Last week this banner appeared on the LAC front page. Normally these indicate a new event, resource, or some change in service.
This is different, and curious. It leads to a simple help file. It informs that social tagging (also known as "folksonomic tagging" or "social bookmarking") is a Web-based collaborative tool that enables visitors to:
- save favourite websites in a centralized and personalized online space;
- use their own terminology to catalogue and classify websites;
- discover and share relevant Web content with fellow social taggers.