A Method for Category Similarity Calculation in Wikis

Track: Posters
Authors: Cheong-Iao Pang and Robert P. Biuk-Aghai (University of Macau, Macao)

Wikis, such as Wikipedia, allow their authors to assign categories to articles in order to better organize related content. This paper presents a method to calculate similarities between categories, illustrated by a calculation for the top-level categories in the Simple English version of Wikipedia.

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