Happy Social Media Christmas! Listed below are links to interesting things I found on the web this week: cool tools, great blog articles, memorable Tweets – anything that stuck out to me and I think is worth sharing. I encourage you to check them out for yourself.
Blog Post: 5 Free Annotation and Collaboration Tools for Web Projects – Specific, contextual feedback is crucial for teams collaborating online, which is why it’s so important to make receiving it as fast, efficient and easy as possible. Asking for feedback can be tedious and is often done out of context, for example, via e-mail. However there are numerous tools available to make the task of gathering and giving feedback for web projects simpler and swifter. This article is interested in those that focus on annotation and are available freely to the widest possible audience. Here are five of the best free tools to annotate and collaborate on the web.
Blog Post: 7 Growing Social Bookmarking Sites Worth Exploration – When you think of social bookmarking, big names like Digg, StumbleUpon and Delicious likely come to mind first. But are these the only ones you should focus on? Depending on your niche or industry, you may find that channeling all of your energy into broad social bookmarking networks that cover almost every topic imaginable may not benefit you. Instead of targeting networks that only have a percentage of users interested in your topic, why not find a network whose members and visitors are 100% interested in your niche? The following are popular niche social bookmarking networks for bloggers, business professionals, developers and designers.
Tool: Send A Call From Santa – Send a personalized call from Santa.
Tool: Tweet Cloud – is a service that lets you generate a cool looking cloud of the words you tweet about the most.
Have fun checking these out and let me know what you think in the comments section below.
Have a great Holiday!