2. Comments TodayOnly the highest quality discussions OK, maybe not.
3. Whats available?Any of the 1000s of WordPress plugins
4. Whats available?Any of the 1000s of WordPress plugins
5. Theyre all the same!
6. So, whats new?GeniusIO is a web annotations platform Readers can comment Text throughout the article rather than just at the bottom Resulting in higher quality and more focused discussions
7. As Teachers Asst. for aHigh School English Department I learned... Teachers love it So much easier to grade Students have fun interpreting text with classmatesHigher quality data set for Natural Language Processing (NLP)
8. Verticals Educators TeamsCritically analyze books Understand research journalsand readings as a class and project documents Purpose: High Growth Purpose: $$ + Growthfirst + free! Publishers Know more about reader engagement on articles Purpose: $$$
9. CompetitionEducators Teams Publishers
10. Features In-text annotations (like iBooks) Network-based viewing (like Google+) Sweet data visualizations (ex: Engagement Heatmaps) Recommendations to improve articles based on audience reception
11. Business Model Free private docs for teachers Restricted to only books (from Project Gutenberg) Reader Plans Publisher Plans Free Pro $5 - $100 Free $10 - $500