The Effects of Scannability on Information Search: an Online Experiment

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One of the most important tasks of web-based information retrieval and processing is searching. A large body of studies yielded that people, while foraging information, do not read on-screen but rather scan. In the current study we try to elucidate the effects of salient items on response time and answer accuracy in search tasks. In an online experiment we… (More)

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