Tagging Explained


Articles of Explanation

http://www.technorati.com/help/tags.html ->"Think of a tag as a simple category name. People can categorize their posts, photos, and links with any tag that makes sense."

http://learn.netsquared.org/getting-started-with-tagging/what-is-tagging -> "is the ability to assign topical keywords to a wide range of digital content, like photos, bookmarks (favourite web sites) and blog posts."

http://blog.leveragedpromotion.com/public/item/117546 -> "is a way to associate an individual blog post with the larger conversation in the blogosphere."

http://www.techsoup.org/learningcenter/webbuilding/page5508.cfm?cg=searchterms&sg=what%20is%20tagging -> "is a collaboratively generated, open-ended labeling system that enables Internet users to categorize content such as Web pages, online photographs, and Web links."

http://www.rashmisinha.com/archives/05_09/tagging-cognitive.html -> "A cognitive analysis of
tagging (or how the lower cognitive cost of tagging makes it popular)...associating an item with a bunch of words, writing down those associations."


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