CNN Reports on Tagging

By Deane Barker on May 3, 2005

‘Tagging’ helps unclutter data: You know a concept has gone mainsteam when CNN is reporting on it. How soon before it jumps the shark?

That’s “tagging”, and it’s currently all the rage among the digerati.

Tagging has the potential to change how we keep track of and discover things digital — even whom we meet online. Several startups are banking their futures on it.