The Emergence of the Social Web

Perhaps I'm obsessing over this whole user-generated content phenomenon — and I don't want to overhype it. But in my view, this is one of the most interesting things happening online. I tried to capture the phenomenon in the context of Yahoo!'s local strategy previously.

This piece in BusinessWeek is a very interesting survey of the different applications and companies that are leveraging community and user-generated content (broadly defined) to create a "next-generation" set of tools and services online.

Worth the few minutes to take a look.






One response to “The Emergence of the Social Web”

  1. Howell Jones Avatar

    Thank you Borrell for investigating the other players in this local market.

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