Exploiting the category structure of Wikipedia for entity ranking

  title={Exploiting the category structure of Wikipedia for entity ranking},
  author={Rianne Kaptein and Jaap Kamps},
  journal={Artif. Intell.},
The Web has not only grown in size, but also changed its character, due to collaborative content creation and an increasing amount of structure. Current Search Engines find Web pages rather than information or knowledge, and leave it to the searchers to locate the sought information within the Web page. A considerable fraction of Web searches contains named entities. We focus on how the Wikipedia structure can help rank relevant entities directly in response to a search request, rather than… CONTINUE READING
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