Mohamed, R. and Ferguson, J.D. and Elsweiler, D. and MacCormick, A. and Wilson, J. and Weir, G.R.S. (2004) BulB - visualizing bulletin board activity. In: Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems, 2004-04-14 - 2004-04-17, Porto, Portugal.
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Visualisation is well known as an effective means of enriching user interaction with complex systems. Recent research with online communities has considered the application of visualisation tool support, with the intention of further improving communication between community members. This paper reviews existing work in this area with specific reference to the application of visualisation to improve user interaction within online forums such as bulletin boards. The paper then outlines work undertaken by the authors to develop a second-generation visualisation tool - 'BulB'.
|Item type:||Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)|
|Keywords:||online communities, bulletin boards, visualisation, discussion forum, bulb, Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Subjects:||Science > Mathematics > Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Department:||Professional Services > Learning Services
Faculty of Science > Computer and Information Sciences
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||13 Feb 2007|
|Last modified:||26 Mar 2015 21:46|
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