'DESCRIPTION' META tags in locally linked web pages

@article{Craven2001DESCRIPTIONMT,
  title={'DESCRIPTION' META tags in locally linked web pages},
  author={Timothy C. Craven},
  journal={Aslib Proceedings},
  year={2001},
  volume={53},
  pages={203-216}
}
Advice given in printed and web-based sources on HTML META tags with NAME=‘DESCRIPTION’ is surveyed. To determine patterns of relationships among descriptions on the same site, links were followed automatically from 460 pages registered withYahoo! and previously found to contain descriptions. Sites where the registered page pointed to many other pages were signi¢cantly less likely to reuse the same description on those other pages; where di¡erent descriptions were used words from the registered… CONTINUE READING

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