Conversational Interactions

Conversation analysis (commonly abbreviated as CA) is an approach to the study of social interaction, embracing both verbal and non-verbal conduct, in situations of everyday life. As its name implies, CA began with a focus on casual conversation, but its methods were subsequently adapted to embrace more task- and institution-centered interactions, such as those occurring in doctors' offices, courts, law enforcement, helplines, educational settings, and the mass media. As a consequence, the term 'conversation analysis' has become something of a misnomer, but it has continued as a term for a distinctive and successful approach to the analysis of social interaction.
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  • Five Years of SEO: Hummingbird and Knowlegde Graph

    … at search as a keyword-based action (you are looking for something so you type that into the search bar), they now looked at search as ‘communication’. Upon the actual launch Google hinted at the changing way of looking at search very clearly: “Users expect more natural and conversational interactions with a search engine”. Google is expecting people…

    Bas Van Den Beld/ State of Digitalin SEO- 12 readers -
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