Web Information Retrieval in Collaborative Tagging Systems

  title={Web Information Retrieval in Collaborative Tagging Systems},
  author={Sheung-On Choy and Andrew K. Lui},
  journal={2006 IEEE/WIC/ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI 2006 Main Conference Proceedings)(WI'06)},
Collaborative tagging on the Web has been quickly gaining ground as a new paradigm for Web information retrieval, discovering and filtering. There are a number of successful deployments of collaborative tagging systems that effectively recruits the activity of human users into collecting and annotating vast amounts of Web resources. They lead to an emergent categorization of Web resources in terms of tags, and create a different kind of Web directory. However, the current ways of exploration in… CONTINUE READING
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