Bridging the Gap between Web 2.0 Technologies and Social Computing Principles

  • Giorgos Kormaris
  • Marco Spruit
Part of the Communications in Computer and Information Science book series (CCIS, volume 87)

Abstract

This research presents a brief review of the different definitions of Web 2.0 and presents the most important Web 2.0 Technologies that underlie the evolution of the Web. We map these Web 2.0 technologies to the Social Computing Principles and describe the different relations and patterns that occur. We argue that creating insight into the relations between Web 2.0 Technologies and Principles will help enable the creation of more successful services and accommodate a better understanding of Web 2.0 and its social aspects.

Keywords

Web 2.0 technologies Web 2.0 applications Social Computing Principles 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Giorgos Kormaris
    • 1
  • Marco Spruit
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Information & Computer SciencesUtrecht University 

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