Now that Google Wave is out in the wild, we are back with another Ultimate List. This time around we are doing a ultimate list of tips and tricks, which will help you get started out with Google Wave, and also look at some really useful features and tools that you could put to use.
What Is Google Wave?
Before you even get started with Google Wave, here is a short and sweet video which answers the question What is Google Wave?.
While you are getting started out, watch a cute little video that attempts to make Google Wave simpler for end users.
First Look at Google Wave
11 Wave Tools That You Thought Never Existed
So you have been using Wave for quite sometime now, but do you know all the tools that exist? Orli, from Go2Web20 has put up a list of 11 Wave Tools You May Not Know Exist, which lists out tools that are really useful but haven’t reached the popularity level yet.
Google Wave Shortcuts, Filtering and more
Gina Trapani takes a look at Google wave shortcuts, filtering, bots and more in her extensive article, Google Wave 101.
Complete Guide to Google Wave
Ben Parr from Mashable, has written an excellent post about the what, why and how of Google wave. If you have just begun using Google Wave, don’t forget to read the Complete Google Wave guide.
Best Features in Google Wave
Once again, Gina Trapani who is definitely one of the experts using Google Wave, takes a look at several features and goodies in Google wave in her post, Google Wave Highlight Reel.
Google Wave Use Cases
Lifehacker readers responded to a poll to tell us the best use-cases of Google Wave. Check out, how users are using Google wave for education and collaborative learning, Healthcare, transportation and more at Google Wave’s Best Use Cases.
3 Google Wave Searches Worth Saving
Gina Trapani tells us about 3 searches that will come in pretty handy in Google Wave. The search keywords helps you to sort out waves that have only been sent to you, waves that have been created by you and your personal notes. Check out the post about 3 Google Wave Searches worth saving at Smarterware.
Educational Google Wave Videos
Here are some videos, which delve into several features of Google Wave, making it simpler to work with.
Dr Wave’s Intro to Google Wave
Live Collaborative Editing with Google Wave
Upload Photos and Embedding Images in Google Wave
Editing Waves in Google Wave
As always, this ultimate list of Google wave tips and tricks is non-exhaustive. We will keep adding new tips and tricks as and when we come across them. If you want to contribute your tips and tricks to the list, please feel free to leave a comment for us to consider.