How to get started with Social Bookmarking

July 25, 2008

Steps to starting with social bookmarking

  1. Think through posting and commenting. Three big decisions are:
    1. Will you use a private group or public?
    2. Who will view the group lists?
    3. Who will post sites?
  2. Prepare and deliver lessons as appropriate on online safety, personal information, ethics and netiquette. Diigo is social, it allows you to find “friends” based on what they have bookmarked on these sites. There is a potential for abuse here.
  3. Set up teacher account on
    1. Fill out the personal info or leave blank
  4. Post link to your classroom website or otherwise distribute
  5. Set up tool bar bookmark button on the computers you commonly use

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