Web Spam Detection

author: Marcin Sydow, Department of Intelligent Systems, Web Mining Lab, Polish-Japanese Institute of Information Technology
author: Carlos Castillo, Sapienza University of Rome
published: Nov. 28, 2007,   recorded: October 2007,   views: 10197


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Web spam can significantly deteriorate the quality of search engine results. Thus there is a large incentive for commercial search engines to detect spam pages efficiently and accurately. This talk presents spam detection systems that combine link-based and content-based features, and use the topology of the Web graph by exploiting the link dependencies among the Web pages.

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