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Wednesday, November 08, 2006

Facilitating Adoption of Web 2.0 Tools

Nancy White just posted Second Wave Adoption where she discusses various aspects of helping adoption of Web 2.0 type approaches. This is definitely an interesting question and something I've written about before:

These posts may be worth reading, but the basic gist is that adoption starts from the personal utility - actually its the perceived usefulness (PU), but that's roughly the personal utility.

Nancy's post has some ideas (slides) about how to facilitate adoption and she points to a few other posts: Focusing, Stimulate people's imagination, trigger inventiveness.

I simply wanted to add to what she is saying that adoption is going to be dependent on us first learning how to use these tools ourselves and then showing others. Maybe take a look at:


Jesse Ezell said...

Is it just me or did you just switch to summaries from full feeds?

What happened to:

Tony Karrer said...

I didn't change my feeds, but it does appear there is some kind of error in the feed. A blogger bug, I think. I'm definitely still a big fan of full feeds.

Jesse Ezell said...

That's what I figured... wonder if google is trying to get more page views?