Web Mining: Applications and Techniques

Web Mining: Applications and Techniques

Anthony Scime (State University of New York at Brockport, USA)
Release Date: August, 2004|Copyright: © 2005 |Pages: 442
ISBN13: 9781591404149|ISBN10: 1591404142|EISBN13: 9781591404163|DOI: 10.4018/978-1-59140-414-9


Web Mining is moving the World Wide Web toward a more useful environment in which users can quickly and easily find the information they need. Web Mining uses document content, hyperlink structure, and usage statistics to assist users in meeting their needed information.

This book provides a record of current research and practical applications in Web searching. It includes techniques that will improve the utilization of the Web by the design of Web sites, as well as the design and application of search agents. This book presents research and related applications in a manner that encourages additional work toward improving the reduction of information overflow, which is so common today in Web search results.

Reviews and Testimonials

This book contains very valuable [content] to both students and technicians from the E-business industry because it gives great insights to the deepest level of technology while suggesting guides to what application domains we can deal with based on such technologies. As an expert in the web mining field, I strongly recommend this book.

– Professor Wooju Kim, Yonsei University, Korea

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