The millionth word in the English language has been announced by The Global Language Monitor, It is Web 2.0. Web 2.0 is a technical term meaning the next generation of World Wide Web products and services.
Here is the list of 15 finalists and their rankings
- 1,000,000: Web 2.0
- 999,999: Jai Ho!
- 999,998: N00b
- 999,997: Slumdog
Web 2.0 is gaining momentum in big corporations. With the help of Twitter microblogging, corporations learns feedback’s directly from customers and open up a dialogue with their customers.
Here is a list of corporate branded Twitter accounts, where you can follow and express your thoughts
The concept of Web 2.0 began with a conference brainstorming session between O’Reilly and MediaLive International.
Dale Dougherty, web pioneer and O’Reilly VP, noted that far from having ‘crashed’ (after the dot com bubble), the Web was more important than ever, with exciting new applications and sites popping up with surprising regularity.