The Importance of “Tags” in Using Digital Data for Assessment

  One of the most common and important features of modern software is the “tag.” A tag is a short keyword or phrase that a user assigns to a piece of information that describes it in some way. You might also be familiar with hashtags, a form of tag used in social media (#thisisahashtag). Tags are not always proceeded with a “#” symbol.¬†Sometimes software provides you with a tag or keyword box, or a list of predefined¬†tags from which you can choose. Many of the software applications you use probably use tags,… Read More