Questions for October 6, 2009

5 10 2009

Tagging and Why It Matters—if many people use the same keywords to tag the same item does that mean the item gets more ranking and thus it becomes more visible and popular?

Power To The People—If folksonomies develop from the bottom up, then how do we decide standards for accepted keywords for tagging and/or categorizing?

Shirky—Will the flexibility and openness of folksonomies make it the best system for categorization yet?




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