The Web 2.0 dimension of the Indian Internet space is confined to a small subsection of its overall user base. These can be described as the 'early adopters' and they typically are technology workers.
Technology is a gradual leveler; it gets created by a select, knowledgeable few, while remaining an enigma to others. Only when applications of that technology percolate down to the masses and start helping them do things faster, better, cheaper etc, then it becomes an agent of social and economic change. Consider the case of the computer. Fifteen years ago, the most commonly accepted definition of the computer was