TITLE

Social Media Sea-Change

PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Hospitality Upgrade;Fall2007, p142
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information to join the social media conversation. It refers to a family of online peer-to-peer communication formats, blogs and wikis and it is also one of the most visible effects of Web 2.0 software. The easiest way to find conversation is by searching at the website www.technorati.com. After acquiring a conversation, it infers to use the Really Simple Syndication (RSS) to be able to participate in social media.
ACCESSION #
27198083

 

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