Web 2.0 tools have enabled us to have collaborative services, social networking, and the ability to share pictures and videos worldwide. As technology continues to improve in the 21st century, Web 2.0 tools have impacted learners and their environments. Social media platforms like Pinterest, Facebook, Linked In, and Instagram have exploded, making collaboration and interactive learning possible. Algorithms can even tailor a learner’s experience based on their needs. Gamification has motivated learners to be more active in the learning process using tools like Gimkit, Kahoot, Quizlet, and many more. Web 2.0 has created a global impact on the learning perspective connecting cultures around the world. Maintaining a safe online learning environment is one drawback, but the concerns are being addressed as quickly as possible. Overall, Web 2.0 has changed education and the learning environment for the better. 
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