Separating the swarm: categorization methods for user sessions on the web

@article{Heer2002SeparatingTS,
  title={Separating the swarm: categorization methods for user sessions on the web},
  author={J. Heer and Ed Huai-hsin Chi},
  journal={Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems},
  year={2002}
}
  • J. Heer, Ed Huai-hsin Chi
  • Published 2002
  • Computer Science
  • Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems
Understanding user behaviors on Web sites enables site owners to make sites more usable, ultimately helping users to achieve their goals more quickly. Accordingly, researchers have devised methods for categorizing user sessions in hopes of revealing user interests. These techniques build user profiles by combining users' navigation paths with other data features, such as page viewing time, hyperlink structure, and page content. Previously, we have presented complex techniques of combining many… Expand
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