Web 2.0: The future of the internet
Department of Business Informatics, SEE University, Tetovo-MACEDONIA ABSTRACT
Our research topic is about the evolutionary change on the network, the development of the Web 2.0.The text beneath is about some main features of the web 2.0 from where it derived and its development, and the key differences between Web 1.0 and Web 2.0. INTRODUCTION
Web 2.0 is the term given to describe a second generation of the World Wide Web that is focused on the ability for people to collaborate and share information online. Web 2.0 basically refers to the transition from static HTML Web pages to a more dynamic Web that is more organized and is based onserving Web applications to users. Other improved functionality of Web 2.0 includes open communication with an emphasis on Web-based communities of users, and more open sharing of information. Over time Web 2.0 has been used more as a marketing term than a computer-science-based term. Blogs, wikis, and Web services are all seen as components of Web 2.0 . There are a number of Web-based services and applications that demonstrate the foundations of the Web 2.0 concept, and they are already being used to a certain extent in education. These are not real technologies as such, but services (or user processes) built using the building blocks of the technologies and open standards that underpin the Internet and the Web. These include blogs, wikis, multimedia sharing services, content syndication, podcasting and content tagging services. Many of these applications of Web technology are relatively mature, having been in use for a number of years, although new features and capabilities are being added on a regular basis. It is worth noting that many of these newer technologies are concatenations, i.e. they make use of existing services. In the first part of this section we introduce and review these well-known and commonly used services with a view to providing a common grounding for later discussion....
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