General patterns of tag usage among university groups in Flickr

@article{Angus2008GeneralPO,
  title={General patterns of tag usage among university groups in Flickr},
  author={Emma Angus and Mike Thelwall and David Stuart},
  journal={Online Information Review},
  year={2008},
  volume={32},
  pages={89-101}
}
Purpose – The purpose of this research is to investigate general patterns of tag usage and determines the usefulness of the tags used within university image groups to the wider Flickr community. There has been a significant rise in the use of Web 2.0 social network web sites and online applications in recent years. One of the most popular is Flickr, an online image management application.Design/methodology/approach – This study uses a webometric data collection, classification and informetric… CONTINUE READING

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