Tools and Tips to track Web 2.0 sites/services

The blistering speed with which new Web 2.0 applications are being produced renders even an expert netizen helpless. Keeping up with the latest ones is not going to be an easy task. To help counter this application onslaught, web enthusiasts have started several Web 2.0 application lists/blogs. A few of them are listed below:

Discuss About Web 2.0 

Webridge that lets you start a discussion on any web site/page or blog post is a new service with Web 2.0 features. By just pasting the page’s or site’s link on to Webridge’s input box, you can attach a discussion board to it. When you access the discussion connected to a page, the window splits into two frames, with the web page on the right and discussion on the left.

Web 2.0 Application lists

List of web 2.0 services will help you find services quickly without much headache as they arrange services/sites under different topics and categories.

The Web 2.0 application list hosted at the service`Listible’ is an excellent Web 2.0 resource. KoolWEB 2.0  is also a  good place for finding new Web 2.0 applications/services. .

There is also a web 2.0 directory that keep all the details in hierachial form

The `Web 2.0 Directory’,  hosts a categorised list of more than a thousand(1000) Web 2.0 applications, is  another place for locating new web 2.0 services.

Another innvoative yet simple project is to present information like a slide show.

Web 2.0 slide-show is an innovative service that automatically takes you through a slide show of several new Web 2.0 applications. Apart from the ones mentioned above, you may check out Web 2.0 trackers such as Mashable, BuzzShout,`2.0 WebSites’ and `NEO Binaries’.

Another site/service that can be useful for tracking Web 2.0 services is Web 2.0 innovation map it shows services based on geographical locations of the web 2.0 applications

Web 2.0 Blogs to keep track of new services

Keeping track of the new sites and services will become a waste of time if you keep visiting the sites mentioned above daily to see if there is anything new but in most of the cases blogs that focus on web 2.0 applications are very good than the lists and directories because the content is fresh and updated everyday(most of the time)

Techcrunch is a very good blog that all of you may be fmiliar with and it is a leader in its class it is updated daily it is a blog form the crunch networks.It is written by Michael Arrington who is considerd as a  sond voice in the web 2.0 industry theese days,Subscribing to the wb feed(RSS) is the best option to keep updated.

Another good way is to use the tags facility in blog tracking services like technorati just visit the URL http://www.technorati.com/tag/web2.0 to see all the latest blog posts that are tagged with the key word “web 2.0” but one problem with theese tip is that most blogs,bloggers talk about the same services that has been disscussed by mainstraem blogs like techcrunch but you will find some good services from theese also.

Delicious tags are also a good way to see new web 2.0 services just use this link http://www.del.ico.us/tag/web2.0 OR http://www.del.ico.us/tag/web2.

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