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Web Spam Taxonomy

Gyongyi, Zoltan and Garcia-Molina, Hector (2004) Web Spam Taxonomy. Technical Report. Stanford.

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Web spamming refers to actions intended to mislead search engines and give some pages higher ranking than they deserve. Recently, the amount of web spam has increased dramatically, leading to a degradation of search results. This paper presents a comprehensive taxonomy of current spamming techniques, which we believe can help in developing appropriate countermeasures.

Item Type:Techreport (Technical Report)
Uncontrolled Keywords:web search, web spam
Subjects:Computer Science > Digital Libraries
Projects:Digital Libraries
Related URLs:Project Homepage
ID Code:646
Deposited By:Import Account
Deposited On:07 Apr 2004 17:00
Last Modified:23 Dec 2008 08:57

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