Metadata Creation in Socio-semantic Tagging Systems: Towards Holistic Knowledge Creation and Interchange

Abstract

Fuzzzy.com, a social bookmarking website has been developed to study collaborative creation of semantics. In a shared online space, users of Fuzzzy continuously create metadata bottom-up by categorizing (tagging) favourite hyperlinks (bookmarks). The semantic network of tags created by users evolves into a people’s fuzzy common ontology (“folktology”). We… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-70874-2_16

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