Trends in multimedia web searching: Excite queries

Ozmutlu S., Spink A., Ozmutlu H. C.

3rd International Conference on Information Technology: Coding and Computing (ITCC 2002), Nevada, United States Of America, 8 - 10 April 2002, pp.40-45 identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Conference Paper / Full Text
  • Volume:
  • Doi Number: 10.1109/itcc.2002.1000357
  • City: Nevada
  • Country: United States Of America
  • Page Numbers: pp.40-45
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


This paper provides results from a study analyzing current trends in multimedia Web searching. Results include: (1) multimedia searches are more complex than general searches in queries per user session and terms per query, and (2) audio queries are the most popular type of multimedia queries (compared to video and image queries) in number of queries submitted and query durations.