Tags vs. Categories

The distinction between tags and categories is an oft-requested point of clarification. The question has been asked at every blog workshop I’ve run, and yet for some reason I still find myself struggling to find the best way to explain it. Well no more. In the process of posting a killer new release of his [...]

Social Field Guides

Have you seen the Field Guide: Birds of the World group in Flickr? It’s not just a “look, an eagle!” group: “This is not just another group for people to post random photos of birds, but it is an attempt to build an online Identification Guide of the birds of the world.” It’s even got [...]