Social tagging revamped: supporting the users' need of self-promotion through persuasive techniques

@inproceedings{Cherubini2010SocialTR,
  title={Social tagging revamped: supporting the users' need of self-promotion through persuasive techniques},
  author={Mauro Cherubini and Alejandro Gutierrez and Rodrigo de Oliveira and Nuria Oliver},
  booktitle={CHI},
  year={2010}
}
People share pictures online to increase their social presence. However, recent studies have shown that most of the content shared in social networks is not looked at by peers. Proper metadata can be generated and used to improve the retrieval of this content. In spite of this, we still lack solutions for collecting valid descriptors of content that can be used effectively in the context of social information navigation. In this paper, we propose a mechanism based on persuasive techniques to… CONTINUE READING