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What is del.icio.us?
del.icio.us is a collection of favorites
  • Keep links to your favorite articles, blogs, music, reviews, recipes, and more, and access them from any computer on the web.
  • Share favorites with friends, family, coworkers, and the del.icio.us community.
  • Discover new things. Everything on del.icio.us is someone's favorite -- they've already done the work of finding it.
del.icio.us is a social bookmarking website -- the primary use of del.icio.us is to store your bookmarks online, which allows you to access the same bookmarks from any computer and add bookmarks from anywhere, too.

Del.icio.us in Education
Tag and share educational websites and websites used to plan lessons
Organize bookmarks for courses or subjects
Students can tag bookmarks for assignments
Sharing bookmarks for a group project

Getting Started
David Warlick's Landmark Project
delicious_setup.pdf

Finding bookmarks tagged by others and sharing your tag
The link to your public delicious bookmarks: http://del.icio.us/your_username example: http://del.icio.us/ddbug59
Bookmarks in a specific tag: example: http://del.icio.us/ddbug59/Educwebsites (they will be able to view the rest of your bookmarks if they poke around a little bit).
There are also RSS feeds available for your bookmarks and tags.
Activity: Go to David Warlick's Landmark Project(Landmark Project) Use the del.icio.us button to tag this website

Networks
Your network connects you to other del.icio.us users. It collects your favorite users' latest bookmarks. To add a person to your network, type their username into the add box on the right side of your network page. Or, use the add username to your network link in the grey bar at the top of other people's bookmarks pages.
To remove a person from your network, click the little x next to their username on the right side of your network page.
When you save new bookmarks, you can also share them directly with people in your network by clicking on their username (under your network).
Your fans is your reverse network: a list of people who have added you to their network.
Activity: Click on the Network tab. Add Sheryl Naussbaum Beach to your network (snbeach50)

Subscriptions
Subscriptions allow you to watch all your favorite tags in one place. After you add a tag to your subscriptions, everyone's bookmarks saved with that tag is displayed on your subscriptions page. To add a new subscription, click the edit link on the right side of the page. Labels, which you can also create on the edit page, are an optional way to group together related tag subscriptions. You can delete an unwanted subscription from the edit page, or by clicking the X next to a subscription on the right side of your subscription list.
Activity: Click on the subscription tab->Click edit->add the tag plpconsortium

Sending bookmarks to other people/Links for you
If the person is already part of your network, you can click that for:username tag provided for you when saving a bookmark, and the bookmark will show up on their links for you page. You can also type in for:username in the tag box.
Activity: Go to your favorite website->click your tag button on the toolbar->in the tag section type for:ddbug59 and your website will be sent to my links for you page.