Posts Tagged ‘social bookmarking’

Delicious re-appraised

5 August 2008

Mashable carries a piece on the cult of social bookmarking here.


It’s a thorough, and timely polemic covering some of the less agreeable aspects of social bookmarking. 


Most worryingly it raises the spectre of a bookmarks arms race, instigated by those who treat Delicious as a popularity contest – only a matter of time, I suppose, given how tempestuous relations between search communities and their services can be. (more…)