Patterns in Tagging: An Analysis of Collaborative Classification Practices in Social Bookmarking Tools

Persistent Link:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105721
Title:
Patterns in Tagging: An Analysis of Collaborative Classification Practices in Social Bookmarking Tools
Author:
Kipp, Margaret E. I.
Citation:
Patterns in Tagging: An Analysis of Collaborative Classification Practices in Social Bookmarking Tools 2006-05,
Issue Date:
May-2006
Description:
Connections 2006 in Syracuse, NY, May 20-21
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105721
Submitted date:
2007-09-18
Abstract:
This study analyses the tagging patterns exhibited by users of del.icio.us and citeulike. Frequency data, coword analysis and thesaural comparisons are used to examine tagging practices and determine where they are continuous or discontinuous with traditional classification and indexing. Results show many commonalities and some intriguing differences.
Type:
Presentation
Language:
en
Keywords:
Classification; Informetrics; Knowledge Organization
Local subject classification:
Tagging; Comparing index terms; Informetrics

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dc.contributor.authorKipp, Margaret E. I.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2007-09-18T00:00:01Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-18T23:33:06Z-
dc.date.issued2006-05en_US
dc.date.submitted2007-09-18en_US
dc.identifier.citationPatterns in Tagging: An Analysis of Collaborative Classification Practices in Social Bookmarking Tools 2006-05,en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/105721-
dc.descriptionConnections 2006 in Syracuse, NY, May 20-21en_US
dc.description.abstractThis study analyses the tagging patterns exhibited by users of del.icio.us and citeulike. Frequency data, coword analysis and thesaural comparisons are used to examine tagging practices and determine where they are continuous or discontinuous with traditional classification and indexing. Results show many commonalities and some intriguing differences.en_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.subjectClassificationen_US
dc.subjectInformetricsen_US
dc.subjectKnowledge Organizationen_US
dc.subject.otherTaggingen_US
dc.subject.otherComparing index termsen_US
dc.subject.otherInformetricsen_US
dc.titlePatterns in Tagging: An Analysis of Collaborative Classification Practices in Social Bookmarking Toolsen_US
dc.typePresentationen_US
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