Web Mining: Extracting Knowledge from the World Wide Web

This chapter addresses existing techniques for Web mining, which is moving the World Wide Web toward a more useful environment in which users can quickly and easily find the information they need. In particular, this chapter introduces the reader to methods of data mining on the Web developed by our laboratory, including uncovering patterns in Web content (semantic processing, classification, clustering), structure (retrieval, classical link analysis method), and event (preprocessing of Web event mining, news dynamic trace, multi-document summarization analysis). This chapter would be an excellent resource for students and researchers who are familiar with the basic principles of data mining and want to learn more about the application of data mining to their problems in Web mining.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Key Laboratory of Intelligent Information Processing, Institute of Computing TechnologyChinese Academy of SciencesBeijingPeople's Republic of China

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