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New-Web Search with Microblog Annotations

Rowlands, Thomas; Hawking, David; Sankaranarayana, Ramesh S


Web search engines discover indexable documents by recursively 'crawling' from a seed URL. Their rankings take into account link popularity. While this works well, it introduces biases towards older documents. Older documents are more likely to be the target of links, while new documents with few, or no, incoming links are unlikely to rank highly in search results. We describe a novel system for 'new-Web' search based on links retrieved from the Twitter micro-blogging service. The Twitter...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2010
Type: Conference paper
Source: E-Proceedings of the 19th International World Wide Web Conference & the 3rd Workshop on Information Credibility
DOI: 10.1145/1772690.1772905


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