The web has become a platform for the publication of a staggering amount of news. Traditional media outlets now offer much of their print content on their websites. A new generation of online magazines publishes exclusively on the web. And the blogosphere is ever expanding. The prospect of sifting that burgeoning pile for the stories you'd really like to read with nothing but a web browser can be daunting. Fortunately, the social media world has found a way for you and your fellow searchers to help each other find the good stuff. Here's how.