International Conference of Design, User Experience, and Usability

DUXU 2013: Design, User Experience, and Usability. Web, Mobile, and Product Design pp 575-580

Usability Design and Testing of an Interface for Search and Retrieval of Social Web Data

  • Dimitris Spiliotopoulos
  • Ruben Bouwmeester
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
  • Pepi Stavropoulou
  • Dimitrios Tsonos
Conference paper

DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-39253-5_64

Volume 8015 of the book series Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS)
Cite this paper as:
Spiliotopoulos D., Bouwmeester R., Kouroupetroglou G., Stavropoulou P., Tsonos D. (2013) Usability Design and Testing of an Interface for Search and Retrieval of Social Web Data. In: Marcus A. (eds) Design, User Experience, and Usability. Web, Mobile, and Product Design. DUXU 2013. Lecture Notes in Computer Science, vol 8015. Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg

Abstract

The vast amount of data on the web has been extensively harvested for many years for the purpose of digital archiving. In the recent years, however, the social networks contain the sources of most of the debating between the people. Recent approaches include social web information to the archived content for various reasons. This work reports on the usability design and evaluation of a search and retrieval user interface that was designed to retrieve web objects along with semantic information analyzed for the social web. The main task of the interface was to combine the social information with the standard archived content in meaningful and usable ways.

Keywords

Search and retrieval user interfaces social network information usability 

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  • Dimitris Spiliotopoulos
    • 1
  • Ruben Bouwmeester
    • 2
  • Georgios Kouroupetroglou
    • 3
  • Pepi Stavropoulou
    • 3
  • Dimitrios Tsonos
    • 3
  1. 1.Innovation LabAthens Technology CentreGreece
  2. 2.New Media, InnovationDeutsche WelleBonnGermany
  3. 3.Dept. Informatics and TelecommunicationsNational and Kapodistrian University of AthensGreece