Thirteen Tips for Effective Tagging

Thirteen Tips for Effective Tagging is one from over at TechSoup on tagging. A tag is a collaboratively generated, open-ended labeling system that enables Internet users to categorize content such as Web pages, online photographs, and Web links. Tagging lets you categorize information online your way. Sounds suspiciously like cataloging, only without the messy MARC rules.

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del.icio.us is one of the sites that lets you apply tags to your bookmarks. I have a question about their URL ( del.icio.us )Is this just a URL ending with a country tag of U.S.? Could someone have the URL won.der.ful or lib.rar.ies?

>>Is this just a URL ending with a country tag of U.S.?Yup>>Could someone have the URL won.der.ful or lib.rar.ies?Maybe? I don't know of a .ul, but .es is Spain, so you could have lib.rari.es