Improved Annotation of the Blogopshere via Autotagging and Hierarchical Clustering

Tags have recently become popular as a means of annotating an d organizing Web pages and blog entries. Advocates of tagging argue that the use of tags produces a ’folksonomy’, a system in whic h the meaning of a tag is determined by its use among the community a s a whole. We analyze the effectiveness of tags for classifyin g blog entries by gathering the… CONTINUE READING