Social search

Known as: Social search engine, Human edited search engines, Social searching 
Social search is a behavior of retrieving and searching on a social searching engine that mainly searches user-generated content such as news, videos… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
We present Aardvark, a social search engine. With Aardvark, users ask a question, either by instant message, email, web input… (More)
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2010
Review
2010
Please cite this article in press as: Evans, B. M (2009), doi:10.1016/j.ipm.2009.10.012 Search engine researchers typically… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
This work investigates personalized social search based on the user's social relations -- search results are re-ranked according… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Online communities have become popular for publishing and searching content, as well as for finding and connecting to other users… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Search engine researchers typically depict search as the solitary activity of an individual searcher. In contrast, results from… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
In this paper, we propose a unified topic modeling approach and its integration into the random walk framework for academic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The goal of this paper is to detail the integration of two "social Web" technologies - social search and social navigation - and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Large numbers of college students have become avid Facebook users in a short period of time. In this paper, we explore whether… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
We address the question of how participants in a small world experiment are able to find short paths in a social network using… (More)
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2004
2004
Social search is an approach to Web search that attempts to offer communities of like-minded individuals more targeted search… (More)
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