying data visualization. Our finished multimedia package was rough around the edges, but had some great visuals and detail on Heer's quest to help people understand the power of social relationships on the distribution of information.

6 reasons to use Pearltrees Pearltrees is the first and largest social curation community on the Internet. It’s a place to organize, discover and share all the cool content you find online. However, beyond this basic definition, a question remains: why would I want to use Pearltrees? Well, what I want to share with you are six major use cases (or reasons) we’ve identified as being most popular across our entire community of web curators. In addition, I’ll also share with you a couple of interesting ways in which I have put Pearltrees to use for myself.

The Best Steampunk Movies * Copy of public domain (copyright expired) Steampunk print “The Dream of Flight” (c between 1890 and 1900) used under Wikimedia Commons Judging by comments in the Steampunk Soapbox (further down the page), it seems that quite a few people are unfamiliar with the term “Steampunk” and have wandered into this page on a voyage of discovery! Those already aware of the rich and varied delights of Steampunk can skip this bit as I’m going to digress briefly to give an insight into what constitutes Steampunk. Steampunk is eclectic – it means different things to different people. Broadly speaking Steampunk takes elements of the following:

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An interesting review - even though it might be one of the worth review pearltree had so far - the detailled analysis of pearltrees usability is very usefull and the feedback are always actionable. One surprizing thing however is that many of the authors suggestion are... already in place. Such as writing "home" at the top of the interface, or enabling users to pearl in just one click. Did he test Pearltrees on a previous version? In any case, I may very much want to take an other look at it now :-) by Patrice Dec 2