A Case Study on Emergent Semantics in Communities

  title={A Case Study on Emergent Semantics in Communities},
  author={Elke Michlmayr},
This paper delivers a case study on the properties of metadata provided by a folksonomy. We provide the background about folksonomies and discuss to which extend the process of creating meta-data in a folksonomy is related to the idea of emergent semantics as defined by the IFIP 2.6 Working Group on Data Semantics. We conduct experiments to analyse the meta… CONTINUE READING