Web mining

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Web mining

Analyzing a website or all of the Web. Web "usage" mining determines the navigation patterns of users on a site and is derived from the server logs. Web "structure" mining examines the link hierarchy of a site in order to improve navigation. Web "content" mining explores the data contained in related sites in order to provide better resources for visitors. See data mining and text mining.
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Second, web structure mining, it mining hyperlinks, hyper link provide information about other documents used in the current document.
With plenty of examples to guide readers from the basics to advanced techniques Markov and Larose cover the basics of web structure mining, including information retrieval and web searches and hyperlink-based ranking, web content mining, including clustering, evaluating clustering and classification and web usage mining, including preprocessing, exploratory data analysis, and modeling for web usage mining through clustering, association and classification.