Tags on healthcare information websites

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Resumé

This paper explores tags and tagging behaviour on health information websites using an empirical, user-oriented, exploratory case study. Taggers and editors were interviewed about tags and tagging, while taggers solved tasks that included applying tags to a website. This qualitative data was combined with quantitative data; a transaction log analysis that included all tags applied to the site during the logging period. Results showed that taggers and editors disagreed both on the purpose of tags and what characterizes a good tag. Taggers applied tags to describe article content, explain articles, request information, and value article content. Some of these show that tags are not only not only topical descriptions, but communicative by intent. This result can potentially inform the design of tagging features.
OriginalsprogEngelsk
TitelChallenges and Opportunities for Knowledge Organization in the Digital Age : Proceedings of the Fifteenth International ISKO Conference 9-11 July 2018 Porto, Portugal
RedaktørerFernanda Ribeiro, Maria Elisa Cerveira
Udgivelses stedWürzburg
ForlagErgon-Verlag
Publikationsdato2018
Sider684-692
ISBN (Trykt)978-3-95650-420-4
StatusUdgivet - 2018
BegivenhedISKO International Conference - Porto, Porto, Portugal
Varighed: 9 jul. 201811 jul. 2018
Konferencens nummer: 16

Konference

KonferenceISKO International Conference
Nummer16
LokationPorto
LandPortugal
ByPorto
Periode09/07/201811/07/2018
NavnAdvances in Knowledge Organization
Vol/bind16
ISSN0938-5495

Emneord

  • Tags
  • Tagging behaviour
  • health informatics

Citer dette

Ådland, M. K., & Lykke, M. (2018). Tags on healthcare information websites. I F. Ribeiro, & M. E. Cerveira (red.), Challenges and Opportunities for Knowledge Organization in the Digital Age: Proceedings of the Fifteenth International ISKO Conference 9-11 July 2018 Porto, Portugal (s. 684-692). Würzburg: Ergon-Verlag. Advances in Knowledge Organization, Bind. 16
Ådland, Marit Kristine ; Lykke, Marianne. / Tags on healthcare information websites. Challenges and Opportunities for Knowledge Organization in the Digital Age: Proceedings of the Fifteenth International ISKO Conference 9-11 July 2018 Porto, Portugal . red. / Fernanda Ribeiro ; Maria Elisa Cerveira. Würzburg : Ergon-Verlag, 2018. s. 684-692 (Advances in Knowledge Organization, Bind 16).
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