60% of U.S. Internet users viewed some kind of user-generated content in 2008.

What was most popular? 54% read blogs, 41% participated in social networks, 36% watched user-generated videos, and 34% read wikis.

The Internet and its software creates opportunities that were inconceivable ten years ago, when self-expression consisted of letters to the editor, town hall meetings, and call-in shows. Read how teens are generating content online.

What has been your experience with user-generated content? In what ways do you feel that Church Web sites could encourage people to contribute content online? How can this be used to build testimony and create a new generation of cyber-missionaries?

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