Vegas, J. and de la Fuente, P. and Crestani, F. (2003) WebDocBall: a graphical visualisation tool for web search results. In: Proceedings of ECIR 2003, 2003-04-14 - 2003-04-16.
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In the Web search process people often think that the hardest work is done by the search engines or by the directories which are entrusted with finding the Web pages. While this is partially true, a not less important part of the work is done by the user, who has to decide which page is relevant from the huge set of retrieved pages. In this paper we present a graphical visualisation tool aimed at helping users to determine the relevance of a Web page with respect to its structure. Such tool can help the user in the often tedious task of deciding which page is relevant enough to deserve a visit.
|Item type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Keywords:||information retreival, graphical visualisation tool, webdocball, searching, web search, Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Subjects:||Science > Mathematics > Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Computer and Information Sciences|
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||06 Feb 2007|
|Last modified:||29 Apr 2016 13:02|