Web 2.0 refers to the second generation of the World Wide Web, with a focus on the creation of online content and collaboration among users. One element of Web 2.0 is online software. These are software programs that allow you to create and save files on the Web. There are thousands of online software programs out there, but here are three with strong educational applications:
  • Zoho Writer, a word-processor,
  • Scribd, an online file storage and file conversion tool, and
  • bubbl.us, a tool for creating online graphic organizers.

The video below will walk you through the basics of using these three online programs.

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