Identifying Hypermedia Browsing Strategies

A Statistical Approach
  • Kristian Kiili
  • Harri Ketamo
Conference paper
Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 167)


Browsing strategies have been studied mostly from the browsing patterns point of view. In this paper the browsing strategies have been approached with statistical methods. As a final result, a three-cluster browsing strategy model was defined according to empirical data, collected from web-based course. This model could be used as a background for constructing adaptive navigation for web-based learning material. Also a revised framework for navigation is presented.

Key words

hypermedia modelling learning materials 


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© IFIP International Federation for Information Processing 2005

Authors and Affiliations

  • Kristian Kiili
    • 1
  • Harri Ketamo
    • 1
  1. 1.Tampere University of TechnologyPoriFinland

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